Alexis Strader

Organization: Project Officer
Category: Secretariat Staff
Bio:

Alexis Strader has over eight years of experience in project management and strategic communications for global health programs, primarily in health supply chain management. In her current role as the Project Officer for the People that Deliver Initiative, Alexis advocates for sustainable workforce development through advocacy, communications, and research. She supports the Executive Manager in the day-to-day management of the PtD Secretariat and is responsible for partnership building and coordination between donors, coalition members, and PtD’s host organization, UNICEF. Before joining PtD, Alexis was based in Dakar, Senegal, where she worked at Dimagi managing mobile health projects for clients across the region. Of note, she provided capacity building support to the National Pharmacy Association in Senegal as they revamped their supply chain management mobile technology. Prior to Dimagi, Alexis worked with several public health non-governmental organizations, including Population Services International (PSI), and John Snow, Inc. (JSI). It was at JSI where Alexis first realized her passion for health supply chain programs. Alexis earned a Master’s in Business Administration and a Master’s in International Development from American University in Washington, DC., and a Bachelor of Arts in Romance Languages from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is based at UNICEF Supply Division in Copenhagen, Denmark.