The EduCare Team


Executive Staff

Joshua Kim

Founder and Executive Director: UPenn '22. Vagelos MLS studying Biochem & Bio. Research assistant @Boninilab and @CBIR, College DAB co-chair, & chem TA. Coffee fanatic and cavapoo lover.

Annie Luo

Co-Founder and Director of Community Engagement: UPenn '22. Neuroscience, Chem & Psych. Medical assistant, tutor, & photographer. Bakes a lot of banana bread.

John Ta

Co-Founder and Director of Finance: UPenn '22. Studying Biochem, Physics, & Biophysics. Founder of PCC & skateboard start-up; avid math & chem TA. Lifts things up and puts them down.

Vickie Hua

Director of Design: UPenn '23. Studying Health & Societies. Social worker, non-committal bullet journal user & anime watcher. Peanut butter banana toast enthusiast.

Anna Chen

Associate Director: UPenn '23. Vagelos LSM pre-med studying Bio & Econ. Lover of early mornings, matcha oat lattes, and graphic design.

Keaston Simmons

Director of Design Education: Emerging VC/PE impact investor and Penn Chief Learning Officer doctoral student. Investor @ Venture Lab Innovation Fund. Associate @ Penn Medicine-Wharton Fund for Health. Passionate about education, health+wellness, and finance.

Board of Directors

Dr. Stephen Sammut

Chairman of Board: MBA, Ph.D., Chairman of Industry Advisory Board @ Alta Semper Capital. Co-Founder, CEO @ Pangea University for Health Sciences. Senior Fellow for Health Care Management @ Wharton School.

Jeanmarie Kouassi

Founder and Executive Director, Psalm Solutions. Consultant, Women’s Campaign International. Board Member, Friends of Clark Park. Co-Chair, Housing Committee for the Mayor’s Commission for African and Caribbean Affairs.

Advisors

Keaston Simmons

Advisor in Residence: Emerging VC/PE impact investor and Penn Chief Learning Officer doctoral student. Investor @ Venture Lab Innovation Fund. Associate @ Penn Medicine-Wharton Fund for Health. Passionate about education, health+wellness, and finance.

Dr. Iris Feinberg

Associate Director of the Adult Literacy Research Center @ Georgia State University (Atlanta). Health Literacy Researcher and Practitioner. Researching the delivery of culturally and linguistically appropriate health messaging in multi-ethnic communities.

Dr. Jessica Fishman

Behavioral and social scientists @Perelman and Annenberg. Director, Message Effects Lab. Co-Director, Outcomes Measurement and Methods Core.

Aman Kaur

CFCS: Penn Community Health Librarian. Associate Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives.

Jess Paik

Assistant professor @ Azusa Pacific Univesity. M.Ed @ Harvard Graduate School of Education in art and design education. Fulbright scholar. Designer for Stanford's Blood Center.

Richard Perry, M.D.

M.D. @ Jefferson Medical College, post-grad training @ Brown, & certified by American Board of Internal Medicine. Enjoys volunteering, travel, gardening, making furniture, sculpting.

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