A Seventh-day Adventist Organization

Advisory Council

The IHPL Advisory Council guides the Institute on its priorities, partnerships and programs. The members represent diverse sectors including healthcare, public health, faith, non-profit and academic institutions.

David R. Williams Ph.D.


David R. Williams, PhD
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Professor of Public Health
Jon Andrus, M.D.

Jon Andrus, MD
University of Colorado Center for Global Health
Senior Investigator, Division of Vaccines and Immunization

Jon Andrus, M.D.
Marice Ashe, JD, MPH
ChangeLab Solutions
Founder and CEO
Bill Davenhall
Bill Davenhall
Health and Human Services Industry Solutions
Retired Global Manager
Deborah A. Freund, Ph.D.
Deborah A. Freund, PhD
Claremont Graduate University
Professor of Economic Studies
Gary Gunderson M. Div.

Gary Gunderson, MDiv
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Vice President, Faith and Health

Peter Long, Ph.D.
Peter Long, PhD
Blue Shield of California Foundation
President and CEO
Ronald O. Loveridge, Ph.D.

Ronald O. Loveridge, PhD
University of California, Riverside
Associate Professor of Political Science

Mary Pittman, Ph.D.
Mary Pittman, DrPH
Public Health Institute
President and CEO
Paul Torrens M.D., M.P.H.
Paul Torrens MD, MPH
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Professor Emeritus