Leadership
José Arévalo, M.D., FAAFP
Chair*
Senior Medical Director, Sutter Health Independent Physicians
Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair*
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Director, Center for Reducing Health Disparities, Director, Community Engagement, Clinical Translational Science Center, UC Davis School of Medicine
Silvia Diego, M.D.
Treasurer*
Practicing Physician, and Chair, Credentialing Committee, California Medical Board
Richard Baker, M.D.
Secretary*
Executive Director, Urban Health Institute, Los Angeles, Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
Margarita Loeza, M.D.
Legacy/Sustainability Leader*
Family Medicine, UCLA, Venice Family Clinic, Chief Technology Officer, www.MiMentor.org
Connie Casillas, M.D.
Director*
Family Physician, Kaiser Permanente
Allison Brashear, M.D., M.B.A.
Director

Dean, University of Davis School of Medicine

James Cruz, M.D.
Director
Senior Medical Director, Blue Shield Promise Health Plan
Robert Olmeda-Barrientos
LMSA Representative

West Region Chief Financial Officer, Latino Medical Student Association and MD Candidate, University of California Riverside, School of Medicine

Alvaro Garza, M.D., MPH
Director
Public Health Officer, retired California Conference of Local Health Officers and Health Officers Association of California
John Valencia, Esq.
Legal Counsel*

Valencia Government Relations, Inc.

Luis. R. "Bobby" Peña
Chief Executive Officer*

President, BPcubed, Inc./BP3

* LPOC Executive Committee Members