Trina Gonzalez
Vice President, Policy

Trina Gonzalez currently serves Vice President, Policy at the California Hospital Association (CHA), where she is responsible for developing CHA’s policy positions on a wide range of legislative and regulatory issues that affect California hospitals and health systems, including managed care, health care coverage, health information exchange, and community benefits. 

Trina previously served as Director of Community Integration at UC Davis Health and Program Officer at the Milbank Memorial Fund, a national foundation dedicated improving population health by connecting state policymakers with the best available evidence and experience. She also spent over a decade in public service in California state government, where she served as Interim Chief, Center for Innovation at CalPERs, Assistant Secretary for Public Health and Emergency Medical Services with the Health and Human Services Agency and Deputy Director for Pollution Prevention at the Department of Toxic Substances Control.

Trina holds a master degree in Public Policy from Princeton University, a master degree in Political Science from the University of Hawaii, and bachelor degree in International Relations from Scripps College. 

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