Executive Director Xavier Morales, PhD, MRP

Xavier Morales, PhD, MRP

Executive Director

Dr. Morales, a longtime advocate for health equity and environmental justice, has worked to enable community-led initiatives to address health equity and also to promote multi-sector approaches to prevent violence.  Taking an expansive view of what constitutes health, he has diligently worked to enable opportunities for youth development, workforce development, college access, supporting prisoner reentry, alternatives to detention, early childhood development, affordable housing and mentoring programming.  Dr. Morales, originally from Sanger, California, studied Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley and City and Regional Planning at Cornell University.

LCHC Rebecca De La Rosa

Rebecca DeLaRosa, MPA

Director of Legislative Affairs

Rebecca DeLaRosa develops, manages, and implements the legislative and policy agenda for the Latino Coalition for a Healthy California. Prior to joining LCHC, Ms. DeLaRosa worked on health equity issues as Legislative Director for Assemblymember Luis Alejo and Field Representative for Assemblywoman Anna Caballero. Ms. DeLaRosa received her Master’s in Public Administration from Columbia University and her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of California, Davis.

Adriana Mora

Health Policy Outreach Associate

Adriana Mora received her Bachelor of Science in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior from the University of California, Davis. During her time at UC Davis Adriana participated in one of the student-run clinics that provides free health services to the under-served communities. Since then she has continued her efforts in providing culturally and linguistically competent health services and education by working with one of the Federally Qualified Health Centers serving the Sacramento area.