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Tekisha Everette

Assistant Professor Adjunct; Assistant Clinical Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Tekisha Everette



Dr. Everette promotes equitable health care access, delivery, and outcomes for all people in Connecticut. Before taking the helm of Health Equity Solutions, Dr. Everette served as the Managing Director of Federal Government Affairs with the American Diabetes Association, providing strategic leadership on policy and advocacy initiatives with the White House, several federal agencies, and Congress. Prior to this, Dr. Everette worked as a government relations consultant with Drinker, Biddle, and Reath, LLC, where she represented the interests of several nonprofit health care organizations. Everette has also worked for the Service Employees International Union, RESI, the State of Maryland, and the Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation.

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