Elizabeth Bustos joins San Diego HHSS

San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) announced this week that Elizabeth Bustos will be joining the agency as HHSA’s Community Development Liaison.  Ms. Bustos comes to HHSA from Be There San Diego, where she served as the Director of Community Engagement.

At Live Well, Ms. Bustos will work primarily with community leaders and stakeholders to advance Live Well San Diego, the County’s vision for healthy, safe and thriving communities. She has a strong reputation for bringing people together for health in the region having also served at the Southeastern San Diego Cardiac Disparities Project, San Ysidro Health Center, Comprehensive Health Center, and the San Diego Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

HHSA Director Nick Macchione praised the appointment stating,

 “Live Well San Diego is founded on the principle that to make real, lasting change, all parts of our community need to be engaged and working together.  Elizabeth not only understands that, but has the background to work with communities and agencies to make that happen.”

Ms. Bustos is expected to  start in mid-November.