Health equity is world in which the so-called “social determinants of health” –such as socioeconomic status, nationality, race, and gender—no longer systematically predetermine individuals’ health outcomes.
Hanna Bautz was born and raised in Missouri, USA, but most recently has called Colorado, USA home. She is a dynamic communicator committed to advancing health equity through strategic storytelling. Prior to GHC, Hanna worked as the Special Projects Coordinator in the Office of the President at Colorado College. Previously, she worked as an Account Leadership Intern on the Walgreens account at GSD&M. Hanna has also served with the international nonprofit, Amigos de las Américas, first as a volunteer and later as a Project Supervisor. She graduated from Colorado College summa cum laude with a bachelor's degree in English literature and a minor in Spanish. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, skiing, and trivia. Hanna is inspired by GHC’s upstream, inclusive, and intersectional approach towards addressing health disparities. GHC offers resources and training that will empower her to amplify her voice, impact sustainable change, and become an effective global health leader.