Meet Our Fellows

Since 2009, GHC has trained, supported, and amplified the impact of over 1,000 health equity leaders through our leadership development programs. Get to know the diverse changemakers who are part of our powerful, growing network.


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Amina Isom

With a Master’s in Public Health from Morehouse School of Medicine, Amina Isom has a background in health communications, health education and...

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Amira Iwuala

Currently, Amira Iwuala serves at the Alliance to End Hunger as the U.S. Policy Associate. She works with the Advocacy Committee to...

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Bo Hwang

Bo Hwang is a study coordinator, HIV case manager, and peer health educator. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of...

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Caitlin McKenna

Based in Oakland, California, Caitlin McKenna (she/her) works as a Research Coordinator at Ibis Reproductive Health on qualitative and quantitative studies focused...

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Catherine Nardi

Catherine is a passionate, solutions-oriented leader in the DC-metro food system, with a background in community engagement, nutrition and food access program...

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DeMarre Conrad Richmond

DeMarre Richmond has over five years of healthcare experience, specifically within the Medicaid and Medicare markets. He currently serves as Public Health...

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Dennis Hermida-González

Dennis Hermida-González is an experienced Community Health Worker, currently working at ONE Neighborhood Builders in Providence, RI as their Housing Programs Manager....

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Elena Maria Teare

Elena Maria Teare comes from a research-activist background in global Indigenous land rights, climate justice, and nonprofit communications. After earning a master’s...

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Emma Hunter

A public health emergency preparedness professional, Emma Hunter currently serves as Regional Coordinator for the Association of Bay Area Health Officials. In...

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Emma Strauss

Emma Strauss is a Health Insurance Specialist at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), where she works on the development...

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Ethan Penha

Ethan Penha is currently an Associate in Health Sector Strategy for Partners In Health, where he lends his background in STEM to...

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Isha Padhye

Isha Padhye is a Research Associate at NORC at the University of Chicago in the Health Care Evaluations department. She recently graduated...

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Jolynn Meza Wynkoop

Jolynn Meza Wynkoop currently serves as the Project Director/Data Coordinator for the Helping Impact Women and Youth Grant with Samaritan Health Services...

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Josselyn Zavala

Josselyn currently works as a Research Coordinator at NYU Langone Health-Bellevue Hospital Emergency Department in various clinical investigations on substance use disorders....

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Landon Myers

For the past three years, Landon has been a passionate advocate for health equity working as an Associate with the Infectious Diseases...

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Madeline Carwile

Currently based in New York City, Madeline Carwile is committed to using data and evidence to improve healthcare outcomes. Madeline serves as...

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Maria Plata

Maria Plata is a natural-born storyteller who uses her gift to uplift stories of her community’s diversity through her blog, Roots of...

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Meagan Dunham

Meagan Dunham is a licensed master social worker (LMSW) and public health enthusiast. She has dedicated interests in data analysis and mental...

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Nickolas Gold-Leighton

With over 10 years of experience in community health initiatives, Nickolas Gold-Leighton is committed to making a positive impact on a local...

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Oluwatosin Ogunsola

Oluwatosin Ogunsola currently works as a Mitigation Specialist at the Virginia Department of Health, focusing on COVID-19 and infectious disease control. In...

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Paris Acosta

Paris Acosta is a trained doula from Kyle, Texas committed to improving postpartum care for new mothers and families, as well as...

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Precious Ukaegbu

Precious Ukaegbu is an emerging preventive medicine and public health leader passionate about harnessing health innovation in tackling pressing health and disease...

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Richon Ohafia

Richon Ohafia is based in Houston, Texas with a background in telehealth and health informatics. In her current role as the EHE...

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Shivam Bhargava

A passionate advocate based in Chicago, Illinois, Shivam Bhargava earned a B.S. in Neuroscience with minors in Social and Economic Justice and...

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