Entry Point for Transformation: Human Well-Being and Capabilities


Over eight decades, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has built an unprecedented global support system for the world’s children. UNICEF relentlessly works day in and day out to deliver the essentials that give every child an equitable chance in life: health care and immunizations, safe water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more…. Read more »

Paul Adkins

Paul Adkins joined Management Sciences for Health (MSH) as a Security and Compliance Specialist in November of 2022. MSH is a global nonprofit advisory organization that provides governments, health organizations, and the private sector with strategies, tools, and management support to effectively and efficiently deliver high-functioning health systems. As a Safety & Security Specialist, Adkins… Read more »

Robbie Hodgson

Robbie Hodgson is the Knowledge Management Specialist for the USAID-funded Medicines, Technologies, and Pharmaceutical Services (MTaPS) Program, implemented by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). In his current role, Robbie fosters knowledge exchange, enables organizational learning, conceptualizes technical documentation, and provides project management support. Prior to joining MTaPS and MSH, Robbie worked in COVID-19 surveillance, tracing,… Read more »

Ryan Fila

Ryan Fila’s main goal is to approach life from a place of love, and allow the expressions to grow from that place. Right now, the expressions come through as creative storytelling, curated community gatherings, and marketing. Over the past few years, Fila has been blessed to tell stories of beautiful souls in Haiti, Ukraine, Colombia,… Read more »

Christina Jones

Christina Jones is an educational and curriculum consultant specializing in re-imagining and designing humanizing and joyful learning experiences for youth and adults, institutions, businesses, and organizations. Through her creative and innovative approach to curriculum design, she strives to engage both the brain and heart!

The Montibon Company

The Montibon Company (TMC) helps mission-driven organizations realize their vision through insightful strategic identity, brand, DEI and ESG consulting and focused execution. TMC also provides creative direction for brand marketing campaigns; art direction; design; imaging; and technology integration. Roy Montibon is a serial entrepreneur, consultant, corporate executive, designer, educator and community organizer with over 20… Read more »

Angel Covers

Angel Covers is a global development organization strengthening healthcare and education in rural communities where children are vulnerable to malnutrition, trafficking, and disease to ensure that every child’s life is full of health and opportunity.

Richard Chama

A skilled medical student who is also a vocal proponent of mental health and sustainable development, Richard Chama is a peer educator and volunteer who is eager to assist the community in addressing important issues related to health and education. He is also a podcast host for Men with Pure Intentions.

ADD International

The movement for disability equality is powered by the drive, vision and courage of disability activists; They have the passion to fight for change. It’s their lives and their communities at stake. What they often need are the tools and resources to run effective organisations. That’s where ADD International comes in. ADD International supports the… Read more »


DenCoKID builds their community’s awareness of dyslexia, provides a web of support for the families and educators of students with dyslexia, and advocates for improved learning outcomes for all Denver kids. They are a volunteer-run grassroots nonprofit working with and supporting Denver’s schools, families and educators. DenCoKID is a partner of COKID, and aligns their… Read more »

Waleska Crowe

Waleska Crowe, born and raised in Guatemala. She has worked with Engineers Without Borders Guatemala and is a Rotarian. With both organizations she has gained experience working on WASH in HCFs, community WASH, WASH in schools. Current Member of WASH in HCF Community of Practice Steering Committee, Launched by Emory University’s Center for Global Safe… Read more »

Lauren Gutierrez

Lauren Gutierrez is a queer, Xicanx abolitionist social worker with a bachelor of science in psychology and is a future graduate of a master’s in social work degree at MSU Denver. Lauren has expertise in creating and supporting non-police public health and safety systems with a background in case management, direct care, training and development,… Read more »

Marisa Kellogg

Marisa is a trilingual International Development Professional specializing in youth and women’s empowerment. She received her MS in Global Studies and International Relations from Northeastern University, and BA in International Affairs from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She is the President of PridePads Africa, an international nonprofit that focuses on menstrual health and hygiene,… Read more »

Audrey Odogu

Akpevweoghene Audrey Odogu has over 10 years of working as a social development professional and with non-profits across Nigeria and Africa. Her work in the social development sector focuses on education, volunteer management, youth unemployment (TIVET) skilling and reskilling for employment, grantmaking, managing and building non-profit capacity.

Pious Musonda

Pious Musonda is a fifth year medical student at the Copperbelt University in Zambia. He is passionate about AntiMicrobial Resistance (AMR) and is currently enrolled in a program run by Student’s against Superbugs training young students from around africa to be AMR Ambassador. He is also passionate about public speaking and has served in the… Read more »