CMQCC Executive Committee

The Executive Committee ensures that CMQCC continues to deliver value to our stakeholders by providing guidance on our strategy and priorities and supporting CMQCC’s mission of reducing preventable maternal morbidity, mortality and racial disparities in California maternity care.

Committee Members

Member Name Representing
Ifeyinwa Asiodu
RN, PhD, IBCLC
AWHONN, UCSF School of Nursing
Joy Burkhard
MBA
2020 Mom
William (Bill) Gilbert
MD
Sutter Health 
Jeffrey B. Gould
MD, MPH
Stanford University

Robert Imhoff

Health Quality Institutes
Miranda Klassen AFE Foundation

Mashariki Kudumu
MPH

March of Dimes
Lisa Korst
MD, PhD
Childbirth Research Associates, LLC
Leslie Kowalewski California State Department of Public Health
Chris Krawczyk
PhD
Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
David Lagrew
MD 
St. Joseph HOAG Health

Lawrence Lurvey
MD, JD

Kaiser Permanente
Elliot Main
MD
CMQCC
Sarah Mandel
MD
Kaiser Permanente, Northern California 
Manuel Porto
MD
University of California, Irvine
Diana Ramos
MD, MPH
California Department of Public Health, Maternal, Child & Adolescent Health Division
Usha Ranji
MS
Kaiser Family Foundaiton
Stephanie Teleki
MPH, PhD
California Health Care Foundation
Holly Smith
MPH, MSN, CNM
American College of Nurse Midwives
John Wachtel
MD, FACOG
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

Zachary Zwolak
MD 

Ventura County Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency