Meet Our Fellows

Since 2009, GHC has trained, supported, and amplified the impact of over 1,000 health equity leaders through our leadership development programs. Get to know the diverse changemakers who are part of our powerful, growing network.



Adanna Chukwuma

Adanna obtained her medical degree from the University of Nigeria in 2009, graduating with multiple distinctions. She joined the National Youth Service...

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Adejoke Ogunrinde

Adejoke is from Lagos, Nigeria. She earned her medical degree at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. During her studies, she was involved...

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Adeline Manikuzwe

Adeline is from Kigali, Rwanda, She completed her undergraduate studies at Kibungo University in Rwanda, majoring in Management. While at Kibungo University,...

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Alexa Monroy

Alexa grew up in Guatemala City, Guatemala. She completed her undergraduate studies at Duke University, where she obtained a Bachelors of Science...

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Alexis Barnes

Alexis is from Portland, Oregon. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Oregon, majoring in International Studies. Following her degree,...

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Aliane Umukesha

Aliane is from the Nyamagabe District in Rwanda. She completed her undergraduate studies at the Kigali Institute of Education majoring in Business...

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Alina Kostreba

Alina received her Masters in Global Health from George Mason University and her Bachelors in History and Anthropology from the University of...

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Anastasia Uglova

Anastasia is from Moscow, Russia. She studied Political Science and French at Cornell University and began her career working on Capitol Hill...

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Andrea Garces

Andrea is from Chicago, Illinois. She graduated from DePaul University with high honors, earning her Bachelors in Communication with a minor in...

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Angelique Bakunzi

Angelique is from Rwanda. She holds a Bachelors in Business Administration from the Independent Institute of Lay Adventist of Kigali and is...

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Armand Giramahoro

Armand is the founder, CEO, and president of the Initiatives and Actions for Peace and Development project (IAP) in Burundi and studied...

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Ashley Canchola

Ashley Canchola is from Tucson, Arizona. She completed her undergraduate studies at Arizona State University and graduated with a degree from the...

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Breeanna Lorenzen

Breeanna graduated in 2011 from University of California at Berkeley with a double major in Biology and Peace and Conflict Studies. At...

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Brian Ngwatu

Brian is from Uganda. He is a medical doctor by training with a degree in medicine and surgery from Mbarara University of...

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Caitlin Callahan

Caitlin Callahan is from Greenwich, Connecticut. In June, she graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelors in Political Science, International Studies, and...

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Carolyn Nandozi

Carolyn is from Kampala, Uganda. She completed her undergraduate studies at Makerere University, focusing in Information Technology. During her studies she was...

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Cassandre Man-Bourdon

Cassandre is a Canadian-born Mississippian who fell in love with fried food and the hot delta blues. This long-term science nerd studied...

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Catherine Bauman

Catherine is from Danville, Virginia. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia, majoring in Government and French. Following graduation,...

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Celine Mukasine

Celine is from Kigali, Rwanda. She completed her undergraduate studies at the Kigali Independent University, majoring in Economics. Before continuing in graduate...

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Choolwe Muzyamba

Choolwe is a Zambian economist who has a keen interest in sexual reproductive health rights. He is widely recognized for his contribution...

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Christine Coscia

Christine is from North Caldwell, New Jersey. She completed her undergraduate studies at Georgetown University, with a major in English and minors...

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CJ Schellack

CJ is from New Jersey and Vermont. She completed her undergraduate studies at Duke University, where she concentrated on Literary Theory, French,...

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Denis Saire

Denis is from Uganda. He graduated from International Health Sciences University in Kampala, Uganda, with a Bachelors of Science in Public Health....

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Devy Emperador

Devy was born in Manila, the Philippines, and now lives in San Francisco, California. She completed her undergraduate studies at Dickinson College,...

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