Advisory Council

Bridgitt Arnold

Senior Director of Communications, Private Office of Bill & Melinda Gates

Suprotik Basu, MPH

Chief Executive Officer, UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Health in Agenda 2030 and for Malaria

Paurvi Bhatt, MPH, PhD

Senior Director for Global Access, Medtronic Foundation

Niranjan Bose, MD

Chief of Staff, Office of the President, Global Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Nancee Oku Bright, MA

Chief of Staff of the Office of the Secretary-General’s Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict

Marine Buissonniere, MPP


Peggy Clark, MA

Executive Director of Global Health and Development, Aspen Institute

Bill Doyle, MBA

Managing Director, Novocure

Peter Ehrenkranz, MD, MPH

Senior Program Officer for HIV Treatment at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Paul Farmer, MD, PhD

MacArthur Fellow; Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, Partners in Health

Eric Goosby, MD

UN Special Envoy on Tuberculosis and Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Jacob Hughes

Founder and CEO, Hughes Development Inc.

Jennifer Carolyn King

Co-Founder and President, Rugged Elegance Foundation

Randall Lane

Editor, Forbes Magazine and Co-Founder, Forbes 400 Philanthropy Summit

Robert Lawrence, MD

Co-Founder, Physicians for Human Rights

K. Riva Levinson, MA

Managing Director, KRL International

Michael Myers, MA

Managing Director, Global Health, Rockefeller Foundation

Ryan Rippel, MA, JD

Senior Project Officer for CEO Initiatives, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Kevin Starr, MD

Managing Director, Mulago Foundation and Co-Founder, Big Bang Philanthropy

Wendy Taylor


Drew Von Glahn


Jeff Walker, MBA

Vice Chairman, United Nations Secretary General’s Envoy for Health Finance and Malaria; Chair, Frontline Health Workers Pillar of the UN MDG Health Alliance; Former Chairman and CEO, CCMP Capital