PAHO Foundation names new president and CEO, Dr. Jennie Ward-Robinson
Nonprofit leader will mobilize philanthropic support for PAHO/WHO to advance health in the Americas
Washington, D.C., 23 July 2014 – The PAHO Foundation—the philanthropic arm of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)—today announced Dr. Jennie Ward-Robinson as its new President and CEO. She will lead the Foundation’s efforts to mobilize resources to support PAHO’s technical cooperation with member countries to improve health and save lives in the Americas.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to contribute in this critical way to the work of the Pan American Health Organization,” said Ward-Robinson, whose career as a nonprofit executive has focused on public health and minority health...