(352) 372-1095
PO Box 12016, Gainesville, FL 32604

our Team

Laura Ramirez
Special Projects
MPH, University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions.. Gainesville, FL Pending: May 2017
Ilse Rodriquez
Administrative Support
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Pending: May 2019
Johanda Rodriquez
Special Projects
Provides program oversight for projects serving special populations. Advocacy expertise in programming which addresses women in crisis, transition and survivorship. Co-chair of the North Central Florida Social Service/Hispanic Alliance.
BA in Social Work, Universidad del Este en Puerto Rico
Anne Hernandez
Curriculum Support Specialist
Anne is blending her medical and public health skills to coordinate the curriculum development of RWHP's new Community Health Club programs as well as project support for RWHP's outreach programming.
BSRN, University of Florida; George Washington, Washington, D.C. MPH (pending)
Art and Media Director

Provides design, layout and pre-press expertise for print media. Maintains the RWHP's online presence by designing and updating the website and providing content for social media and networking accounts.
BS in Advertising and Communication, University of Florida.

Andrea Goldenson
Mental Health Advisor
Andrea works with the Director of Development in oversight of the certified Peer Advocate services of our Let’s Talk About It program. Additionally, she will be lead reviewer of RWHP’s outreach and education materials addressing emotional health, medication literacy and their intersect in self efficacy, prevention and accessing of care.
Doctorate in Pharmacy, University of Florida, Masters and PhD in Psychology from Capella University
Angela Bakidis
Having worked as coordinator for community based programs: Let's Talk About It and A Mi Alcance, Andrea now serves as evaluation and program development support. Angela has worked in community-based health education both domestically and internationally, specifically in Central America and Africa. Her research interests include HIV and women's health issues.
MPH, University of Florida

Team Leaders

Fran Ricardo
Director of Development

Fran Ricardo brings her experience as an educator and publisher of health-related journals into her RWHP work. As the Director of Development, Fran coordinates communication with community partners, directs our advocacy programming and works on the development and distribution of community-based materials.  
BA in Education, University of Florida College of Education

Robin Lewy
Director of Programming

Robin Lewy brings her training and curriculum development expertise to our programming. Robin has worked in health justice in Central America and the Southeastern United States for the past 30 years. As Director of Programming, she serves the coordinator of the RWHP's Community Health Worker initiatives and the coordination of testimonial media projects. 
MA in Community Development and Popular Theatre, University of Nebraska/Omaha