Selected Clients

BAA provides consulting to government agencies, foundations, private and non-profit organizations, universities, professional associations, and various provider groups.

State and U.S. Government

  • California Department of Health Services
  • California Department of Integrated Waste Management
  • California Department of Social Services
  • California Elected Women's Association for Education and Research
  • California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
  • Hawaii Department of Health Services
  • First 5 California and First 5 Association of California
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Indian Health Services

Hospitals and Health Systems

  • Fremont-Rideout Health Group, Inc.
  • Molina Medical Centers, Inc.
  • Omni Healthcare
  • Preventive Dental Systems, Inc.
  • Queen of the Valley Medical Center
  • Adventist Health
  • Sacramento-Sierra Hospital Association
  • St. Helena Hospital
  • Sutter Lakeside Hospital

Foundations and Other Philanthropies

  • James Irvine Foundation
  • California Wellness Foundation
  • California Dental Association Foundation
  • Washington Dental Service Foundation
  • Napa Valley Vintners/Auction Napa Valley
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of N. California
  • Sierra Health Foundation

Local Government and Commissions

  • Alameda County Health Department
  • El Dorado County Health Department
  • First 5 California and First 5 Association of California
  • Tulare County Sheriff Department
  • Tulare County Probation Department
  • First 5 Commissions in 23 counties
  • Plumas County Public Health Department
  • Porterville Unified School District
  • Sacramento County Health and Human Services
  • San Joaquin County Public Health Department
  • Santa Clara County Public Health Department
  • Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency
  • Ventura County Public Health Department
  • Butte County Public Health

Non Profit Organizations

  • Altura Centers for Health
  • California Family Health Council, Inc.
  • Community Services Planning Council, Inc.
  • Delta Health Care, Inc.
  • Education Program Associates, Inc.
  • Foundation Consortium for School-Linked Health Services
  • Hemophilia Council of California
  • International Child Resource Institute
  • Los Angeles Regional Family Planning Council
  • Plumas Rural Services, Inc.
  • Sacramento AIDS Foundation
  • U.S.-Mexico Border Health Association
  • Yolo County Head Start
  • Dientes Community Dental

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • California Medical Association
  • California Institute for Nursing & Health Care
  • Health Officers Association of California

Private Sector

  • Evolution Film and Tape, Inc. (Independent Producer for Warner Bros.)
  • Troubleshooters, Inc.
  • W. L. Brown Medical Corporation
  • Health Net of California
  • Liberty Dental Plan
  • DentaQuest


  • California State University, Sacramento/University of California, Davis, Cancer Center Partnership
  • University of California, San Francisco, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health
  • University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

From the firm’s flexibility to its willingness to adapt its strategy to capture community input, Barbara Aved Associates provides excellent, client-oriented service. The firm excels at partnering with many different community organizations, holding leaders accountable, implementing a streamlined process, and we appreciate the firm’s responsiveness, focus, and organization.

Tiffany J. Ortega, M.H.A. - Assistant Administrator, Sutter Lakeside Hospital

I have had the pleasure of working with Dr Aved on several projects. She has the necessary diplomacy, wisdom, and knowledge needed to guide a variety of stakeholder groups towards meeting their goals and objectives—and keeps projects on a timely track.

Suzanne Shiff, MA - Executive Director, Napa Valley Coalition of Nonprofit Agencies

BAA has helped move us to the next level of evaluation and program reporting. They produce quality work in a timely manner. We're very pleased with the partnership.

Michele Morrow - Executive Director, First 5 Tulare County

It's always a pleasure to work with Dr. Aved. She is a consummate professional whose guidance and perspective have helped us achieve outstanding results for every project on which she worked with us.

Karen Smith, MD, MPH - Former Director, California Department of Public Health

Dr. Aved is knowledgeable, technically proficient, professional, hard-working and extremely efficient. Her relentless pursuit and analysis of relevant data produces exceptional work products. I look forward to working with her again.

John Carvelli - Executive Vice President, LIBERTY Dental Plan