Maeve Forster, MS

H_GHS - Central Admin

Davion Gray

Online Teaching Assistant
UCSF Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Action

Las Vegas Native who is currently attending UNLV studying Communications and
Business. I Love Shopping, Food, Outdoor activities and adventures. I also do Video design and
am currently a creative director and marketing specialist for a few non profit organizations.

Luis Gutierrez-Mock, MA, MPH

Pandemic Response Specialist
GHS - Central Admin

Luis Gutierrez-Mock, MPH, MA, joins the UPIEA team with 20 years of experience working in transgender HIV prevention through direct service, advocacy, research, and capacity building roles. He recently directed TRIUMPH/Triunfo, a community-led transgender PrEP demonstration project at the Center of Excellence for Transgender Health at UCSF. Luis holds an MA in Sexuality Studies, a second MA in Ethnic Studies, and an MPH with an emphasis in community health education. He is currently a doctoral student in medical sociology at UCSF.

Kelly Harvard

Program Manager
H_GHS - Central Admin

Kelly Harvard serves as the program manager for the UCSF Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Inclusion (UPIEA) and provides broad operational support to all programming. Ms. Harvard has been with UCSF for over 5 years. Previous to joining UPIEA, she was involved in malaria elimination research. She has experience collaborating with technical experts and other stakeholders, including high-level decision-makers, to advance global health policy and operational guidance.

Ramanjot Kaur

Pandemic Response Specialist
H_GHS - Central Admin

Ramanjot Kaur is a Pandemic Response Specialist. In this role, she supports contact tracing and case investigation and serves as a member of the implementation research team. Ramanjot recently graduated from UC Berkeley with a Master's of Public Health in Global Environmental Health. In the past, she has had the opportunity to work with underserved communities in a variety of settings, including with social services at urban hospitals and with water & sanitation projects in India and Costa Rica.

Vincent Ledesma

Learning Management & Design Specialist
UCSF Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Action

I’ve worked in higher education since 2002, providing technical support to faculty and staff. Prior to coming to UCSF, I worked for Austin Community College as an Educational Technology Specialist. In that role I helped with technical issues in the classroom and with the learning management system. I was born in San Marcos, TX and attended Texas State University where I received my Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology. I’m currently pursuing my Master of Education in Educational Technology from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Elizabeth Macias Rojo

Program Manager, Cultural Humility and Vaccines Communications
GHS - Central Admin

Elizabeth Rojo is a Program Manager for the Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Action (UPIEA) working on COVID-19 related efforts. In particular, she works with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and several Community Based Organizations on the creation of a Cultural Humility Module for Case Investigators/Contact Tracers as well as the expansion of Communities of Practice across the State. Prior to COVID-19, she worked in global health and research areas that include: HIV, Emergency Medicine, Global Health Education, and Minority Aging.

Solange Madriz Silva

Academic Coordinator
H_PPH-Central Admin

Andrew Maher

Director, Learning Hub

For nearly 15 years, Andrew has collaborated with ministries of health, national laboratories, statistics agencies, and non-governmental organizations to monitor, prevent and train public health workers to control HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. As Director of the Learning Hub for UCSF’s Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Inclusion (UPIEA), Andrew oversees standards for the design, delivery, and evaluation of trainings related to COVID-19 preparedness and response.

Brooke Malone

Public Health Educator
H_GHS - Central Admin

Jeffrey Mandel, PHD,MPH


Alexander Marr

Project Coordinator

Mr. Marr is a Program Coordinator and Technical Adviser with the Global Strategic Information Group in UCSF Global Health Sciences where he supports bio-behavioral surveillance projects, interventions to improve testing and linkage among MSM (Project Boithato), and capacity-building in HIV surveillance, data analysis, and data use. He is the primary data analyst and analytic adviser for programs in South Africa, including national surveillance of MSM and FSW. Additionally, he is the Project Coordinator for IBBS surveillance projects in Suriname and Jamaica.