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.


Agnes Meave

Agnes Meave Otieno

Meave Otieno was raised in Mableton, Georgia. She completed her undergraduate studies at Cornell University. After graduation, Meave worked as a Peace...

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Alexa Gudelsky

Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Alexa Gudelsky was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guinea and a U.S. Peace Corps National Malaria Coordinator in Rwanda...

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Alexandra Eginia Tucci

Alexandra Tucci hails from Auburn, Alabama, USA. Most recently she worked in public relations and digital strategy with GCI Health, a healthcare...

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Alexandra Kloos

Alex Kloos grew up in Evergreen, Colorado. She attended Boston College where she pursued a degree in international studies. While in school...

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Alyson Paris

Originally from Oregon, Alyson Paris has spent the last decade making New Orleans, Louisiana home. As an undergraduate at Tulane University, she...

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Amy Shipow

Amy was born and raised in California. After graduating from the University of California San Diego, she interned in Tel Aviv, Israel...

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Anibal Marie

Anibal Marie Di Francia Niyitanga

Anibal Marie di Francia Niyitanga is a Rwandan architect trained at the University of Rwanda, where his thesis focused on housing as...

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Anne Fox

Annie Fox, a Boston, Massachusetts native, graduated from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts in neuroscience. Most recently, she worked at...

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Annelyse Mahoro

Annelyse Mahoro is an environmental health practitioner from Kigali, Rwanda. She has previously worked with Save the Children International's emergency team response...

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Anupama Varma

Anupama Varma is from Thrissur, India. After her engineering degree abroad, she completed her master's degree in biodefense from George Mason University...

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Anysie Ishimwe

Anysie grew up in Kigali, Rwanda and later attended university at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She majored in Psychology and Business...

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Arush Lal

Arush Lal has worked to lead several on and off campus public health initiatives as a business and operations major at Georgia...

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Athena Rayburn

Athena Rayburn was born and raised in London, England. After graduating in 2013 with her bachelor's degree, Athena moved to New York...

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Beatrice Mujuni

Beatrice Mujuni is a Ugandan communications professional. Prior to joining GHC, Beatrice worked as an Associate Producer for the 'PMLIVE' News on...

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Belia Longwe

Belia Longwe hails from Lusaka, Zambia. Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts in development studies attained from the University of...

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Benjamin Tien

Ben graduated with a degree in chemical and biological engineering from Princeton University in 2015. After graduation, Ben served as a Fulbright...

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Bethany Larkin

Bethany Larkin is from Atlanta, Georgia. She received her degree in biology, sociology, and anthropology from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. During...

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Bethel Aklilu

Bethel Aklilu is an Ethiopian-Canadian from Toronto and is passionate about health equity. After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from the...

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Bethel Habte

Bethel Habte was born in Asmara, Eritrea. She entered the United States at a young age as an asylee, living primarily in...

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Brian Omala

Brian Omala hails from Siaya, Kenya. He earned a bachelor’s degree in community resource management at Kenyatta University. He is a Generation...

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Cam Nguyen

Cam Nguyen is from Denver, Colorado. She studied biochemistry and molecular biology at Gettysburg College before continuing her education in health systems...

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Cassidy Howell

Originally from Florida, USA, Cassidy Howell is a public health specialist who has been part of Ebola research teams. Most recently, she...

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Ceaser Chembezi

Ceaser Chembezi hails from Nkhata-Bay, Malawi. He most recently worked as a Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at Story Workshop Educational Trust....

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Chikondi Lunduka

Chikondi Lunduka was a communications officer at the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office and a fund development manager at Evangelical Bible College...

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