Lindsay du Plessis DrPH, MPH, joined the CMQCC team in March 2022 as the California Perinatal Community Engagement Coordinator. She has an extensive public health background addressing health disparities, collaborating with community partners, and implementing intervention and prevention strategies that empower and improve outcomes among vulnerable populations. In her current role, she organizes and implements outreach activities in partnership with local, regional, state of California and national agencies to reduce maternal, fetal, newborn and child morbidity and mortality among at-risk populations. Lindsay earned a BA in Sociology with a minor in African American Studies from UC Berkeley and a Master of Public Health (MPH) in Behavioral Science and Health Education from Emory University. She then pursued a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) in Community Health Sciences with a minor in Epidemiology at UCLA.