Lara Gregorio is a licensed clinical social worker, with a passion for seeking innovative solutions to help people suffering from mental health issues. She has worked in a variety of front line clinical settings, from inpatient psychiatric facilities to homeless outreach to private practice. She also worked in legislative policy roles to expand access to care, has developed telepsychiatry programs within university systems, has held leadership roles in digital mental health startups, and has worked within large health systems. She blends the insights gleaned from seeing mental health challenges from these varied vantage points to guide strategy and innovation in the digital health space. Currently, she is founder and President of humanest, a mental health tech startup focusing on providing high quality, effective, and efficient therapeutic interventions coupled and integrated with community-based peer support.