CTCA Executive Committee (EC)

CTCA is led by volunteers from local and state TB Control programs within California. The Executive Committee (EC) consists of elected officers and representatives from large, medium and small/rural health jurisdictions. 

Executive Committee (EC) Officers, 2019-2020: 

Past President: April King-ToddRN, BSN, MPH (Los Angeles County) 

President: Susan Strong, NP, TB Controller (San Bernardino County)

Incoming President: Katie Kelsch, BSN, RN, PHN, TB Program Manager (Yolo County)

Secretary-Treasurer: Susannah Graves, MD, MPH, TB Controller (San Francisco)

Ex-Officio Member: Jennifer Flood, MD, MPH, Chief, TB Control Branch Chief (California Department of Public Health (CDPH))

At-Large Members:

TB Controller-at-Large: Lisa Goozé, MD, TB Controller (San Mateo County)

Nurses and Allied Health Professionals Forum (NAHPF) Co-chairs: Veronica Pehl, RN, MSN (San Joaquin County) with Michael Joseph, Program Liaison (CDPH)

Rural and Small Health Jurisdictions (RSHJ): Vacant, Incoming President is sharing her RSHJ perspective.

Extra EC Member:  Angelito Bravo, Program Manager, Pulmonary Disease Services, (Orange County Healthcare Agency)  

The Executive Committee meets once a month to advance the work prioritized at the beginning of the EC cycle, usually July though June. All CA TB Program staff are welcome to join these calls. Our calls are currently scheduled for first Thursdays, 2-4PM. Contact us through this website for call in information.