Tressa Hillman

Community Health Worker, Valley Homeless Healthcare Program, San Jose

Tressa Hillman is a Community Health Worker for Santa Clara County. She has lived experience and serves as a medical and social liaison for recently incarcerated individuals with high-risk for homelessness. Tressa's goal is to improve linkage to medical care, reduce recidivism and hospitalizations, while improving quality of life. She makes connections by treating each person with dignity and respect.