Program Manager, Tuberculosis Elimination
Evelyn joined AAPCHO in May 2020 as the Program Manager of Tuberculosis Elimination, where she manages programs related to maintaining and strengthening current tuberculosis (TB) control priorities. Evelyn is principally responsible for outreaching to AA and NHPI communities at risk for latent TB infection (LTBI) and TB disease, and the health care agencies that serve these populations.
Prior to working at AAPCHO, Evelyn served at LifeLong Medical Care for 6.5 years, where she also served in AmeriCorps—Community HealthCorps, as a direct service provider providing case management and department coordination services. Evelyn supported and empowered patients with high risk needs and addressed social determinants of health to improve health outcomes. In total, Evelyn has over 7 years of experience with Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) at the local level. Evelyn’s passion in community health started through an internship in adolescent health with the UCSF National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health.
Evelyn holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley.