Our Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Quality Assurance Director
Dr. Anadure is an experienced medical professional with an MBA in Healthcare management. She possesses strong leadership skills with a commitment to implement quality improvement techniques leading to better patient experience and improved health outcomes.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Carlos R. García
With 35 years of experience in accounting, fiscal management, financial records keeping, and practice management systems Mr. García helps manage Foothill’s accounts and costs, both extremely important to ensure affordable care is always being provided.
Information Technology Director
Technology is a key factor to achieve success in the health care environment. With a Master’s in computer engineering and more than 30 years of working experience, ShuChung truly believes that we can improve the quality of life for the people in our community.
Dr. Salazar graduated from the University of San Carlos of Guatemala. He has been able to provide quality of care to under-served and under-insured communities of Santa Clara County. He is an advocate for educating and positively impacting patients.
Associate Medical Director
Miguel A. Dorantes
Associate Medical Director (South-county)
Dr. Dorantes is originally from Michoacán, Mexico and is graduate of University of Baja California (UABC) and served his residency at Kern Medical Center (UCLA affiliated) located in Bakersfield California. He is an established and well-determined physician who is committed to assisting the underserved communities such as Foothill Community Health Center. He takes pride in serving our multi-cultural community and has proven himself a great asset to the team.
Shilpa S Mehta
Dr. Mehta has lived in the San Jose area since 1994. She is a graduate of UCSF’s International Dental Studies program and has been practicing general dentistry since 1990. She is most passionate about helping the under-served and is a member of the ADA, CDA and Santa Clara Dental Society.
Associate Dental Director
Dr. Phorth has been with FCHC since 2017. She is proud to work with a team of dedicated individuals who are committed to serving the community. Outside of work, she loves to travel, try new food, attend live music events, and run half marathons.
Behavioral Health Director
Behavioral Health is an integral part of a person’s health and well-being. Nicole strives to ensure that under-served members of our communities have access to this essential service. Nicole received her Masters Degree in Social Welfare from U.C. Berkeley in 1997.
Associate Behavioral Health Director
Katie has been with FCHC since 2012 and has held a variety of leadership roles. As a therapist, Katie believes life is all about balance; some days the best self-care may be to binge-watch Netflix, other days it might be tackling a difficult task you have been avoiding. Katie enjoys traveling, being outdoors, and eating good food.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
As COO, Mr. O'Brien works with the CEO to advance the organization's mission, vision, core values, strategic priorities, and growth goals. He has worked for FQHCs for over 10 years. He holds a BA in Political Science from UC Riverside and MPH from SJSU.
Mr. Kozuma reviews the health center’s compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The review includes financial sustainability, clinical performance, and risk management.