Eliana Monteforte has a Master in Public Health (MPH) from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She currently works for Management Sciences for Health (MSH) in Washington, DC as the Coordinator of the CSEM Secretariat for the Universal Health Coverage (UHC2030) initiative. Throughout her tenure at MSH, she has provided project management and technical assistance support to various public health institutions and over 40 civil society organizations (CSOs) in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. Her areas of expertise include health planning and budgeting, health finance, cost revenue analysis, resource mobilization, leadership and management and advocacy. She is a native English and Spanish speaker and is conversant in Portuguese.