Evelyn Mantilla is a self-made leader and avowed political junkie with decades of experience across a wide array of political, business, and social circles. As a member of the Connecticut General Assembly for ten years representing one of the state’s lowest income districts, Evelyn served her constituents as a strong communicator, mediator, and effective coalition builder. Evelyn is an expert on the issues of health equity and the impact of race and economics on access to healthcare. At Grossman Solutions, Evelyn works with a number of clients, including Access Health CT and MGM. She also works with our political campaign clients, bringing her valuable insights from decades of campaign experience for herself and other candidates. Evelyn is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.
Evelyn maintains a strong connection to our community by serving on the boards of directors of organizations such as Health Equity Solutions, working to eliminate health disparities, and True Colors, serving Connecticut’s LGBTQ youth. A graduate of the University of Saint Joseph, Evelyn earned her degree in Management Magna Cum Laude. During her leadership career, she has been graced by a number of awards for her tireless advocacy on behalf of underrepresented communities. Evelyn looks at every issue with a social justice lens and works hard to impart the value of diversity upon anyone who will listen, especially her two daughters.