Dr. Claude L. Jones, DO, MPH, MSc
President and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Jones was named President and Chief Executive Officer of the Care Alliance Health Center in January of 2020. Most recently, he served as Chief Medical Officer of Care Alliance and will retain that title. In this role, he provided executive oversight and leadership in developing strategic focus in social determinants of health and health equity, strengthening public-private partnerships, increased connection between public health and clinical medicine, and implementing an outcomes-driven approach to program policy and development.
Dr. Suparna Mahalaha, DDS
Chief Dental Officer
Dr. Suparna Argekar Mahalaha, earned her dental degree from Case Western Reserve University and completed her general practice residency at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. She also holds a Master in Public Health from Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Mahalaha joined Care Alliance Health Center in January of 2009 as a full time Dental Provider. Serving on the dental team for over eight years now, Dr. Mahalaha has been instrumental in the growth and expansion of Care Alliance’s dental practice. Dr. Mahalaha enjoys caring for patients of all ages; however, she has a special interest in dental care for geriatric patients. In addition to working at Care Alliance, Dr. Mahalaha also serves as a faculty member and instructor at the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine.
Anthony Felici, CPA, MBA
Vice President, Finance
Anthony Felici joined Care Alliance in 2017 with almost 20 years of diverse health care leadership and management experience. His background includes financial, operational, and strategic expertise gained at agencies ranging from start-ups to large health care organizations. Mr. Felici brings a depth of experience in the for-profit and non-profit sectors, having worked in both industries. In previous positions, Mr. Felici served as controller, CFO, consultant, and interim CEO. Anthony, or Tony, as he is more often known, is a Certified Public Accountant (active). He received a Masters of Business Administration in Finance degree from Cleveland State University, and a Bachelors of Science in Accounting degree from The Ohio State University.
Leora Lanzola, MBA
Vice President, Development and Marketing
Leora Lanzola joined Care Alliance Health Center in August 2020 with over ten years of experience in the non-profit sector. She oversees development, fundraising, grants management, and marketing. A native Clevelander, Ms. Lanzola is committed to assessing and addressing community needs through innovative programs and partnerships that create positive and sustainable impact. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Art History from The Ohio State University, a Master’s in Business Administration with a focus on non-profit management from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, and a Certificate in Experiential Education from Hebrew College in Boston.
Vice President, Nursing
Doris Williams joined Care Alliance in 2018 with over ten years of experience implementing, interpreting, and assuring compliance with clinical regulatory and accreditation standards. As Director of Nursing, Ms. Williams plans, coordinates and manages nursing and clinical support personnel. She is also responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of nursing care and services provided to patients and for maintaining quality care that is consistent with clinic and regulatory standards. Ms., Williams assumes the responsibilities of daily operations in the absence of Medical Director.