Community Development Advocate
New Orleans, Louisiana
Monique Elwood Brown has had a passion for creating healthy places and supporting equitable community development for almost 20 years. Monique serves as the Founder/Principal Consultant of Well Placed, LLC, where she works with health-based organizations and Community Development corporations (CDCs) to bridge the connection between health equity and the built environment...
Bilal Asim is Head of Business Planning & Development at Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences. In this role, he leads marketing, health awareness, communication, fundraising & donor relations, and corporate services of the academic medical Center in Lahore, Pakistan...
Artist & Lecturer
Providence, Rhode Island
Eliza Squibb uses textile design to bridge the worlds of art and science. Collaborating with a wide range of professionals in health and research communities, artists, and artisans, Eliza creates textile patterns that communicate health information specifically for communities with low-literacy or language barriers that prevent equitable healthcare access...
San Francisco, California
Lindsey Pollaczek is Chief of Programs at Fistula Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating the devastating childbirth injury, obstetric fistula. Lindsey is responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s programs that aim to accelerate access to quality and timely care and treatment for women living with fistula...
Physician & Health Policy Advocate
Dr. Ifeanyi M. Nsofor is a public health physician and global health thought leader. He is a leading voice on COVID-19, decolonization of global health, global health equity, global health security, universal health coverage, digital health and health research.
Ifeanyi is a graduate of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Nnamdi Azikiwe University School of Medicine...
Doctor & Public Health Specialist
Dr. Shubha Nagesh, WGH Chapter Development Manager, is a medical doctor by training and a public health specialist based in the Himalayan state of India. She presently holds the position of Chapter Development Manager for Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at Women in Global Health...
Public Health & Emergency Management
Los Angeles, California
Jes Milberg-Haydu is a planner, systems thinker and connector currently serving as Director of National Office Emergency Preparedness for Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Working at the intersection of public health and emergency management, she brings an innovative and human-centered approach to building culture around public health preparedness to nurture more equitable and resilient organizations and communities...
Esnatt Gondwe-Matekesa is currently the Malawi Program Manager at Give Directly — an organization that focuses on social cash transfers. Prior to her work in the social cash transfer arena, Esnatt was the Gender Specialist on a maternal and child health program that was being implemented in Malawi, Ghana and Rwanda...
Director of Health Initiatives
Esperanza Felicidad Cantú is the director of health initiatives at the United Way for Southeastern Michigan, where she partners with community organizations and public health agencies to improve community health. In addition to supporting United Way’s Community Information ExchangeTM efforts, she helped direct nearly $2 million in grants and technical assistance to organizations fighting the COVID-19 pandemic in under-resourced communities in Southeast Michigan...