Amish Doshi serves as the lead evaluation scientist for the Black Infant Health Program (BIH) in the Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health Division (MCAH) at the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). He has spent nearly twelve years in MCAH in a variety of scientific roles including ten years with BIH and two years as the lead scientist for the Adolescent Family Life Program (AFLP). Prior to state service, Amish earned his MPH from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine. His public health areas of expertise and interests include culturally responsive evaluation, reducing health inequities, social determinants of health, program development, continuous quality improvement, implementation science, and community-based participatory research. He believes in leading with empathy and that the future public health workforce must make it personal and challenge the status quo by creating welcoming organizational cultures of learning and innovation (from within).