LEADERSHIP

The Peter Harbage Fellowship is a scholarship fund with the Tides Foundation, a 501(c)(3) founded in 1976. The fellowship is led by Executive Director, Ingrid Aguirre Happoldt, Peter’s longtime friend and colleague with input and support from a talented Advisory Committee. The Advisory Committee includes:

 

  • Ingrid Aguirre Happoldt, Executive Director, Peter Harbage Fellowship and Policy Consultant, Clients include Blue Shield of California Foundation and Culturally Responsive Domestic Violence Network

  • Sarah Arnquist, Chair of Harbage Fellowship Advisory Committee and Vice President of Client Partnerships at Beacon Health Options

  • Susan Boring, Biologist and Grants Manager, US Fish and Wildlife Service

  • Toby Douglas, Former Head of the CA Department of Health Care Services and Senior VP of National Medicaid, Kaiser Permanente

  • Verna Kuo, Founder and CEO, VHK Investments

  • Peter Mackler, Executive Director, Healthcare Policy and Advocacy at City of Hope

  • Jennifer Ryan, Vice President, Harbage Consulting

  • Suzie Shupe, Former Chief Executive Officer, Redwood Community Health Coalition and Consultant

 

In addition to the Advisory Committee which seeks to develop and oversee the fellowship, a Fellowship Committee will help review applications. Fellowship Committee members include:

 

  • Ingrid Aguirre Happoldt, Executive Director, Peter Harbage Fellowship and Policy Consultant

  • Kim Belshe, Former Secretary of California Health and Human Services Agency and Executive Director of First 5 Los Angeles

  • Peter Long, Senior VP Blue Shield of California