Our team

Our team of global health experts works with governments to help them implement evidence-based strategies that allow their citizens to lead the healthiest lives possible.

Resolve to Save Lives is led by Dr. Tom Frieden, former Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and is housed within Vital Strategies.

Executive Management Team

Dr. Tom Frieden (Bio) Photo of Dr. Tom Frieden

President and CEO
New York, USA

Amanda McClelland (Bio) Photo of Amanda McClelland

Senior Vice President, Prevent Epidemics
New York, USA

Erin Sykes (Bio) Photo of Erin Sykes

Vice President, Communications
Georgia, USA

Jeannie Mantopoulos (Bio) Photo of Jeannie Mantopoulos

Chief Operating Officer
New York, USA

Jennifer Cohn, MD MPH (Bio) Photo of Jennifer Cohn, MD MPH

Senior Vice President, Cardiovascular Health

Country and Regional Office Directors

Dr. Bhawna Sharma Photo of Dr. Bhawna Sharma

India Country Lead Consultant
Delhi, India

Dr. Cao Ying Photo of Dr. Cao Ying

China Country Director
Beijing, China

Dawit Bisrat Photo of Dawit Bisrat

Country Director, Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Dr. Emmanuel Agogo Photo of Dr. Emmanuel Agogo

Nigeria Country Representative
Abuja, Nigeria

Our Teams