As a network, our biggest asset is our people. YP-CDN is led by a small operational team headed by a full-time Executive Director and supported by a Board of Directors. Our Chapters are our nodes of local action and change.


Executive Team

This is our Executive Director and volunteer operations team, who lead YP-CDN programming, global-level policy & advocacy, communications,and network operations. 


Board of Directors

This is our US-based Board of Directors, who set strategic directives, are responsible for fundraising and building and maintaining a sustainable organization. 



Our city-based Chapters leading grassroots NCD advocacy are organized and led by local volunteers. 


Advisory Council

An Advisory Council composed of prominent academics and leaders in global health provide guidance and support to YP-CDN. 


Jordan Jarvis
Board Director of YP-CDN- Passionate about mobilizing social change and better, more equitable health outcomes worldwide.

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Public Health Researcher & Global Health Advocate

Casey Kalman
University of Wisconsin - Madison class of 2015 and YP-CDN Social Media Coordinator

Da-Yae Lee
YP-CDN Communications and Design Intern / Aspiring PH Grad Student / Smith College Class of 2014

Mellany Murgor
NCD Advocate & Researcher, YP-CDN in Africa. Global Scholar on Cancer Advocacy 2015: ACS, Medical Officer, IPOS fellow 2015, YALI 2016.

Eric Obscherning
community organizer @ncdaction