Senior Training Specialist, Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU)
Dr. Michelle Fernandez, DSW, MSW is the Senior Training Specialist at the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) working at the STAR² Center in health center workforce retention and recruitment training. Dr. Fernandez has over six years of training development and management experience and previously worked at NACHC and RAINN. As a social worker, she focused her career on advocating for medically underserved populations and survivors of sexual trauma. She earned her Doctor of Social Work and Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California and holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from New York University.