Position: Board of Directors
Dr. Gary Kirkilas is a pediatrician in Phoenix, Arizona with a unique practice. His office is a 40 foot medical R.V. that travels from shelter to shelter providing free care to the Phoenix homeless youth population. Gary’s passion for providing care to the underserved first started after spending a month in Oaxaca, Mexico with CFHI’s Cultural Crossroad program in 2005. Since then he was the 2006 CFHI Alumni Grant recipient where he created an Alcohol and Sex Education curriculum in a rural village in Oaxaca. He later served as a student-liaison for the Cultural Crossroads program in Oaxaca in 2007. He served on the Alumni Advisory Board as Vice Chair in 2015-2016. He is currently the Board Chair of the current Alumni Advisory Board.