Social Service Providers

Care Providers at Howard Brown

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Liz Weck, MSW

Director of Social Services
Sheridan, Clark, Halsted & 63rd
(she/her/hers)

Education and Training:
• Master of Social Work, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, concentration in Advocacy, Leadership, and Social Change
• Bachelor of Arts, English & Educaiton, Beloit College, English & Education

Professional History:
• Ryan White Part C/D Program Manager –Howard Brown Health
• Public Policy Intern—All Chicago, Making Homelessness History
• LGBTQ Outreach Coordinator— University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
• Ryan White & DRS Medical Case Manager—Howard Brown Health
• Case Manager for Bronzville Youth Shelter—Teen Living Programs

Certifications:
• LGBTQ Training Facilitator—University of Illinois Champaign Urbana
• Ryan White Medical Case Manager—AIDS Foundation of Chicago
• DRS Medical Case Manager—AIDS Foundation of Chicago
• First Aid & CPR—Howard Brown Health
• Rape Crisis Advocate—Beloit Sexual Assault and Rape Prevention Program
• Domestic Violence Counselor—Beloit Sexual Assault and Rape Prevention Program

Interests:
• HIV/AIDS
• HCV
• Harm reduction
• LGBTQ issues
• Medication adherence
• Women’s health
• Grief & loss
• Youth empowerment


Ryan White Part A Medical Case Management and DRS Team


Kelly Rice, MPH

Ryan White Part A/DRS Program Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
• Master of Public Health, DePaul University
• Bachelor of Arts, Sociology and Women's Studies, DePaul University

Professional History:
• The Children's Place Association, Case Manager
• Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV), Client Services Manager
• Crisis Center for South Suburbia, Transitional Housing Specialist
• Family Shelter Service, Women's Counselor

Specialty areas and Certifications:
• Take Charge of Your Health Facilitator
• Case Manager (Illinois Division of Rehabilitation Services)
• Medical Case Manager (AIDS Foundation of Chicago)
• 40 Hour Domestic Violence Training

Interests:
• HIV/AIDS
• LGBTQ health
• Aging and wellness
• Public health
• Social determinants of health


Katt Ross, LSW

Ryan White Part A Lead Medical Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education and Training:
• Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW), Ohio State University
Licensure: Licensed Social Worker (LSW)
• Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board

Professional History:
• AIDS Resource Center Ohio, RW A/B Case Manager
• Southeast, Inc., CPST (Community Psychiatric Supportive Treatment) Case Manager
• Southeast, Inc., BSSW Field Practicum
• Franciscan Outreach Association: House of Mary and Joseph, Full-Time Volunteer
• Obama for America, Team Leader
• Working America/AFL-CIO, Community Organizer

Certifications:
• Certificate in AIDS Education, The Ohio State University
• Certified Medical Case Manager, AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC)

Interests:
• Legislative advocacy
• Grassroots organizing
• HIV/AIDS research and clinical trials
• Quality improvement


Noel Cortes

Ryan White Part A Case Manager
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education:
● Bachelor of Science, Computer Engineering, University of Puerto Rico

Professional History:
● Howard Brown Health, Call Center Representative
● CPS, Recess Coordinator
● Accenture, Software Engineer

Specialty areas and Certifications:
● Medical Case Management Certification, AIDS Foundation of Chicago
● Bilingual: Spanish

Interests:
• HIV care and education
• Technology
• Travel


Fran Dioso, MSW

Ryan White Part A Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
● Master of Social Work, Community Health and Urban Development, UIC Jane Addams College of Social Work
● Bachelor of Arts in Communication

Professional History:
● Asian Human Services, Housing Advocacy Intern
● UIC Jane Addams College of Social Work, Graduate Research Assistant
● Heartland Alliance, Women’s Empowerment Program Intern
● Violence Against Women Outreach and Initiative at Michigan State University, Research Assistant

Specialty areas and Certifications:
● Certified Ryan White Case Manager, AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Interests:
• Housing and homelessness
• Women’s health


Esmeralda Flores, MSW

Ryan White Part A Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education
● Masters of Social Work, Dominican University
● Bachelor of Arts, Double major in Psychology and Hispanic Studies at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)

Professional History
● Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, Inpatient Spinal Cord Injury/Disease Care Coordinator intern
● Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, Residential Care Facility Care Coordinator intern
● Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, Group Facilitator for behavioral health support groups intern
● Aging Care Connections, BCBS IL Care Coordinator working with older adults with disabilities intern
● District 99 volunteer, facilitated and worked with teens and individuals with mental health and/or disabilities in school setting

Specialty areas and Certifications
● Certified Ryan White Medical Case Manager
● Certificate in Gerontology, Dominican University
● Hartford Fellowship in Gerontology, Dominican University
● CPR certified, Red Cross
● Comprehensive Care Program Certified, Aging Care Connections
● Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital
● Trained in Motivational Interviewing (MI), Dominican University
● Fluent in Spanish

Interest
• Participatory community based research abroad
• Working with individuals with autism spectrum disorder
• Program developing and implementation


Brandon Green

DRS Case Manager
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education:
• BSW from Temple University

Professional History
• Chicago House and Social Service Agency (Case Manager/Career Specialist)
• Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (Forensic Case Manager)
• Village of Arts and Humanities (Teen Program Co-Coordinator)

Certifications:
• Certified Ryan White Medical Case Manager
• Trained Restorative Justice Circle Keeper


Katherine Vinaitheerthan, LSW, MPH

Ryan White Case Manager Part A
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
• Jane Addams College of Social Work- MSW
• UIC- School of Public Health- MPH
• College of St. Benedict- BA political science and gender studies

Professional History:
• Mental health case manager, Thresholds
• Substance Use counselor, Cook County Courts/TASC
• Program assistant, ACCESS health network
• Research assistant, UIC study at Jane Addams with CIT Program
• Family Health Advocate- Howard Area Home Visiting Program
• Public Health and Community Outreach- 20th Ward Service Office

Specialty areas and Certifications:
• Licensed social worker, State of Illinois Professional Regulation, September, 2015
• Ryan White Medical Case Manager—AIDS Foundation of Chicago, June 2016
• Sexual Assault and Crisis Intervention Training: Rape Victim Advocates (RVA): May 2016
• Interdisciplinary Approaches to HIV Treatment; Medication Adherence Counseling: MATEC: March 2016
• IDDT Training (Integrated Dual Diagnosis Treatment Training): Thresholds: January-March 2016
• Crisis Intervention Training (CIT): Chicago Police Department: April 2015
• IRB CITI Training: University of Illinois at Chicago: January 2015
• Integrated Community Behavioral Health Training: SAMHSA/TASC: 2014-2015
• Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Veterans Affairs Training: November 2014
• Home Visitor Training Program: Ounce of Prevention: April 2013

Interests:
• Trauma informed care and crisis intervention
• Diabetes and chronic disease management
• Interdisciplinary/integrated approaches to primary care
• Social determinants of health


Stephanie Thomas

DRS Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Human Services /Psychology, National-Louis University

Professional History:
• Healthy Families/DOULA Program Coordinator-Lydia Home Association
• Child Welfare Worker- Lydia Home Association
• Clinical Case Manager for Female Juvenile Detention Detainee’s (Neon Girls)-Heartland Alliance
• Graduate Intern Mother and Child Substance Abuse Treatment Unit- Haymarket House

Certifications:
• Licensed Child Welfare Worker-Illinois Department of Children And Family Services/Northern Illinois University
• 40 Hour Domestic Violence Training- Evanston North Shore YWCA
• Medical Case Manager- Aids Foundation of Chicago

Interest/Specialty:
• Health and education advocacy
• Community development and outreach
• Systems Navigation and coordination


Marta Stein, MSW, LSW

HIV Community Link Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education and Training:
• Master of Social Work, Mental Health, University of Southern California
• Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Roosevelt University

Professional History:
• Co-Facilitator for Partner Abuse Intervention Program(PAIP)- Sarah’s Inn
• Crisis Line- Sarah’s Inn
• Foster Care/DCFS Case Manager- Association House
• Outreach Coordinator- The Harbour Inc.

Certifications:
• Partner Abuse Intervention- Sarah’s Inn
• Domestic Violence- Sarah’s Inn
• Motivational Interviewing- University of Southern California
• Problem Solving Therapy- University of Southern California

Interests:

• Domestic violence
• Women and children issues
• Mental health


Adult Linkage-to-Care Team


Eddie B. González

Manager of Adult HIV Services
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Professional History:
• Erie Family Health Center, Clinical Care Coordinator
• Program Coordinator, Project VIDA, Inc.
• Puerto Rican Cultural Center, Mpowerment Health Educator
• JPMorgan Chase, Treasury Support Specialist

Certifications:
• Public Health Boot Camp, DePaul University & AIDS Foundation of Chicago
• HIV Prevention Counseling and Partner Services, Chicago Department of Public Health
• Hispanic HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education, Chicago Department of Public Health & American Red Cross
• Adherence Counseling, MATEC
• Mpowerment EBI, University of California – San Francisco
• Comprehensive Risk Counseling & Services, Denver STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
• CBA Institute for Organizational Development, JSI Research and Training Institute, Inc.

Specialty/Interests:
• HIV/AIDS
• LGBTQ health/wellness
• Integrated care model
• Interdisciplinary health programs
• Analysis of health disparities in underserved communities
• Program monitoring and evaluation
• Programmatic development and implementation
• Public health


Adrian Ellis

Linkage to Care Specialist
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education and Training:
• Bachelor of Science, Youth Development and Leadership: Afro-American & Youth Studies, University of Minnesota

Professional History:
• Howard Brown Health, Certified Medical Assistant & Phlebotomist
• Gericare, Ltd (Park Ridge, IL), Medical Assistant
• Alternative Behavior Treatment Center (Mundelein, IL),
• Residential Counselor
• Rockport Company (Manhattan, NY), Sales Representative

Certifications:
• Certified Medical Assistant, Illinois School of Health Careers

Interests:
• Inequality: economic and social disparities
• Disparities in the application of laws/enforcement
• Social institutionalism
• Social inequality in health
• Fishing
• Outdoor activities/sports


Eric Perry

Linkage to Care Specialist
Halsted
(he/him/his)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Minor in Sociology and Criminal Justice, Purdue University, West Lafayette
• Master of Arts (Expected 2017), Organizational Leadership (Training & Development), Lewis University, Romeoville

Professional History:
• Linkage to Care Support Specialist/AIDS United (AmeriCorps) Member, Howard Brown Health Center – Chicago, IL
• Outreach & Prevention Specialist/Public Allies (AmeriCorps) Member, Step-Up, Inc. - Indianapolis, IN

Certifications:
• HIV Counseling, Testing, Referrals, and Partner Services – Chicago Department of Public Health 2013
• HIV Counseling, Testing, Referrals, and Partner Services – Indiana State Department of Health 2012
• CPR and AED – American Heart Association 2013

Interests:
• Sexual health and education
• LGBT health and advocacy
• HIV/AIDS
• Health disparities in underserved communities/communities of color
• Criminal justice


Adriana Maldonado

Linkage to Care Specialist
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Professional History:
• Store Manager, Flower Shop (private)
• Massage therapist
• Office Manager, Allstate
• Housing Link, 40/60 subsidy program
• EXPRESS
• AmeriCorps, Chicago Health Copr
• Centro Comunitario Juan Diego

Certifications:
• Domestic Crisis line Counselor
• HIV/AIDS Education in Spanish and English
• CPR
• Prevention Counseling/Partner Services Course
• HIV/AIDS Instructors course
• HIPPA Certified
• Hepatitis Training
• OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen
• Basic HIV Education & Prevention Instructors Course
• Harm Reduction/Motivational Interview Training
• Preventing Workplace Harassment
• Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act HIPAA
• Syphilis Health Check Training

Interests:
• Bilingual community outreach
• Domestic violence counseling
• HIV/AIDS prevention programs
• Community service
• Education


T. Nikki Moody

Linkage to Care Specialist
63rd & 55th
(she/her/hers)

Professional History:
• HIV/STD Prevention Coordinator, Aunt Martha’s Youth Service Center – Park Forest, IL
• Resident Support Worker, Christian Community Health Center – Chicago, IL
• Youth Worker I, The Night Ministry – Chicago, IL
• Resident Counselor, The Youth Campus – Park Ridge, IL

Certifications:
• HIV Prevention and Education, Chicago Department of Public Health
• Comprehensive Risk Counseling & Services, Denver STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
• HIV/AIDS Prevention Counseling & Partner Services, Chicago Department of Public Health
• SISTA - EBI, Center for Disease Control and Prevention
• Male Health Educator, Department of Health & Human Services

Interests:
• HIV/AIDS prevention
• Domestic violence
• Teen pregnancy & homelessness
• Sports & music


Ryan White Part C/D Medical Case Management Team


David Sgarbossa, LCSW

Ryan White Part C and D Program Manager
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education and Training:
• Master of Arts, Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
• Bachelor of Arts, Sociology and Women & Gender Studies, DePaul University

Professional History:
• Howard Brown-Behavioral Health Intern
• Edgealliance Phoenix House-Housing Case Manager Intern

Certifications:
• Master’s Certificate NYU- Interdisciplinary Studies in Violence and Trauma
• 40-Hour Domestic Violence Training- Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network
• Green Dot Violence Prevention and Intervention Training

Interests:
HIV
• Interpersonal violence
• Violence prevention
• Sexual assault
• Trauma


Lyndon VanderZanden, LCSW

Lead medical Case Manager, Ryan White Part D
Sheridan, Halsted, Clark, and BYC
(he/him/his)

Education and Training:
Master of Social Work, Mental Health, Loyola University Chicago
Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Loyola University Chicago

Professional History:
• Broadway Youth Center, Resource Advocacy Intern
• Mercy Housing Lakefront, Resident Services Case Management Intern
• Howard Brown Health Center, Outreach Intern

Certifications:
• Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Interests:
• HIV/AIDS
• LGBTQ youth homelessness
• Harm reduction
• Youth empowerment
• Trauma informed care


Benjamin Walker, LCSW

Ryan White Part C Case Manager
Sheridan, Halsted, and Clark
(he/him/his)

Education and Training:
• Master of Social Work, Loyola University of Chicago

Professional History:
• Howard Brown Health – Case Manager, member of Aging Committee
• Test Positive Aware Network—Drop-in counselor with the Mr. Sexx program
• Loyola University Chicago—Intern Therapist and co-facilitator of the Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Group
• Heartland Alliance Refugee and Immigrant Community Services—Employment Case Manager

Certifications:
• Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Interests:
• Adult HIV case management
• Mental health and aging
• Sexual health and substance use in older adults
• Aging in place, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
• Dialectical behavioral therapy
• Asian-American and Asian immigrant populations
• Avid knitter and Divvy bike enthusiast
• Fluent in Japanese, proficient in Spanish


Shanicka Smith

Ryan White Part C Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
• Bachelors of Community Health, Chicago State University
• Master of Public Health, Elmhurst College (2017)

Certifications:
• CPR and AED, American Red Cross

Interests:
• Women’s Health
• HIV/AIDS
• Mental Health
• Youth Services
• Music
• Art
• Urban Novels
• Fashion


Milo Vieland

Ryan White Part D Case Manager
Sheridan
(they/them/theirs, he/him/his)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Comparative American Studies, Oberlin College

Certifications:
• Notary

Interests:
• Trans healthcare
• HIV/AIDS
• Health law


Thomas Ambelgang

Ryan White Part D Medical Case Manager
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education and training:
• Bachelor of Arts, Communications
• Bachelor of Arts, English

Professional History:
• Intensive Case Manager/Glide Housing/San Francisco,
• Adult Crisis Counselor/KHDS/ Kenosha
• Program Manager/Transitional Living Youth Home/KHDS/Kenosha
• Intensive Case Manager/Baker Places/ San Francisco
• Mental Health Specialist/Next Door Shelter – ECS/San Francisco

Specialty/Interests:
• Harm reduction
• Street drug-ARV impact
• Homeless issues


Sam Forsythe, BA Psychology

Ryan White Part D Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Education:
● Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of California Santa Cruz

Professional History:
● Howard Brown Health Center, Medical Case Manager
● Private English Tutor
• Ranchhand, Sokolow Farms

Interests:
• Common Ground Women’s Health Group, Howard Brown
• Engagement into care for immigrant populations
• Community Resource Engagement for families, youth, and children


Megan Hodgkins

Ryan White Part D Case Manager
Sheridan
(she/her/hers)

Professional History:
• AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Outreach, and HIV/STI prevention and testing

Certifications:
• HIV Testing and Counseling via CDPH
• Couple’s Test Counseling
• Personal Cognitive Counseling

Interests:
• Women’s health
• Disease prevention


Veronica Lozano

Ryan White Part D Case Manager
Halsted
(she/her/ hers)

Education
● Bachelor of Arts: Political Science, DePaul University
● Bachelor of Arts: Women’s and Gender Studies, Concentration: Public Policy and Social Justice, DePaul University
● Minor: Psychology, DePaul University

Professional History
• HIV Counselor and Health Educator, Center on Halsted
• Youth Organizer, Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health
• Youth Resource: LGBTQ Peer Educator, Advocates for Youth
• Health Assistant, Chicago Public Schools
• Young Women of Color Leadership Council, Advocates for Youth
• Diversity Educator, DePaul University
• Illinois Public Policy Council, Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health

Specialty areas and Certifications
• Adherence Counseling – MATEC
• OraQuick Advance Training – OraSure Technologies
• Clearview Complete HIV 1/2 Training – Clearview
• Uni-Gold Recombigen HIV Training – Trinity Biotech
• HIV Prevention Counselor – Illinois Department of Public Health
• HIV Partner Services Training – Illinois Department of Public Health
• Motivational Interviewing Training – Howard Brown Health
• Volunteer Lay Parish Chaplain – Bishop Anderson House
• Mental Health First Aid – Mental Health First Aid USA
• Youth Mental Health First Aid – Mental Health First Aid USA
• Domestic Violence 50 Hour Training -- Between Friends

Interests:
• Reproductive justice
• Sexual Health education
• Disability issues
• Women’s health
• Youth empowerment
• Latino issues
• LGBTQ issues


Treatment Adherence and Retention Services


Christopher Raley

Treatment Adherence and Retention Services Program Manager
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education:
• Bachelor of Psychology, University of Louisville
• Master of Science in Social Work, University of Louisville Kent School of Social Work

Employment:
• Intern 2004-2005 at Vincent de Paul Louisville
• Assistant Director of Housing Programs for homeless adults & families at St. Vincent de Paul Louisville
• Center for Women & Children in Louisville working with homeless individuals and families to find and/or maintain housing
• Howard Brown Health as Retention Advocate Jan. 2012 and current role is Treatment Adherence and Retention Services Manager
• Private Practice since 2014 providing general 1:1 counseling to individuals

Certifications:
• Illinois LCSW-in 2013 and currently active
• Certified Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor-2012 and currently active

Interests:
• Travel
• Art
• Museums
• Karaoke
• Political Advocacy


James Zuniga

SPNS Healthvana Program Coordinator
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, DePaul University

Professional History:
• University of Illinois at Chicago, Outreach Worker
• Chicago Department of Public Health, Research Assistant

Interests:
• Intravenous drug issues
• Harm reduction
• Mobile technology
• Community outreach
• Social media platforms
• Research implementation


Rey Cordova, MSW

Retention In Care Specialist
Sheridan
(he/him/his)

Education:
• University of Illinois at Chicago – MSW, Children and Families
• Northeastern Illinois University – BSW

Professional History:
• One Heartland – Leaders In Training Coordinator, Boys Unit Director, Public Speaker(HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention)
• One Summer Chicago – Site Supervisor, Youth Mentor

Specialty areas and Certifications:
• Certification – Psychiatric Rehabilitation – Basic, Wilbur Wright College
• Areas of experience/knowledge – At-risk youth (gang affiliated, foster care, transitional housing, HIV/AIDS), HIV/AIDS education and prevention, mental health

Interests:
• Professional – HIV/AIDS education and prevention, youth service, mental health
• Personal – Art (drawing, etc.), basketball, my cat


Sarah Shulbank-Smith

Retention In Care Specialist
Sheridan
(she/her/hers, any respectful pronouns)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University

Professional History:
• DC Center for the LGBT Community, Advocacy Intern
• Penn State LGBTQA Student Resource Center, Hospitality and Office Operations Intern

Specialty Areas and Certifications:
• Discussing coming out and various LGBTQA+ identities with diverse audiences
• Presenting about the intersections of an LGBTQA+ identity and religion (specifically Judaism)

Interests:
• Music (playing, singing, listening, etc.)
• Watching Chopped


Alicia Williams

Peer Outreach Coordinator
63rd Street
(any respectful pronouns)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Ithaca College

Professional History:
• StoryCorps, Regional Manager
• StoryCorps, Community Engagement Associate

Interests:
• Photography
• Traveling
• Hiking


Lucretia Clay-Ward

Linkage to Care Specialist
63rd Street
(she/her/hers, any respectful pronouns)

Certifications:
Certified Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor


Erica Avant

Linkage to Care Specialist
63rd Street
(she/her/hers, any respectful pronouns)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (seeking), Georgia Perimeter College
• Masters of Life Experience

Professional History:
• HIV/STD/ STI Testing and Counseling @ Aid Atlanta
• Lead Phlebotomist for the men’s STD Clinic @ Absolute Care
• Connect To Care Coordinator @ Chicago House and Social Service Agency

Interests:
• Transgender activist and educator
• Transgender health
• Foster mother
• Entertainer/ Headliner


Nat Ross

Education & Research Associate
Sheridan & 63rd Street
(any respectful pronouns)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago Professional History
• Howard Brown Health, Research Coordinator
• University of Illinois at Chicago, Research Associate

Specialty Areas and Certifications:
• Community Engaged Research Training, Center for Clinical and Translational Science at University of Illinois at Chicago.
• Clinical Research Coordinator Training, Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute at Northwestern University.
• Data Management

Interests
• Implementation Science
• Gender Identity & Engagement in Preventative Health


Survivor Outreach & Advocacy Services


Paige Leigh Baker, Psy.D.

Survivor Outreach & Advocacy Coordinator
(she/her/hers)

Education:
• Bachelor of Arts, Psychology; Women and Gender Studies, Georgetown University
• Master of Science, Clinical Psychology, Nova Southeastern University
• Doctorate of Psychology, Clinical Psychology with a focus on Multiculturalism/Diversity, Nova Southeastern University

Professional History:
• LGBT Mental Health Psychology Fellow - Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital
• Psychology Intern - Captain James A. Lovell Federal Healthcare Center
• Consultant/ Research Assistant - Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center
• Psychotherapist – Broward County Youth Diversion Program
• Clinic Coordinator – Family Violence Program

Specialty Areas and Certifications:
• Veterans Health Administration Office of Patient Care Services Certificate for Interprofessional LGBT Healthcare for Veterans
• Trauma/Sexual Violence/IPV
• Human trafficking

Interests:
• Transgender affirmative healthcare
• Sex positivity
• Multiculturalism/diversity
• Underserved communities