Leadership Team

Shira Shavit, MD

Executive Director, Transitions Clinic Network


Emily Wang, MD, MAS

Evaluation Director and Co-founder, Transitions Clinic program


Clemens S. Hong, MD, MPH

Co-founder,Transitions Clinic Program


Jenerius Aminawung, MD, MPH

Evaluation Analyst


TCN Staff

Nathan Birnbaum

Panel Manager/Research Assistant

Annie Brown

Program Assistant

David Pflaum

Panel Manager/Research Assistant

Heather Rosnow

Assistant to the Executive Director

City College of San Francisco Collaborators

Tim Berthold, MSPH

Faculty, Health Education Department, City College of San Francisco


Alma Avila, MPH

Coordinatorof Community Health Worker Program, Health Education Department, City College of San Francisco


Amie Fishman, MPH

Project Director, Transitions Clinic Network/City College of San Francisco Collaborative


National Advisory Board

Carl H. Rush, MRP

National leader and expert on community health workers (CHWs)

Deborah Bachrach, J.D.

Former Medicaid director and deputy commissioner of health for the New York State Department of Health.

Thomas Bodenheimer, M.D.

Adjunct Professor Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Fred Osher, M.D

Advisor to the CSG Justice Center’s initiatives

E. Lee Rosenthal, PhD, MS, MPH

National leader and expert on community health woerks (CHWs)

Tom Roy

Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Corrections

Faye S Taxman, Ph.D.

University Professor in the Criminology, Law and Society Department and Director of the Advancing Correctional Excellence Center at George Mason University.

Sergio Matos, BS, CHW

Cofounder and executive director of the Community Health Worker Network of NYC

Alison Evans Cuellar, PH.D.

Associate Professor in Health Administration and Policy at George Mason University and a Research Associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Glenn E. Martin

Founder and CRT (chief risk taker) of JustLeadershipUSA

Linda Evans

All of Us or None Organizer at Legal Services for Prisoners with Children and former political prisoner