Whitney is a passionate community architect obsessed with connecting the dots of health care to provoke change for the greater good.
She is the Director of Flip the Clinic, a project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Whitney started in healthcare 15 years ago as the manager of a clinical practice, launching its EHR, redesigning the obstetrics patient record. Moving to DC, she collaborated with policy leaders and advocates to conduct research and enact policy changes around health professions education and health workforce team design. Most recently, she led the Great Challenges at TEDMED and additional projects featuring her work include: Access our Medicine, a project of Mindset Foundation, and Script your Future. An alumni herself, Whitney is a founding member of the Space Camp Alumni Advancement Board and Space Camp Alumni Association. Whitney holds a Master of Public Administration and a Master of Survey Research from the University of Connecticut.