Elaine has been with the TCHC board since 2002 and has served through several administrations, new service sites and continued program expansions. She has been an advocate for healthcare based on need and not ability to pay for as long as she remembers. Elaine provides experience in the area of long range planning, community involvement, and organizational management. She has been a volunteer with Mission San Jose Chamber of Commerce. Elaine earned her Associate’s degree from Wright Junior College in Chicago.