Our Team

Created from the personal and professional experiences of former executive government regulators, public health officials and policy makers, the Licentiam Team is simplifying and streamlining the outdated and disconnected health regulatory environment.

Carla Acosta, MD, MPH, CHES

Director, Medical Affairs and Licensing Operations

Carla is the primary coordinator for Licentiam’s health professional network. Carla is a medical doctor with her primary practice in tropical diseases. Carla obtained her MD degree at Universidad de Oriente, Venezuela graduating top 5 in her class. Carla is also a magna cum laude graduate from County College of Morris and completed her MPH at Montclair State University.

Jason Reed, PharmD, MBA

Partner & CFO

Jason’s experience includes finance, technology and operations with deep expertise in developing and implementing innovative compliance software for tracking and data management. Jason received his B.S. from Rutgers University School of Pharmacy graduating as class valedictorian, his Pharm.D. at the University of Florida graduating cum laude and his MBA at Rice University.

Rikin Mehta, PharmD, JD, LLM


Rikin has deep expertise in regulations for the healthcare industry. Rikin served as a former chief health regulator charged with directing all health professional and health facility licensing and enforcement. In this capacity, Rikin served as the executive director to the Board of Medicine, and managed executive functions for 19 licensing boards. Rikin received his B.S. from Rutgers, Pharm.D. from U. of Arkansas, J.D. from Rutgers Law and a LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center.

Licentiam, which means to "license" in Latin, is an innovative cloud-based solution that streamlines the licensing process for healthcare professionals and bridges the gaps in regulatory process for hospitals, health-systems, and state licensing boards.

Office Address

95 W. Main St 5-240 Chester, NJ 07930