Lianne Hope is the founder of Hope Consulting Group (HCG), a small business that specializes in project management and community engagement within the public health and behavioral health industries.

She has dedicated her life’s work to uplifting HIV/AIDS communities.  Through the Ryan White Program, the largest source of federal funding for HIV services, Lianne has managed advisory boards whereby HIV advocates determine how funds are spent.

Lianne holds a Master of Public Health and Master of Social Work from Boston University and is currently based in Oakland, CA.

Lianne has a broad array of skillsets including meeting facilitation, training and education, research, case management, and fundraising.

Lianne identifies as a proud queer woman of color.