Vice President, External Affairs, San Ysidro Health
Ana R. Melgoza, MPA, is Vice President of External Affairs for San Ysidro Health (SYHealth). Ms. Melgoza is committed to SYHealth’s mission of improving the health and well-being of the communities served with access for all and has been a part of SYHealth leadership for nearly 20 years. As part of the Executive Team, Ms. Melgoza oversees government relations/advocacy, public/private/non-profit partnerships, private fund development, social media, media relations and corporate communications.
Ana is a graduate of the National Urban Fellows Program and Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) Leadership Institute.
Ms. Melgoza serves as: Advisory Member for the National Council on Aging- Equity in Aging Collaborative; Commissioner and Inaugural Chair for the Healthy Chula Vista Advisory Commission; District 1 Representative -San Diego County Health Services Advisory Board; and Boardmember for Circulate San Diego. Ana was honored with the San Diego County Health Equity SHEro award for her advocacy and exemplary representation of service to all especially underserved families by County Vice Chair Nora Vargas.