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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Amy Dixon, MS

Director of Finance & Operations

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Aviva Goldstein, MPA

Director of Development

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Board of Directors

Mary T. Bassett, MD, MPH

Board President & Chair (ex-officio)

Gary Belkin, MD, PhD, MPH

(ex-officio)

Jessica Borowick, JD

Pamela Brier, MPH

(ex-officio)

Bunny Ellerin, MBA

Michael Gargano, JD

Chris Stern Hyman, JD

Board Secretary

Karen Kochevar

Paul Maddon, MD, PhD

Pascaline Servan-Schreiber, MBA

Staff

Rebecca Adeskavitz, MPH, MPA

Grant Manager

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Kim Belk, MPA

Grant Manager

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Alexandra Bell, MS

Communications Manager

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Carly Cirangle

Human Resources Associate

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Emily Damon

Executive Assistant

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Steve Dennis

Senior Grant Financial Analyst

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Rehanna Garib

Financial Analyst

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Amy Hisiger, MSW, MA

Grant Manager

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Helen Hoffman, MA, SPHR

Director of Human Resources

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Hye Won Lee, MPH

Assistant Director of Special Projects

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Keisha Lugay, MPH

Senior Grant Manager

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Gemma Martinelli, MPA

Development Associate

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Agnieszka Niebrzydowska, MPA

Financial Analyst

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Femi Olabisi, MBA

Assistant Director of Finance

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Richard Ray

Controller

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Irene Scott

Office Manager

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Ashley Siegel, JD

Legal/Contract Counsel

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Tara Singh, MPH

Project Manager

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Megann Strajcher, MPA

Assistant Director of Grants Administration

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Melissa Stewart

Grant Associate

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Fenella Thornton

Director of Advancement

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Kathryn Waller, MPA

Development Associate

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Rachel Weinberg

Administrative Assistant

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Jasmine Wrenn, MS

Senior Grant Manager

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Sin Yee Yuen

Human Resources Generalist

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