Meet the TEAM UP Team

Leadership

Anita Morris, MSN, FNP-BC

Anita Morris, MSN, FNP-BC

Project Director

Emily Feinberg, ScD, CPNP

Emily Feinberg, ScD, CPNP

Director, Emerging Projects

Chris Sheldrick, PhD

Chris Sheldrick, PhD

Co-Director, Research & Evaluation

Megan Cole Brahim, PhD, MPH

Megan Cole Brahim, PhD, MPH

Co-Director, Research & Evaluation

Sonia Erlich, LMHC, MFA, MA

Sonia Erlich, LMHC, MFA, MA

Deputy Director for Workforce Development and Training

Charlotte Vieira, MPH

Charlotte Vieira, MPH

Deputy Director for Model Implementation

Megan Bair-Merritt, MD, MSCE

Megan Bair-Merritt, MD, MSCE

TEAM UP C-Suite Champion

The Team

Elijah Boliver, MPH

Elijah Boliver, MPH

Data and Implementation Analyst

Peggie Bobo, JD

Peggie Bobo, JD

Communications Manager

Arth Hin, BLA

Arth Hin, BLA

CHW Role Coordinator

Sorraya Jaiprasert, MPH

Sorraya Jaiprasert, MPH

Data Analyst

Jihye Kim, PhD

Jihye Kim, PhD

Research Scientist

Gayathri Krishna, MPH

Gayathri Krishna, MPH

Project Coordinator

Stephanie Kuntz, DO

Stephanie Kuntz, DO

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Brejaunasha "Bre" Miller, MHA

Brejaunasha "Bre" Miller, MHA

Operations Manager

Sonya Nguyen, MPH

Sonya Nguyen, MPH

Project Coordinator

Jessica Rosenberg, MPH

Jessica Rosenberg, MPH

Data Manager

Dana Rubin, MD, MSW

Dana Rubin, MD, MSW

Psychiatry Integration Liaison

Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board serves to provide on-going consultation, support and guidance to the initiative. The Board is composed of experts in areas critical to the success of the TEAM UP Initiative, including clinical, operational, policy, evaluation, and consumer/patient representation.

Board Members

Russ Phillips, MD

Director of the Center for Primary Care and the William Applebaum Professor of Medicine and Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Harvard Medical School
[Co-Chair]

 

Lissette Blondet, EdM

Executive Director
Massachusetts Association of Community Health Workers

 

Susan Dargon-Hart, LICSW

Vice President of Clinical Health Affairs
Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers

 

Kate Ginnis, MSW, MPH

Senior Policy Advisor
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

Kimberly Hoagwood, PhD

Cathy and Stephen Graham Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
New York University School of Medicine

 

Parinda Khatri, PhD

Chief Executive Officer
Cherokee Health Systems

 

Cindy Mann, JD

Partner
Manatt Health

 

Pam Sager, JD

Executive Director
Massachusetts Parent Professional Advocacy League

 

John Weisz, PhD

Professor of Psychology
Harvard University

Lauren Smith, MD, MPH

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Vice President of Strategic Portfolios
[Co-Chair]

 

Donna Cohen Ross, BA

Independent Consultant

 

Richard Frank, PhD

Senior Fellow and Director of The Schaeffer Initiative on Health Policy at the Brookings Institute; Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School

 

Josh Greenberg, JD

Vice President of Government Relations
Boston Children’s Hospital

 

Sue Kaufman, MS

Independent Consultant

 

Laurel Leslie, MD

Vice President of Research, American Board of Pediatrics;
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

 

Benjamin Miller, PsyD

Independent Consultant

 

Marylou Sudders, MSW

Senior Policy Advisor
Smith, Costello & Crawford

 

Larry Wissow, MD

Division Chief, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital Raisbeck Professor and Head, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UW School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Funding partners

All activities within the TEAM UP for Children initiative are made possible through the contributions of our community partners and funding partners.

Career opportunities

Are you interested in completing an internship with TEAM UP or learning more about other career opportunities?