Health Access California Board of Directors

Current board members as of October 2018


Joan Pirkle Smith

Americans for Democratic Action – So. CA

Cynthia Buiza

California Immigrant Policy Center

Sarah de Guia

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network, Inc.

Michelle Cabrera
(Vice President)

SEIU – CA State Council

Kelly Hardy
(Vice President)

Children Now

Emily Rusch
(Vice President)

California Public Interest Research Group


Brian Allison

AFSCME California

Mayra Alvarez

Th Children’s Partnership

Nancy “Nan” Brasmer

California Alliance for Retired Americans

Lori Easterling

California Teachers Association

Stewart Ferry

National MS Society – MS California Action Network

Aaron Fox

Los Angeles LGBT Center

Roma Guy

California Women’s Agenda

Alissa Ko

Planned Parenthood Affiliates of CA

Kathy Ko Chin

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Christina Livingston

Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment

Joseph Tomás McKellar

PICO California

Maribel Nunez

California Partnership

Gary Passmore

Congress of California Seniors

Joshua Pechthalt

California Federation of Teachers

Art Pulaski

California Labor Federation

Thomas Saenz

Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund

Horace Williams

California Black Health Network

Sonya Young

California Black Women’s Health Project

All organizations listed for identification purposes only.