Chief of Staff

Emily Morgan

Assistant, General Support & Operations

Ellie Rabin

Associate Director, Development & Engagement

Courtney Yannacci

Senior Associate, Digital Marketing & Communications

Mariah Katz

Director, Strategic Initiatives

Jenny Chang

Manager, Office & Operations

Genee Coreno

Manager, Policy & Advocacy

Yuki Davis


Monique Baumont


Chanelle G. Church

Associate Director, Grantmaking & Impact

Melissa Gradilla


Katharine Grimes


Grace Lee Kellum


Nan Strauss

Director, Communications, Digital Marketing & Storytelling

Kate Varghese

Our Board

Founder, Every Mother Counts

Christy Turlington Burns

“I founded Every Mother Counts to raise awareness about a global tragedy that many women face—but not enough are aware of until it is too late.”

Finance Professional, Board Chair

Liz Robinson

“I am honored to have the opportunity to work with the passionate and dedicated team at Every Mother Counts and to support their efforts in raising awareness, advocating, and providing resources to improve maternal health around the world.”

Creator, bareMinerals

Leslie Blodgett

“Personal stories about pregnancy and motherhood have been at the center of my career, but I had never experienced anything like this. I am so honored to be a part of the amazing team making a real difference.”

EVP, WarnerMedia News and Sports, CMO and Chief Communications Officer

Allison Gollust

“I am so pleased and honored to be a part of this amazing group of people, as we work to spread the word about a global issue that I truly believe can be addressed and improved through the critical work that Every Mother Counts is doing every day.”

Executive, Wells Fargo

Hilani Kerr

“Having witnessed and experienced the work of this powerful organization first hand, the passion and the whole self dedication that goes into having the impact they have globally and domestically, I am honored to be part of this movement and together we will ensure that Every Mother Counts.”

Founder & CEO, The Inside

Christiane Lemieux

“As an entrepreneur who works and manufactures globally in design in many of the countries where Every Mother Counts has initiatives, I see first-hand the impact of lack of maternal health on families and communities.”

Professor and Chairwoman, Department of OB/GYN and Women’s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Health System

Dr. Sharmila Makhija

“As a physician, it is truly a privilege to work with EMC, our unique collaboration is an essential next step that will improve accessibility and quality maternal health care for women everywhere. Our patients and their families deserve the best care available and EMC is making significant progress ensuring this happens.”

Founder & CEO, Minted

Mariam Naficy

“Having grown up in developing countries in the Middle East and Africa, and in particular seeing how vital mothers are to their communities and how they often have unequal access to healthcare and other basic rights, I feel that working with Every Mother Counts is a way for me to feel connected to and help a global community of mothers.”

Associate General Counsel & Director, Public Policy at Bank of America

Autumn Hunter

“Throughout my legal career and life, I have focused my volunteerism and pro bono efforts on women of color and mothers, and I have witnessed and experienced firsthand the effects of inadequate or unaffordable health care.  I am incredibly honored to work alongside Every Mother Counts in raising awareness of these issues on a global scale and working to eradicate barriers to equitable health care.”