Avenue 360 Leadership

Dr. Charlene Flash, President and CEO

An infectious disease physician, Charlene Flash developed one of the first comprehensive HIV prevention programs (pre-exposure prophylaxis in the United States. She has served in senior clinical or administrative positions at Harris Health System (Ben Taub Hospital) and Legacy Community Health. She has been part of the Kaiser Family Foundation’s #AsktheHIVdoc series and has taught at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston since 2012. A graduate of Yale University and Rutgers University’s Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, her work on HIV has appeared in the New York Times and on COVID-19 in the Houston Chronicle and Houston Public Media.

Recent media interviews:


Board of Directors

Luis R. Torres, PhD University of Houston, President

Lindsey Grimes, Insperity HCM, Vice President

Ericka Brown, MD, Treasurer

Grace A. Loudd, PhD Texas Southern University, Secretary

Daisy Morales, Community Health Choice

Cynthia Middleton, Covenant House

Kelly Young, Career and Recovery Resources, Inc.

Diane McGehee, Bering Memorial UMC

Lizzette Tienda, Keller Williams

Charlene Flash, MD, CEO, Avenue 360 Health & Wellness (Ex Officio)