Stefani Cox

Hailing from Davis, California, Stefani is a 2010 graduate of Stanford University, where she studied health policy and health inequities in the human biology program.  She was a leader in Stanford College Prep, a support program for first-generation college-bound high school students. She also coordinated Volunteers in Latin America, a student-run … Read more

PaHua Cha

Originally from Portland, Oregon, PaHua is a 2010 graduate of Stanford University, where she earned a degree in human biology. PaHua co-led the Stanford Sweat-Free Campaign and worked on the Living Wage Campaign for Stanford workers. PaHua was also the co-founder and president of the Stanford Hmong Union and a … Read more

Cara Brumfield

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Cara graduated from Lafayette College in 2010 where she created an interdisciplinary major: social inequality and identity politics. Cara was a Posse Scholar as well as a 2009 Public Policy International Affairs Fellow. She served as a leader in the alternative school breaks organizations, a … Read more

Steven Myers

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: Africare, South Africa At Africare, Steven Myers created nutrition education materials geared at promoting the health outcomes of people living with HIV/AIDS. He worked to arrange the translation of the materials into Xhosa, the local … Read more

Sonia Lee

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: Action Group for Health, Human Rights, and HIV/AIDS (AGHA), Kampala, Uganda Sonia Lee worked with AGHA, a local advocacy group promoting the right to health in Uganda. Sonia’s work at AGHA involved both research and … Read more

Gabriela Prudencio

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: Mercy Corps, Jakarta, Indonesia In her field year, Gabriela Prudencio supported Mercy Corps’ economic development projects in Indonesia. She conducted a value chain assessment on the nutmeg sector in the Maluku islands, which was then used … Read more

Emily Wei

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: CARE International, Malawi At CARE Malawi, Emily Wei conducted field research on social protection and food security. She analyzed the data and wrote policy papers and briefs to help translate the field research into U.S. … Read more

Amy Margolies

5th Class, 2009-2011   Field Placement: National Foundation for Education and Development, Brazil As a fellow with the National Fund for Educational Development, Amy Margolies worked with the National School Feeding Program, a key component of the Brazilian government’s Zero … Read more

Jillian Waid

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: Helen Keller International (HKI), Bangladesh As a research fellow at HKI-Bangladesh, Jillian Waid worked within the Learning and Reflection Unit (LRU), assisting in the creation of evaluation tools and sampling designs for new studies. She … Read more

Tiffany Imes

5th Class, 2009-2011   Field Placement: World Bank, Bangladesh Tiffany Imes supported the School Health and Nutrition (SHN) initiative at the World Bank office in Bangladesh. In order to facilitate the integration of SHN activities into education sector plans, Tiffany … Read more

Susan Ilyin

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: Land O’Lakes, Ethiopia Susan Ilyin worked with Land O’Lakes’ (LOL) Ethiopian Dairy Development Project (EDDP) to create and strengthen livelihood support for people living with HIV/AIDS along the dairy value chain. Susan provided technical assistance to … Read more

Erica Holzaepfel

5th Class, 2009-2011 Field Placement: World Food Program, Laos As the Monitoring and Evaluation Officer with the WFP in Vientiane, Erica Holzaepfel built the country office’s nationwide monitoring and evaluation (M&E) strategy. She designed the data collection tools for program … Read more