Board of Directors

Samantha Phillips Beers

Board Chairperson of Puentes de Salud

Director, Office of Enforcement, Compliance and Environmental Justice (OECEJ)

Steven Larson

Co-Founder and former Executive Director of Puentes de Salud

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Jack Ludmir

Co-founder and former Medical Director of Puentes de Salud

Former Executive Vice President for Equity; Associate Provost Community Engagement at Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health; Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Population Health at Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Hecker

Vice President for Administration and Chief of Staff at Penn Medicine

Daphne Owen

Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Edgar Ramirez

CEO, Philatinos Radio & Iniciativa Mexicanos en Philadelphia

Diane Van De Beek

VP National Contracting for Cigna

Antonia M. Villarruel

Professor and Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Ann West Figueredo

Principal and Co-Founder, Momentum Consulting Group, LLC

Mark S. Wolffe

Professor and Morton Amsterdam Dean, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.