Dr. Shelley J Cooper founded Diversity Telehealth in 2015, a telemedicine consulting firm that specializes in bringing healthcare to underserved populations in diverse communities. Located in Kansas City’s historic 18th & Vine Jazz District, Diversity Telehealth has formed relationships with area healthcare and civic organizations that are attempting to revitalize a culturally rich, but underserved community within its urban core. As a 25-year veteran educator, Dr Cooper has completed several projects involving school-aged children, namely the pediatric tele behavioral pilot at charter school in KC. Currently, she is collaborating with Asthma Ready Communities on their TUAC initiative within the Kansas City, Missouri Public Schools.