Paola Seguil, MS, RD, LDN
Paola Seguil is the Director of Operations at CommunityHealth and is passionate about delivering high-quality care. She has dedicated her career to addressing health inequities and improving the health and well-being of immigrant communities. In her previous role at Esperanza Health Centers, she served as Manager of Quality Improvement and Practice Transformation where she oversaw the Patient Centered Medical Home recognition process for five clinic sites and led and implemented quality improvement initiatives throughout the organization. Paola is a Registered Dietitian, having worked at Northwestern University and UIC Chicago Partnership for Health Promotion, where she has collaborated with researchers, health centers, and community-based organizations to develop and evaluate healthy lifestyle programs for chronic disease prevention and management. Prior to joining the team, she also volunteered at CommunityHealth providing nutrition counseling and education and as a Group Fitness Instructor teaching Zumba classes. She received her master’s degree in nutrition from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from the Ohio State University. Outside of work, Paola enjoys staying active, whether it’s playing tennis, weightlifting, rollerblading, or salsa dancing. She is a lover of all foods and enjoys exploring the food & drink scene in different neighborhoods and cooking at home with her husband.