Who We Are
The Mosaic Group is a nationally recognized management-consulting firm with expertise in community and public health, and human-services strategies, program design, and evaluation across a breadth of content areas.
Our consultants come from the real world of public health and have boots-on-the-ground experience in the communities we help and in the boardrooms where the most vital decisions are made.
We work from the grassroots up and from the executive suites down to achieve our goal of providing dynamic and innovative solutions that are sustainable.
Our experts bring extensive knowledge of current, state-of-the-art practice and processes at every level. They understand both the theory and practice of successful program development and implementation.
The Mosaic Group is committed to giving advice based on your perspective, your values, and with a full understanding of the needs and pressures of your organization.
Mosaic brings impartiality, analysis, and a strong commitment of client satisfaction to your work solutions.
Marla Oros, RN, MS
Mosaic Group President Marla Oros comes to the table with an accomplished career in public health, academia, business management, hospital administration, and nonprofit organizational development.
She has worked vigorously to offer effective healthcare and community services research and consulting services. Marla continues to satisfy the needs of clients with a team of experienced professionals, working at the various levels needed to fulfill each project.
Krystal L. Billups, MPH
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Krystal is a public health professional with over ten years of experience and a track record of successful contributions in program development, implementation and evaluation, as well as quality improvement and project management. Krystal has experience working with government and community organizations to address the health needs of targeted populations, specifically in the fields of disease prevention and emergency preparedness. She has also worked in the private sector to develop and maintain sustainable performance improvement solutions, audit readiness and regulatory compliance. Krystal received her Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Health Promotion from the University of Delaware, and her Master of Public Health degree from Morgan State University.
William S. Pak, MPA
William S. Pak is an experienced analyst with over eight years of experience in both the public sector and research setting. Before joining Mosaic Group, he worked as a Health Policy Analyst at the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and a Research Fellow at the University of Baltimore’s Schaefer Center for Public Policy. His areas of interest include behavioral health, health disparities research, and long-term care. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Maryland and a Master of Public Administration from University of Baltimore.
Sadie M. Smith, MSW
SENIOR HEALTH CONSULTANT
Sadie holds her Masters in Social Work with specializations in Community Organizing and Program Development. Since 2005, Sadie has worked across public and private sectors to advance communities and systems to improve the health and well-being of individuals. Sadie has a keen sense of how to deliver services to vulnerable populations and the ability to transfer that knowledge into programming that works. She is uniquely talented in developing individuals - clients and colleagues alike - in addition to growing strong programs and transforming organizations.
Dawn M. Brown, MS
SENIOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CONSULTANT
Dawn has 15 years of experience in public health, specializing in behavioral health. She believes that an integrated health care system is integral to improving health outcomes for individuals across the lifespan. Dawn has experience with the development and implementation of programs and systems at the provider and community level while using trusted change management principles to build comprehensive systems. Dawn is an accomplished trainer with expertise in behavioral health integration and resilience. Dawn holds her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Science in Counselor Education, specializing in Community Mental Health, both from McDaniel College.
Karen Johnson, LCPC, MAC
SENIOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CONSULTANT
Karen has over 20 years of experience in Behavioral Health as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Maryland and Virginia. She most recently worked as the Lead Critical Incident Stress Specialist, advising industry leaders, and assisting employees impacted by the trauma of railroad incidents. She is certified as a Master Addiction Counselor and has specialized training in trauma informed care, addiction-focused healthcare, evaluation and treatment of substance use and mental health disorders in adults and children, organizational development; and the systemic impact of chronic stressors on communities, individuals, and the workplace. She received her M.A. in Counseling and Psychology from Regent University.
Andrea McCluskey, MSW, RMA
Andrea is an accomplished behavioral health professional who values using an integrated healthcare model. She is dedicated to improving outcomes by developing, implementing and modifying comprehensive strategies for target populations specializing in criminal justice and co-occurring disorders. She has worked at a variety of levels within complex systems to create successful outcomes for the populations she serves. She has close to ten years’ experience providing oversight, auditing, training and supportive services. She has also been involved in care management working to identify special needs for at risk populations. Andrea holds a Masters in Social Work from Arizona State University and is a Registered Medical Assistant.