Jane Schmitz is currently an advisor to the From Now On Fund and an experienced public health instructor and researcher. The From Now On Fund seeks to eliminate systemic inequities in health and well-being outcomes in the United States. Dr. Schmitz served as Adjunct Professor at Occidental College, Clinical Assistant Professor and curriculum advisor at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine. She was an Emerson National Hunger Fellow at the Congressional Hunger Center, a Program Officer at USDA’s Food and Nutrition Services in the Western Region and a US Peace Corps volunteer in Niger, West Africa. She holds a PhD in International Health from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.