Board of Advisors

Marcia Angell, MD
Senior Lecturer in Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Former Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine.

George Bachrach
Lecturer in Journalism at Boston University. Former Massachusetts State Senator and Gubernatorial Candidate.

Pat Downs Berger, MD

Elaine Bernard, PhD
Executive Director, Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School.

Kathleen Bittetti
Executive Director, the Artists Foundation.

Jeff Crosby
President, IUE-CWA Local 201 and North Shore Labor Council.

Joseph Curtatone
Mayor of Somerville, Massachusetts.

Carlos Da Silva
President, Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS)

Linda DeBenedictis
President, New England Patients Rights Group.

Sheila Decter
Executive Director, Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action (JALSA).

Rev. Judy and Dr. Marshall Deutsch

Steve Early
CWA District 1

Rashi Fein, PhD
Professor of Medical Economics, Emiritus, Harvard Medical School.

Mary Ford
Former Mayor of Northampton, Massachusetts.

Robert Gaw
President and CEO, National Association of Socially Responsible Organizations (NASRO).

Renee Gellman, MD

Suzanne Gordon
Journalist, Author, Editor, and Lecturer.

Jerome Grossman
Past President and Executive Director, Council for a Livable World.

John Healey

Peter Hiam
Former Massachusetts Commissioner of Insurance and Chair of Rate Setting Commission.

David Himmelstein, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Cofounder of Physicians for a National Health Program.

Hubie Jones
Former Dean, Boston University School of Social Work and President, Roxbury Community College.

Sarah Kemble
Executive Director, Community Health Center of Franklin County.

Mel King
Former Boston Mayoral Candidate and Cofounder, Rainbow Coalition Party.

Peter Knowlton
President, UE Northeast Region

Susan Leslie
Director for Congregational Advocacy and Witness, Unitarian Universalist Association.

Brian O’Malley, MD
Internist and Founder, Cape Care.

Peggy O’Malley, RN
Board Member, Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA).

Julie Pinkham, RN
Executive Director, Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA).

Kenneth Reeves
Mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Arnold Relman, MD
Professor Emiritus of Medicine and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.Former Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine.

Barbara Roop, JD, PhD
Campaign Co-Chair, Health Care for Massachusetts Campaign.

Grace Ross

Alan Sager, PhD
Professor, Boston University School of Public Health. Co-Director, Access and Affordability Monitoring Project.

Leo Stolbach, MD

Steve Tolman
President, Massachusetts AFL-CIO.

Bill Walczak

Jamie Willmuth

Rand Wilson
Communications Director, SEIU Local 888.

Jackie Wolf, PhD

Steffie Woolhandler, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Cofounder of Physicians for a National Health Program.