Our People

Roots Community Health Center Staff

Our Providers

Jason Reinking, MD • Physician, Street Team Outreach Medical Program
Rajiv Bhatia, MD • Physician
Donald Golden, MD • Physician
Danielle Williams, MD • Physician
Georgina Grimm, FNP
Amsale Gugessa, FNP
Management Team


Noha Aboelata, MD, Chief Executive Officer (bio)



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Gwendolyn Hamilton, MD, Chief Medical Officer



Aquil Naji, Chief Operations Officer  (bio)


Larry D. Hill

Larry D. Hill, Director of Operations


Yusef-Andre Wiley

Yusef-Andre Wiley, Sr., Regional Director



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Latrail Crawford, Director of Finance


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Alma Burrell • Regional Director

Dawn Louisa • Clinical Services Manager
Barron Bradley • Workforce & Logistics Manager
Askia Muhammad • HealthyMeasures Program Manager

Y’Lonn Burris • Policy & Public Affairs Manager
Shannon Thurman • Operations Manager


Board of Directors

Robert Donald, Chair

President, Trebor Business Services

Sabrina Johnson, Pharm-D, Secretary 

President, Pharm-Assure

Mayssa Sultan, MPA, Lac, Treasurer 

CEO & co-director, Integrative Clinics International, Inc.; Licensed acupuncturist and herbalist

Taahir Prather, Member

Inmate Correspondence Specialist; Costco Employee

Sampson Wiley, Member

Community Leader; Retired chartered engineer for Los Angeles School District

Anika Johnson, Member

Co-director, Johnson Family Care Homes

Aquil Naji, Member 

Center Chief Operations Officer, Roots Community Health Center

Yusef Wiley, Member – ex officio 

Regional Director, Roots Community Health Center

Noha Aboelata, MD, Member – ex officio 

Chief Executive Officer, Roots Community Health Center

Advisory Board

William Taylor, Esquire Attorney At Law
Denise Burroughs Principal, Carl B. Munck Elementary School
Chris Akhidenor, CPA Certified Public Accountant, Akhidenor Accounting Firm
Aisha Mays, MD Adolescent Medicine and Family Physician

Diyana Mendoza-PriceOur People