He received his MPH in Health Services Administration from Yale University. At Yale, he was the sole recipient of a full scholarship from the National Institutes of Health. His fields of expertise include hospital operations, post-acute care, behavioral health, community outreach, and quality improvement. Mr. Gonzalez is active in many professional and community organizations. He serves as a Board member of Caldwell College, Christ the King Preparatory High School, the John V. Kelly Memorial Foundation, Health-e-Citi NJ, and the Greater Newark Healthcare Coalition.