Sofia Andrade is passionate about improving the diversity of our healthcare field in order to reduce health disparities and increase access to high-quality healthcare for underserved communities. She started her career in the California State Capitol, serving as a legislative aide in the Senate and Assembly. Sofia now serves as a Workforce Development Program Manager at CommonSpirit Health, a national not-for-profit healthcare system. There she works with executives, community organizations, and key education patterns in building pipelines for underrepresented communities to enter into the healthcare workforce. Sofia holds a MPH in Health Policy and Management from the University of California, Berkeley.