Board Treasurer and Secretary

Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Abby Charles joined The Well Project Board of Directors in the Spring of 2012.

Founder and Emeritus Board Member

Dawn Averitt is the Founder and Emeritus Board Member of The Well Project, a non-profit organization formed in 2002.

Board Member

Dr. Jen Kates is Vice President and Director of Global Health & HIV Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation

Board Co-Chair

Dr. Judith Auerbach is a public sociologist, independent science and policy consultant, and Adjunct Professor in the School of Medicine at UCSF. 

Board Member

Kim specializes in international business law, such as mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance and compliance, and advising nonprofit organizations.

Board Member

Melissa Tischler is a strategist focused on the design of new products, services, and experiences.

Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair

Richard Averitt joined The Well Project in early 2002 to help his sister, Dawn, evolve the vision of The Well Project into a sustainable public service organization.

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