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Key Global Health Positions and Officials in the U.S. Government

Position Official
WHITE HOUSE/EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs/National Security Advisor, National Security Council (NSC) Michael Flynn
Director, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Mick Mulvaney (Designate)
Associate Director for National Security Programs, OMB Vacant
Deputy Associate Director, International Affairs Division, National Security Programs, OMB Robert Fairweather
Chief, Economic Affairs Branch, International Affairs Division, National Security Programs, OMB Fouad Saad
Program Examiner, International Affairs Division, National Security Programs, OMB Justin Cormier
Associate Director, Health Programs, OMB Vacant
Deputy Associate Director, Health Division, Health Programs, OMB Tom Reilly
Chief, Public Health Branch, Health Programs, OMB Marc Garufi
Program Examiner, Public Health Branch, Health Programs, OMB Nicholas Burton
U.S. Trade Representative, Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer (Designate)
Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, USTR Vacant
Assistant U.S. Trade Representative, Intellectual Property and Innovation, USTR Probir Mehta
Principal Assistant Director for National Security and International Affairs, National Security and International Affairs Division, Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Vacant
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
Permanent U.S. Representative to the United Nations, U.S. Mission to the United Nations Nikki Haley
Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Vacant
Under Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Vacant
U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator; U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy Deborah Birx
Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES) Judy Garber
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Science, Space, and Health, OES Jonathan Margolis
Director, Office of International Health and Biodefense, OES Lynette Poulton
Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Simon Henshaw
Special Envoy for Global Food Security Nancy Stetson
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Vacant
Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons; Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Randy Berry
U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (USAID)*
Administrator Wade Warren
Deputy Administrator Vacant
Associate Administrator Vacant
Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health (GH) Jennifer Adams
Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator, GH Irene Koek
Deputy Assistant Administrator, GH David Stanton
Deputy Assistant Administrator, GH Vacant
U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator, GH Irene Koek
Director, Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact, GH Vacant
Director, Office of Country Support, GH Vacant
Director, Office of Health Systems (OHS), GH Kelly Saldana
Deputy Director, OHS, GH Kathryn Panther
Director, Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA), GH Doug Arbuckle
Deputy Director, OHA, GH Lin Liu
Deputy Director, OHA, GH Michele Russell
Director, Office of Infectious Disease (ID), GH Elizabeth Fox
Deputy Director, ID, GH Sarah Blanding
Deputy Director, ID, GH Vacant
Chief, Emerging Threats Division, ID, GH Dennis Carroll
Chief, Malaria Division, ID, GH Julie Wallace
Chief, Neglected Tropical Disease Division, ID, GH Vacant
Chief, Tuberculosis Division, ID, GH Cheri Vincent
Director, Office of Maternal/Child Health and Nutrition (MCHN), GH Barbara Hughes
Deputy Director, MCHN, GH John Borrazzo
Deputy Director, MCHN, GH Vacant
Chief, Child Health and Immunization Division, MCHN, GH John Borrazzo
Chief, Maternal and Newborn Health Division, MCHN, GH Carmen Tull
Chief, Nutrition and Environmental Health Division, MCHN, GH Anne Peniston
Chief, Research and Policy Division, MCHN, GH Vacant
Director, Office of Policy, Programs, and Planning, GH Ben Gustafson
Director, Office of Population and Reproductive Health (PRH), GH Ellen Starbird
Deputy Director, PRH, GH Alisa Cameron
Deputy Director, PRH, GH Vacant
Senior Coordinator to the USAID Administrator on Children in Adversity, GH Neil Boothby
Assistant to the Administrator, Bureau of Policy, Planning and Learning Patricia Rader
Assistant to the Administrator, Bureau for Food Security Beth Dunford
Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance Gregory Gottlieb
Director, Office of Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment, E3 Karen Exel
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)
Secretary Tom Price
Assistant Secretary for Global Affairs, Office of Global Affairs (OGA) Mitchell Wolfe
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Global Affairs, OGA Vacant
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Global Affairs, OGA Mitchell Wolfe
Assistant Secretary for Health Jewel Mullen
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy
Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) George Korch
Director, Office of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), ASPR Rick Bright
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy; Director, Office of Policy and Planning, ASPR Sally Phillips
Director, Division of International Health Security, Office of Policy and Planning, ASPR Maria Julia Marinissen
HHS/CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)
Director Anne Schuchat
Principal Deputy Director Patricia Simone
Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases; Director, Office of Infectious Diseases Rima Khabbaz
Director, Washington Office Karyn Richman
Director, Center for Global Health (CGH) Rebecca Martin
Principal Deputy Director, CGH Hamid Jafari
Deputy Director for Management and Overseas Operations, CGH Ted Pestorius
Deputy Director for Policy and Communications, CGH Carmen Villar
Director, Division of Global Health Protection, CGH Nancy Knight
Director, Division of Global HIV and TB, CGH Shannon Hader
Director, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, CGH Monica Parise
Director, Global Immunization Division, CGH Will Schluter
Director, Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) Daniel Jernigan
HHS/NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH)
Director Francis Collins
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Anthony Fauci
Principal Deputy Director, NIAID Hugh Auchincloss
Deputy Director for Clinical Research and Special Projects; Director, Division of Clinical Research, NIAID H. Clifford Lane
Associate Director for International Research Affairs, NIAID F. Gray Handley
Director, Office of Global Research, Office of Science Management & Operations, NIAID James Meegan
Director, Division of AIDS, NIAID Carl Dieffenbach
Director, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (DMID)NIAID Emily Erbelding
Chief, Parasitology and International Programs Branch, DMIDNIAID Lee Hall
Director, Vaccine Research Center, NIAID John Mascola
Director, Office of AIDS Research (OAR) Maureen Goodenow
Director, Fogarty International Center (FIC) Roger Glass
Director, Center for Global Health, Office of the Director, National Cancer Institute Edward Trimble
Director, Office of Global Health, Office of the Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Vesna Kutlesic
Director, Office for Research on Disparities and Global Mental Health, Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health Pamela Collins
HHS/FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION (FDA)
Commissioner Stephen Ostroff
Deputy Commissioner for Global Regulatory Operations and Policy Howard Sklamberg
Associate Commissioner for International Programs Mary Lou Valdez
HHS/HEALTH RESOURCES AND SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (HRSA)
Administrator James Macrae
Associate Administrator, Bureau of HIV/AIDS Laura Cheever
Director, Office of Global Health Kerry Nesseler
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE (DoD)
Secretary James Mattis
Under-Secretary of Defense for Policy Teresa Whelan
Under-Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness (P&R) Anthony Kurta
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, P&R David Smith
Director, International Health Division, Health Affairs, P&R Chris Daniel
Commanding Officer, Naval Medical Research Center (NMRC) Jacqueline Rychnovsky
Director, DoD HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP) Richard Shaffer
Commander, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) Deborah Whitmer
Director, Division of Retrovirology; Director, U.S. Military HIV Research Program (MHRP) Nelson Michael
Director, Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch Douglas Badzik
Director, Global Emerging Infections System (GEIS), Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch Franca Jones
OTHER AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS
Peace Corps*: Director Sheila Crowley
Peace Corps*: Director of Global Health and HIV Office, Office of Health Services Marie McLeod
Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)*: Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Nash
Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)*: Vice President, Department of Policy and Evaluation Thomas Kelly
Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)*: Vice President, Department of Compact Operations Kyeh Kim
Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)*:  Managing Director, MCC-PEPFAR Partnership Agnieszka Rawa
Department of Agriculture (USDA): Secretary Sonny Perdue (Designate)
USDA: Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service Holly Higgins
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)*: Assistant Administrator for International and Tribal Affairs Jane Nishida
Department of Homeland Security (DHS): Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs; Chief Medical Officer L. Dave Fluty
Department of Homeland Security (DHS): Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, Office of Policy; Chief Diplomatic Officer Vacant
Department of Labor (DoL): Deputy Under Secretary, Bureau of International Labor Affairs Vacant
Department of Commerce: Assistant Division Chief, International Programs, Population Division, Census Bureau Glenn Ferri
Department of the Treasury: Under Secretary for International Affairs Vacant
Department of the Treasury: Assistant Secretary for International Markets and Development Vacant
Department of the Treasury: Deputy Assistant Secretary for Development Policy and Debt Vacant
Department of the Treasury: Deputy Assistant Secretary for Technical Assistance and Afghanistan Larry McDonald
Department of the Treasury: Assistant Secretary for International Finance Vacant
Department of the Treasury: Deputy Assistant Secretary for Middle East and Africa Eric Meyer
U.S. Executive Director, World Bank Matthew McGuire
NOTES: * indicates an independent or quasi-independent agency. Acting officials in italics. Officials awaiting Senate confirmation are noted as “Designate.” As of February 10, 2017.

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