About

About Us

The Community Health Association Inland Southern Region is a champion for community-based health centers and clinics located throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. We provide services to support our diverse membership in providing access to care and quality health services for safety net communities. The Community Health Association Inland Southern Region was founded in 2009, incorporated in 2010, and designated a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in 2011. The non-profit association supports community health centers and clinics serving the safety net in the Inland Southern Region. The Association provides advocacy, public policy promotion and education, as well as resources and networking opportunities for 21 organizations in the membership which represent 116 community-based health centers and clinics throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. In 2021, member health centers and clinics reported 1,354,589 annual patient visits, serving 439,854 unduplicated patients across the Inland Southern Region.



Mission

We exist to support our membership and community partners to ensure accessible, high-quality, and cost-effective health services.

Vision

We envision health care access for all and efficient use of health services and resources in the Inland Southern Region.


Team Members


Jodie Wingo, MHA

President and Chief Executive Officer


Briana Eason, MPH

Compliance Project Director


Janet Gonzalez, BS

Lead Program Coordinator


Jacqueline Perez, BS

Operations Coordinator

Sendy Sanchez, MPH

Senior Director of Policy & Government Affairs


Athena Montiel, MPH

Director of Workforce Development &
Inland Empire AHEC


Saul Castrejon, BS

Program Coordinator