About us


Oluwatosin Olateju, DrPH, MSN-CPHN, BSN, RN. Founder & Executive Director

Dr. Oluwatosin “Tosin” Olateju is the Founding Director of FCFA and a grass-roots community health leader with 10+ years of experience in clinical nursing, teaching, and public health administration. She is seasoned in planning, implementing, and managing various community-led evidence-based programs that focus on infectious disease prevention & control, sexual and reproductive health (SRH), and nutrition/food security for underserved populations.

She attained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Community & Public Health Nursing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Tosin also holds a Doctor of Public Health degree from Morgan State University.

Tosin is a recipient of the national Paul Ambrose Scholarship award (2015). In 2017, she was recognized by the University of Maryland as “an accomplished alumnus in public health”. In 2019, Tosin advocated for a Maryland law that now allows minors to give consent for HIV prevention treatments. Most recently in 2020, Tosin was named by Baltimore Magazine as one of the “Top Nurses 2020” for Excellence in Nursing in two categories: Community Care/Ambulatory Care & Management/Nurse Executives.