Joan works with Max on the executive team. Her roles include overseeing CEA's Community Health team, providing input on program-specific and organization-wide strategy, and assisting with hiring and other internal operations. She has an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business and an MPA in International Development from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. She previously worked at the strategy consulting firm Bain & Company, where she was a founding member of their Nigeria office. She also co-founded and directed a nonprofit in Uganda, and launched a fellowship related to catastrophic risks and emerging technology policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.