Our Team

Together, the Fund’s Staff and Board of Directors possess a diverse range of professional expertise and experience from the fields of public health, medicine, development and fundraising, finance, business, and program management.

Executive Team

Sara Gardner, MPH

Executive Director

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Donna Fishman, MPA

Deputy Director

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Aviva Goldstein, MPA

Senior Director of Development

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Elisabeth Williams

Director of Finance & Administration

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Board of Directors

Oxiris Barbot, MD

Board President & Chair (ex-officio)

Gary Belkin, MD, PhD, MPH


Jessica Borowick, JD

Pamela Brier, MPH


Bunny Ellerin, MBA

Michael Gargano, JD

Derek Flanzraich

Chris Stern Hyman, JD

Board Secretary

Paul Maddon, MD, PhD

Pascaline Servan-Schreiber, MBA

Amit Bansal, MBA


Fatima Ashraf, MPH


Rebecca Adeskavitz, MPH, MPA

Grant Manager

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Connie Baker

Financial Analyst

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Kim Belk, MPA

Grant Manager

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Steve Dennis

Senior Grant Financial Analyst

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Rehanna Garib

Financial Analyst

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Yvonne Haridat

Human Resources Generalist

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Gillian Harper, SHRM-CP, PHR

Director of Human Resources

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Amy Hofer, MSW, MA

Grant Manager

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Nora Landis-Shack, MPH, CHES

Senior Development Associate

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Hye Won Lee, MPH

Director of Special Projects

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Keisha Lugay, MPH

Senior Grant Manager

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Raegine A. Clouden Mallett

Special Projects Assistant

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Gemma Martinelli, MPA

Development Associate

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Dana McIntyre

Executive Assistant

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Agnieszka Niebrzydowska, MPA

Budget Specialist

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Femi Olabisi, MBA

Director of Finance

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Richard Ray


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Irene Scott

Office Manager

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Ashley E. Siegel, JD

Legal Counsel

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Megann Strajcher, MPA

Director of Grants Administration

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Melissa Stewart

Grant Associate

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Jasmine Wrenn, MS

Senior Grant Manager

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Sin Yee Yuen

Human Resources Generalist

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