Our Team


 Richard A Jackson, MD- Founder and Executive Director

Dr. Jackson is an Endocrinologist and founder and President of Health Analytics Solutions, which provides proprietary data analysis and visualizations from a variety of healthcare databases, as well as consultations on chronic disease management.He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and an adjunct investigator at the Joslin Diabetes Center.He is an avid Red Sox fan, and enjoys spend at Fenway Park throughout the baseball season.


  Kim DeMattia, MA- Program Manager

Kim received her Master of Arts in Health Communication from Emerson College in Boston, MA and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she studied Communications. Kim is passionate about increasing healthcare access, decreasing healthcare costs around the world and improving patient-provider communication. She has experience in clinical research,non profits, and the telemedicine fields. Kim is an avid Patriots fan, and country music connoisseur. Contact her at Kim@grassrootsdiabetes.org