Jacquelyne Leigh

Board Member

Dr. Felita Jones is the current Chief Executive Officer for REACH having taken over the helm July 2019. Dr. Jones holds a doctorate degree in Education with a specialization in Organizational Leadership from the University of La Verne.  She received both her Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration from California State University Long Beach.  Dr. Jones has over fifteen years of experience in overseeing nonprofits and community based programs serving marginalized and under served communities. Previously, Dr.Jones spent nearly seven years overseeing the Breathmobile Program; a pediatric asthma disease management program aimed at shifting pediatric patients from episodic care to preventative care.  She is a published author having penned an e-textbook on healthcare management and leadership with a tenured professor at CSULB and has been published in various medical journals on the issues of health disparities, asthma management and community based healthcare for low income populations.