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Jake Becker is Managing Director of Specialized Health Services, overseeing PHMC’s six Federally Qualified Health Centers, Health Care for the Homeless, primary care at shelters and the Medical Respite program. Jake brings 20 years of community-based leadership and service to his role, including experience with significant organizational growth and deepening community impact.

Prior to joining PHMC in August 2023, Jake worked with FQHCs in multiple roles at Esperanza Health Center, including Finance Director, and Chief Administrative Officer. He has a foundation in education, previously serving as Head of School at The City School, and as an adjunct professor teaching courses primarily on community organizing and organizational leadership.

Jake holds a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and a Master of Science in Education from the University of Pennsylvania, as well as an MBA in Urban Economic Development from Eastern University. A proud Philadelphia native, Jake has also served on several community nonprofit and advisory boards.