Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker,    MD, MPH, FACP

     Board Director

Cheryl is an adviser to First Mile Care and Managing Director at Health2047 Inc. She is an accomplished physician executive and transformational entrepreneur practiced in managing in matrixed and complex environments. Her work has been at the intersection of academia, industry, government, and non-profit sector to grow companies at the intersection of growth for impact. Cheryl is the founder of Complete Care Management Partners LLC, providing Medicaid focused urban based delegate care management services to Fortune 100 payors. She was a Co-Founder of NextLevel Health Partners, Inc., the only African-American owned medicaid managed company in the country. She is a member of the board of directors of Equality Health, a company focused on value-based care delivery in Medicaid and a Senior Medical Advisor for Bexa, an innovative breast screening technology. She is a member of the Hyde Park Angels venture fund and an investor in several companies. Cheryl received her BS in Biology from Emory University, MD from Washington University School of Medicine, MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health; Internship in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Hospital, and Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California San Francisco.