is the founder, President and Principal Consultant at Strength In Numbers Consulting Group. She has over 15 years of experience in research, evaluation and program design for LGBT communities locally, nationally and internationally. She is the author of numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and conference papers.
She received her Master’s Degree in Sociology from Oxford University, where she was a Rhodes Scholar, and her BA from Cornell University. She is finishing her PhD in Sociomedical Sciences at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, where she was a Gender, Sexuality and Health Fellowship recipient. Her methodological interests include community based participatory action research (CBPR), multi-method research designs, quasi-experimental design and multivariate statistics.
is a Principal Consultant at Strength in Numbers Consulting Group. She has a background in health and human rights, with experience working with marginalized and underserved communities including Roma, people living with HIV, people living with TB and people who use drugs. She has over ten years of experience in research, government, nonprofit and philanthropic settings, including with the Open Society Foundations, Health Resources in Action, the Global TB Institute and the Harvard School of Public Health. She received her Master’s Degree in Public Health from the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and her BA from Smith College. Her areas of expertise include public health, human rights, accountability, participatory action research, community participation, capacity building and grant making. She is passionate about building social movements and quality public service provision.