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President's Office

Judith Monroe, M.D., FAAFP - President and CEO

Sandra Bien-Aimé - Executive Assistant

Innovation and Strategy

Chloe Knight Tonney - Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer


Laura Angel - Vice President for Advancement

Anne Blankinship  - Research Analyst

Dee Dee Honaman - Director of Special Projects

Rachel Jackson - Senior Advancement Officer

Angela Lyons - Manager of Advancement Services

Jan McNicholas - Special Assistant for Advancement

Emily Webb - Manager of Stewardship

Natalie Palmer - Manager of Advancement Services

Diana Robelotto - Director of Alumni Affairs

Amy Macklin - Senior Advancement Officer

Caitlin Smyke Epstein, M.P.A. - Advancement Officer

Alison Thompson, M.P.A. - Associate Vice President for Advancement


Brandon Talley, M.P.H. - Vice President for Programs

Linda McGehee, Ph.D., R.N - Associate Vice President for Programs

Melissa Bennett, M.P.H. - Program Officer

Reema Bhakta, M.P.A. - Senior Program Officer

Bernice B. Bronson, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Phillippa Chadd, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Rachna Chandora, M.P.H. - Acting Program Director

Rebecca Cook, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Francine Dawkins - Travel Specialist

Christine Duchatellier, M.S.P.H. - Coordinator, Haiti Office, Malaria Zero

Amanda Gailey, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Brian Graaf, M.P.A. - Senior Program Officer

Barbara Hopkins, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Cho-Yau Ling - Senior Program Officer

Deborah Magsaysay - Program Officer

Zipatly Mendoza, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Trish Miller, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Luke Nkinsi, M.D., M.P.H. - Director for CDC Foundation Operations in West Africa

Michelle Panneton - Senior Program Officer

Rachel Powell, Ph.D., M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Kajal Roy - Program Specialist

Sara Sandlin - Senior Program Officer

Sekou Sidibe, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Turquoise Sidibe, M.P.H. - Senior Program Officer

Lisandro Torre - Program Officer

Catherine Zilber, MSc - Senior Program Officer


Pierce Nelson - Vice President for Communications

Terri Heyns, M.A. - Associate Vice President for Communications

Claire Stinson - Senior Communications Officer

Lisa Splitlog - Director, CDC Value Communications

Amy Tolchinsky - Senior Communications Officer

Internal Operations

Monique S. Patrick - Chief Operating Officer

Paula Jasina - Chief Financial Officer

Cullen Bryenton, CPA - Associate Vice President for Finance

Gale Allgood-Patton, M.B.A. - Finance Director

Courtney Bartels - Senior Meeting Planner

Sylvia Brooks - Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Elliott Simmons - Senior Accountant

Polly Wallace, PHR - Director of Administration and HR

Helen Tovar - General Counsel and Compliance