Joshua Collier

Joshua E. Collier is a certified Community Health Worker for The Dell Medical School at UT Austin, based at the Collinfield Clinic which is operated by The Lone Star Circle of Care, a FQHC clinic.  As a CHW he provides social care to patients through referrals, systems navigation, chronic disease education and advocacy.  He has […]

Trey Ashmore

Trey Ashmore is a sophomore majoring in Business Honors, Plan II Honors, and Finance at the University of Texas at Austin. Trey currently works as a Research Assistant to Dr. Anjum Khurshid and a real estate agent with the Connect Door group, facilitating student housing leases in West Campus. Beyond school and work, Trey serves […]

Eric Nordquist

Eric is an applied psychologist with 15+ years of leadership experience successfully bringing technology products to market for Fortune 50 companies such as General Motors, Dell, and Boeing. His broad psychology background has given him the foundational knowledge of experimental design and his focus area of engineering psychology taught him how to design products that […]

Joshua Cone

Summary: An experienced leader in multiple industries, Josh has led multi- and interdisciplinary teams in process improvement, operations, training, and budgetary aspects of business. Josh has consistently built and grown departments and guided implementations and operational improvement efforts with some of the best organizations in their respective industries. He holds a Six Sigma Green Belt […]

Muhammad Usman

Muhammad Usman Sadiq is an Undergraduate Research Assistant. He is an Undergraduate student in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin.

Rania Sohail

Rania Sohail is a Graduate Research Assistant at the Khurshid Labs where she is assisting the Social and Health Information Platform (SHIP) team on sustainability, scalability, and knowledge creation. She is a current graduate student at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at UT Austin specializing in international development and social policy. Rania […]

Nishi Viswanathan

Nishi Viswanathan leads Texas Health Catalyst, a program designed to accelerate the clinical translation of promising health innovations and move the needle on better health. Over the past eight years, Viswanathan has worked with the bioscience division of Austin Technology Incubator and several life science startups including university-spinoffs helping with strategy, marketing and business development. […]

Kate Pounders

Dr. Pounders is an Associate Professor at The University of Texas at Austin in the Stan Richards School of Advertising & PR. Her research examines consumer psychology in the domains of persuasion and consumer well-being. Specifically, herresearch focuses on how facets of motivation, such as identity, emotions, and the goal-striving process – interact to influence […]

Carmen Valdez

Carmen R. Valdez, Ph.D., is an associate professor, chief of the Division of Community Engagement and Health Equity and faculty director of Community-Driven Initiatives in the Department of Population Health. She is also an associate professor in The University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Valdez is a community-based participatory researcher […]