Staff and Advisors


Julia Puebla Fortier
Executive Director

Candice Mathew Healy

Project Manager

Brittany Smith
Research Associate

Gale Petersen
Web Manager

Anne Turner

Expert Advisory Group

Our advisors guide our strategy and contribute their expertise to the project.

Cindy Brach
Agency for Healthcare Research and Policy

Esther Han
Student, Boston University School of Medicine

Robert Like
Center for Healthy Families and Cultural Diversity, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Cindy Roat
National Language Access Consultant

Amy Wilson-Stronks
The Joint Commission

Mara Youdelman
National Health Law Program


Technical Advisory Group

Our technical advisors help us refine the strategy for the tools we use.

Siobhan Champ-Blackwell
National Network of Libraries of Medicine, MidContinental Region 

Ellen Howard
Ethnomed, Harborview Medical Center 

Anthony Schmitz
Health Advocates


Peer Learning Group Moderators

Our moderators preside over our two types of peer learning groups.

Jeffrey Ring
White Memorial Medical Center

Darci Graves
SRA International, Inc.

Erin Bowman
California Health Care Safety Net Institute

Loretta Estes

Carl Rush
Community Resources LLC

Diana Carr
Health Net of California

Nadia Sawaya
NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation

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