Bio

Matilde L. Roman, Esq., Senior Vice President and Chief Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Officer, WMC Health

Matilde L. Roman, serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Officer at WMC Health, where she leads, designs, and directs the integration and alignment of diversity and inclusion best practices for the network. Prior to joining WMC Health, Matilde served in the inaugural role of Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at NYC Health + Hospitals, where she developed the diversity and inclusion program from the ground up. A graduate of New York Law School, she has devoted her career to developing policies and programs to support underserved communities that both improve meaningful access to important services and drive positive social change. 

Recognized as one of the Top Diversity Officers in the U.S., Matilde spent most of her career in the public sector advancing equity and access initiatives to support the well-being of individuals and families. In her current role, and in previous roles as General Counsel, Deputy Commissioner and Senior Policy Advisor, Matilde’s contributions led to the development and implementation of innovated solutions and programs that created social and economic value to affect positive change and empower communities.