Laurence Laumonier-Ickx has 35 years of experience assisting ministries of health and NGOs with health service delivery management systems. Prior to her current role, she facilitated virtual leadership development programs focused on reproductive health and family planning, post-abortion care, child health and HIV, and monitoring and evaluation.
Maggie Partilla is a principal technical advisor with 19 years of experience designing and managing international public health programs. She has provided technical and management expertise to programs in the areas of family planning and reproductive health, malaria, TB, HIV and AIDS, child health, and nutrition, focusing on project design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and community-based approaches.
As director of district operations for the STAR-E project in Uganda, Mildred Latigo's core areas of intervention are emergency obstetric care, helping babies breathe, family planning, and quality improvement at the facility and community levels. She has 27 years of clinical and public health experience.
Molla Tessema has more than 25 years of experience in the public health field as a MNCH care provider, delivery attendant, health care manager, and trainer, among other roles. Molla currently works as a human resource management (HRM) technical associate at the Amhara Regional Health Bureau, where he advises on HRM service delivery.
Muluken Melese Aseresa is a medical doctor and a public health professional with over two decades of clinical, project management, and research experience in Ethiopia. From 2007 to 2011 he was the technical director for MSH’s HIV/AIDS Care and Support Project (HCSP). Since 2011, he has served as the chief of party for MSH’s Help Ethiopia Address Low Tuberculosis (HEAL TB) project.
Ariadna Capasso is a senior technical advisor of the FCI Program of MSH, focusing on the technical areas of youth and gender. She is MSH technical focal point for Zika. Ariadna was a senior program officer of FCI's Latin America/Caribbean program, providing strategic leadership to the program and managing a wide range of sexual and reproductive health projects. Thematic focuses included adolescent sexual and reproductive health, women's empowerment, persons with disabilities and maternal and intercultural health.
Amy Boldosser-Boesch is senior director and head of the FCI Program of MSH within the Health Programs Group, based in MSH's New York office. Amy leads the FCI Program of MSH team's advocacy and accountability work for improved reproductive, maternal, newborn, and adolescent health. Previously, she was interim president and CEO, and vice president of global advocacy, at Family Care International (FCI), a non-governmental organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safer in the developing world, whose programs and staff were integrated into MSH in late 2015.
Elizabeth Westley leads the International Consortium for Emergency Contraception (ICEC), a global network that includes close to 3,000 individuals from more than 120 countries. ICEC conducts global advocacy around its mission to expand access to emergency contraception, with a focus on developing countries.
Melissa Garcia is a technical adviser with the International Consortium for Emergency Contraception, hosted by MSH. Melissa develops and implements strategies to increase access to emergency contraception globally, and she leads engagement on advocacy, trainings, and awareness-raising with local partners in francophone countries.