Adolph P. Falcón
Executive Vice President
National Alliance for Hispanic Health
Mr. Falcón, Executive Vice President, provides leadership and management for the Alliance’s program portfolio and development efforts. He also oversees the science and policy portfolio of the Alliance, including serving as Director of the Alliance’s Healthy Americas Institute at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. A nationally recognized expert on Hispanic health policy, he played a leading role in the landmark Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Act of 1990; has been active in decades of legislation expanding access to quality health services, improving the science base, and closing equity gaps; and, most recently has led efforts for inclusion of equity in COVID-19 response and recovery legislation and implementation of equity mandates at state and community levels.
In a career committed to the policies and services that serve the aspirations of Hispanic communities, prior to joining the Alliance Mr. Falcón was editor-in-chief of the Journal of Hispanic Policy, a Ziegler Fellow in Civil Rights and Human Liberties, a senior associate at the Boston Redevelopment Authority, and a family services program director at the Hill Health Center. He received his Master in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and his Bachelor of Arts from Yale University.