SFCCC Board of Directors
brenda storey, Chair
Brenda Storey is the CEO at Mission Neighborhood Health Center. A Social Worker by training, Brenda earned her MSW at the University of Connecticut with a concentration on Administration and Planning. Brenda has over 25 years of experience in the Health and Human Services Sector.
David Knego, vice chair
David Knego has been the Executive Director of Curry Senior Center since 2007, leading the charge to increase the center’s impact on the lives of San Francisco seniors in need. During his tenure at Curry Senior Center, he has launched new programs, expanded the volunteer base, and led the organization through a rebrand.
ana valdes, md, secretary
chief healthcare officer
Dr. Valdes has been the Chief Healthcare Officer at HealthRIGHT 360 since 2014. She has built her career around providing care to the underserved and uninsured, including serving as the Medical Director at St. Anthony's Medical Clinic for over a decade.
Dr. Eddie Chan is the President and CEO of North East Medical Services (NEMS). Prior to joining NEMS, Dr. Chan served as the Clinical Operations Manager for Kaiser Permanente in South San Francisco, CA.
dr. richard gibbs
Dr. Richard Gibbs founded the San Francisco Free Clinic with Dr. Tricia Gibbs in 1993. He is currently the President of the clinic, where he continues to see patients and teach. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 25 years.
Tere Brown, MNA
deputy executive director
Tere Brown is the interim Executive Director at St. Anthony’s. She brings with her decades of commitment to the community, spending eighteen and a half years as the Chief Program Officer of Catholic Charities SF. She is passionate about providing leadership in an organization committed to improving the lives of others through positive social impact. She holds a Master’s degree in Non-Profit Management from the University of San Francisco.
Lance Toma is the CEO of San Francisco Community Health Center, a multicultural health services, education, and policy organization that stands as a bedrock of support for San Francisco’s most marginalized and vulnerable communities. He has been a major force in ensuring that communities of color and those living with HIV/AIDS have a place to be served and heard.
Ana Noriega has been the Site Director at Native American Health Center since 2015. She previously worked as Dental Clinic Manager at 7 Directions and has over 15 years of experience in community dental clinics in the Fruitvale District of Oakland and Arizona.
Gilda Gonzales has served as PPNorCal's CEO since 2017, serving as the interim CEO since 2016. She has been with PPNorCal since February 2014, serving as Senior Vice President of External Affairs. Previously, she served an eight year tenure as the Chief Executive Officer of The Unity Council, a community development organization, serving Oakland and the greater Bay Area.
vp, primary care and behavioral health
Michelle Kletter is the Vice President of Primary Care and Behavioral Health at BayMark Health Services. She is responsible for the integration of primary medical and mental health services that are provided throughout BayMark clinics, operated under the BAART Programs and MedMark Treatment Centers brands.
Consumer Advisory Panel
SFCCC’s Consumer Advisory Panel (CAP) serves as a committee of its Board of Directors. CAP is comprised of active patients of SFCCC member health centers and provides ongoing feedback on clinic services from the patient perspective.