Meet the North Coast Clinics Network Team

The North Coast Clinics Network (NCCN) serves its members through a variety of services including policy and advocacy, training and education, quality improvement, health awareness campaigns, community collaborations and partnerships, and professional development aimed at improving the health of residents on the North Coast.

Strategic Partner, Health Alliance of Northern California (HANC) and NCCN also work together throughout the region to improve the health outcomes of our rural communities. Both partners work in collaboration with the Regional Associations of California (RAC), our statewide California Primary Care Association (CPCA) as well as the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC).


Tim Rhine

Tim Rine

Executive Director

Mr. Rine has served as the Executive Director for the last 16 years and has been working with NCCN for over 19 years. Under the direction of Mr. Rine, NCCN has become one of the recognized leaders for supporting community health through its member clinics focused on serving the most vulnerable and underserved residents in Northern California. Mr. Rine serves on the board of directors for several organizations including the California Primary Care Association, North Coast Health Information & Improvement Network, and the Clinic Mutual Insurance Company. Mr. Rine also participates in several local organizations including the Community Health Alliance of Humboldt and Del Norte, the North Coast Health Leadership Team, and the Cal Poly Humboldt College of Professional Studies Advisory Board. Mr. Rine is passionate about advocating for the rural residents in our communities and for health equality for all, regardless of ability to pay.

Brenda Rosdahl, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Rosdahl has been working with NCCN for over 16 years and serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the organization. Ms. Rosdahl works with external auditors and foundation partners on finance related issues for the consortium. Ms. Rosdahl works part-time for the network and also maintains her own private accounting business in McKinleyville, California

Kathy Stromme

Accounts Payable

Ms. Stromme has been with NCCN for over 7 years and is responsible for accounts payable transactions for the network. Ms. Stromme was previously the CFO for a large manufacturing agency in Sacramento, Ca before moving to the North Coast to be near family.

Strategic Partners

Doreen Bradshaw

Executive Director

Doreen Bradshaw is the Executive Director for the Health Alliance of Northern California, (HANC), the sister consortia located in eastern Northern California. Ms. Bradshaw serves in a leadership capacity on many statewide advisory groups and boards and brings a wealth of knowledge around rural health policy and community systems. Ms. Bradshaw partners with NCCN to help lead and facilitate several peer networks, learning communities and collaboratives. She can be reached at: doreen@thehanc.org

Melanie Ridley

Consultant, Quality Improvement

Melanie Ridley is a Quality Improvement expert focused on health system re-design, standardized processes and data-driven decisions to improve outcomes for patients and organizations. Ms. Ridley leads the quality improvement work for NCCN and HANC as well as the QI Peer Network. She can be reached at: melanie@ridleyconsulting.net

David Lavine

Policy and Communications Director

David Lavine is a Policy and Communications Director for the North Coast Clinics Network and the Health Alliance of Northern California, (HANC), the sister consortia located in eastern Northern California. Mr. Lavine brings over 10 years or legislative and policy experience working with community health centers in rural California. Mr. Lavine is also the past chair of the Consortia Policy Group (CPG) and current chair of the Special Populations, Agricultural, and Rural Committee (SPARC) for the California Primary Care Association. Mr. Lavine facilitates policy and advocacy activities, legislative relations and federal education for NCCN and HANC members. He can be reached at: David@theHanc.org 

Gabriel Deckert

Project Director

Gabriel Deckert is a Quality Improvement and Data Informatics Director for the North Coast Clinics Network and the Health Alliance of Northern California, (HANC), the sister consortia located in eastern Northern California. Mr. Deckert is responsible for the design and implementation of data analytics for member organizations and the consortia. Mr. Deckert provides timely quantitative quality dashboards and multi-year organizational profiles as well as providing 1-on-1 technical assistance as an Improvement Advisor for consortia members. He can be reached at: Gabe@theHanc.org