Andrew McGuire (Executive Director) Andrew is a MacArthur Fellow (1985-1990), Kellogg National Leadership Fellow (1982-1985), and received an Emmy Award after his film, “Here’s Looking At You, Kid,” was broadcast by PBS. He has two Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters: conferred by the University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, and by California State University. He holds the position of Associate in the Johns Hopkins University’s School of Public Health and Adjunct Faculty, Sociology Department, Sonoma State University. Before coming to California OneCare, Andrew was Executive Director of Health Care for All-California
Georgia Brewer (Associate Director) Georgia oversees California OneCare’s educational campaign in support of healthcare equality and Medicare for All. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from UCLA, Georgia pursued postgraduate studies in Mexico City. Upon her return to the U.S., she established a career as a commercial lines insurance agent, eventually reaching the position of VP of Commercial Lines at Wells Fargo Insurance Services, Southern California. In 2005, she took time off from her career to manage her ailing father’s healthcare needs. It was then she confronted firsthand the chaos and cruelty of the U.S. healthcare system. Convinced that everyone should have the security of free choice of doctors and affordable coverage like Medicare, she dedicated herself to the fight for healthcare equity.