CareAcademy Advisory Board


Julia Carabas, MBA, MHL, Payer and Value Based Care Strategy, Health Tech

Julia Carabas is a health tech strategist who has spent the past five years leading operations, payer strategy, and value-based care efforts for Quartet Health, an innovative mental health start-up working with health plans and health systems to improve access to mental health services. Julia is currently working on launching a new health tech start-up. She has held roles at Uber, Wunderman Digital, and DDB Global and her career spans health tech, marketing and advertising, and tech innovation. Julia has a Masters of Healthcare Leadership from Brown University and received her undergraduate education from NYU’s Stern School of Business. 

Donna Levin, CEO, Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College

Donna Levin is the CEO of the Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College. The Blank School builds entrepreneurial leaders with empathy, morality, compassion, and drive to produce scalable solutions that can benefit individuals, communities, and the world. Prior to joining Babson, Donna held faculty appointments at Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan School of Management and served as the inaugural Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at WPI.

Donna was the co-founder of, the world’s leading online destination for helping families find and manage family care with over 33 million members across 20 countries.  During Donna’s tenure at, she played key roles in building and leading high performing teams and scaling the company from idea to IPO. Donna was also VP of Operations at Upromise, an online service that helps families save for college, that was acquired by Sallie Mae.

Donna currently serves on the boards of directors of, Zero to Three, a science-based advocacy organization working to ensure all children have a strong start in life, ADL, a leading anti-hate organization, Mass General Brigham Community Physicians Organization, the Mass Technology Leadership Council and WBUR Boston.

Donna holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management and a BA from Emerson College.


Kerry Burnight, PhD, Founder, Gerontologist, Inc

Dr. Kerry Burnight is a gerontologist who served as a professor of Geriatric Medicine for 18 years at University of California, Irvine. Burnight co-founded and directed the nation’s first Elder Abuse Forensic Center and the national non-profit, Ageless Alliance: United Against Elder Abuse. 

For 5 years, Burnight served on the executive leadership team of GrandPad, a technology firm connecting over 100,000 adults using custom-engineered tablets.  She led a team of colleagues ages 82-106 who uncovered thousands points of frustration and solutions to overcome those frustrations. Kerry Burnight is the founder of The Gerontologist, Inc, an advisory firm for companies serving older adults and is a guest expert on programs including CBS news, The Doctors, the Dr. Phil Show, and Money Matters. She received the US Attorney General Award and her work serving older adults.


David Rosales, Chief Strategy Officer, VNSNY

David Rosales is Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), the nation’s largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization. Appointed to his position in June 2018, Mr. Rosales oversees VNSNY’s Strategic Program Development, Performance and Innovation, Government Programs Management, and Government Grants functions.


Robert Espinoza, Vice President of Policy, PHI

Robert Espinoza is the Vice President of Policy at PHI, where he oversees its national advocacy, research, and public education division on the direct care workforce. In 2020, he was selected for the first-ever CARE 100 list of the most innovative people working to re-imagine how we care in America today and as one of Next Avenue’s 2020 Influencers in Aging. He serves on the board of directors for the American Society on Aging and the National Academy of Social Insurance.


Moses Adedoyin, Senior Director, Product Innovation at Florida Blue

Moses is currently Senior Director of Product Innovation at Florida Blue, a subsidiary of GuideWell, a not-for-profit health solutions company dedicated to serving all Floridians in the pursuit of health. In his role, he is responsible for leading new opportunities and ventures from early concepts to market launch. Adedoyin is passionate about leveraging technology to find innovative solutions that address customer needs.


Kevin Smith, CEO of Best Of Care & President of the  Home Care Aide Council of  Massachusetts

Kevin Smith is helping his agency and industry adapt to home care’s challenges and opportunities within today’s cost-constrained health care environment. Smith has served as the Board President of the Home Care Aide Council of Massachusetts since 2018.


Meaghan Rajkumar, Executive Director of Strategic Insights, Southern New Hampshire University

Meaghan Rajkumar leads strategic insights for SNHU, one of the largest non-profit Universities in the U.S. today. She is passionate about helping the higher education industry build a more equitable future and has been working as a consultant and higher education leader for over a decade. Previously, she helped stand up SNHU’s internal consultancy at the Innovation Center, founded SNHU’s Office of Integration and Transformation and has worked as an advisor on policy and for start-up companies in education.


Anne Tumlinson , CEO, ATI Advisory and Founder of Daughterhood

Anne Tumlinson leads the nation in setting the direction of aging and disability policy. She founded ATI Advisory, a DC-based research and advisory services firm that works to reform health and long-term care delivery and financing for the nation’s frail and vulnerable older adults. Anne also founded and runs Daughterhood, an online and in-person community that connects family caregivers with each other for support and information.

Anne shares her research and expertise with a wide array of policy and business leaders. She has testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee and the Senate Aging Committee and has appeared before the Congressional Long-Term Care Commission and the Bipartisan Policy Center. Anne advises payer, provider, and financial leaders on strategic development and growth opportunities. She writes regularly about innovation in healthcare and aging, contributing to Health Affairs, Huffington Post, McKnight’s Long-Term Care News, and Aging Media Network. 

Anne serves on the Aetna Medicaid Advisory Panel and the Caregiver Action Network Board of Directors and is a member of the National Academy of Social Insurance. In 2018, Anne was named an Influencer in Aging by Next Avenue. 

Anne spent her early career working in government, first as a healthcare advisor to Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) and then as the lead for Medicaid program oversight at the Office of Management and Budget. She joined Avalere Health in 2000, leading the firm’s provider practice and developing business intelligence products for 14 years.

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