Grantmakers In Health (GIH) is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Fowler, Maria Socorro Pesqueira, Qiana Thomason, Winston Wong, and Emily Yu have been elected to its board of directors. Their three-year terms begin in March 2021.
Elizabeth Fowler, Executive Vice President for Programs, The Commonwealth Fund
Maria Socorro Pesqueira, President, Healthy Communities Foundation
Qiana Thomason, President and CEO, Health Forward Foundation
Winston Wong, Scholar-in-Residence, UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity
|Emily Yu, Managing Director of Partnerships, de Beaumont Foundation; Executive Director, The BUILD Health Challenge|
The GIH board also elected officers whose terms begin in March 2021. Michelle Larkin of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will serve as Chair, Laura Gerald of the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust will serve as Vice Chair, and Brenda Solórzano of the Headwaters Foundation will serve as Member-at-Large. Gil Alvarado of the Sierra Health Foundation will continue to serve as Treasurer and Elena Marks of Episcopal Health Foundation will continue to serve as Secretary.
Garth Graham of CVS Health and Brenda Sharpe of the REACH Healthcare Foundation complete their board terms in March 2021. Laura Landy of The Rippel Foundation has been reappointed to a second three-year term.