Jessica Auerbach is an expert in early childhood health and wellness, mental health, and LGBTQ health. She has extensive experience in public health project management, strategic planning, and communications. Nationwide, Auerbach guides states, territories, and communities in reducing health disparities, promoting protective factors, and implementing high-quality programs and systems. Auerbach supports state and territory agencies in building the capacity of home visiting programs. She specializes in improving program implementation, strengthening early childhood systems coordination, and helping programs enhance families’ health and well-being and children’s school readiness.