Linell Catalan, RN, BSN, Director of Programs & Special Initiatives, is a seasoned healthcare professional seeking to improve health care and wellness for vulnerable populations. She is skilled in chronic illness care coordination and case management. Linell is passionate about improving systems and bridging gaps in health care. She has worked as a health care consultant focused on quality and performance improvement tactics catered to safety-net clinics. More recently, in collaboration with key site stakeholders and the local public health department, she developed a pandemic protocol to minimize workplace exposure and sustain critical operations and production at a biopharmaceutical company. Linell is a Registered Nurse and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. She is currently in graduate school, hoping to complete a Masters of Science in Public Health Nursing.