The Executive Committee is responsible for approval and governance of the Gravity Project through the following main activities: 

  1. Approves overall strategic priorities with input from the Program Management Office (PMO) and Strategic Advisory Committee, at least annually.
  2. Reviews and approves budgets and budget narratives.
  3. Approves and oversees Contracts.
  4. Approves the Guidelines and any amendments, as needed.
  5. Supports the PMO in fundraising by identifying and reaching out to potential sources of funding, as needed.


Member NameOrganization
Mark CarrozzaHealthLandscape (American Medical Association)
Kelly CroninAdministration for Community Living 
Deborah DonovanHighmark Health
Caroline Fichtenberg (Co-Chair)Social Interventions Research and Evaluation Network 
Danielle Garrett

Community Catalyst

Andrea Gelzer (Co-Chair)AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
Tom GiannulliAmerican Medical Association
Rachel KrausmanUnited Way 211
Erin MackayNational Partnership for Women & Families
Sam MeklirOffice of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Michelle ProserNational Association of Community Health Centers
Aaron SeibNewWave
Sheila ShapiroUnited Healthcare
Daniel SteinNational Interoperability Collaborative
Walter SuarezKaiser Permanente / Health Level Seven Inc