Abbie joined the Global Health Alliance Australia in June 2020 as Deputy Director. She is also the Program, Policy and Events Officer for Pacific Friends of Global Health, a key advocacy partner of three of the world’s most significant global health organisations: The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria; Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; and UNITAID.
Abbie has extensive experience across the non-profit, private and public sectors in global health, project management, international development, fundraising and marketing and communications. She has a Master of Public Health and a Bachelor of International Studies, and was previously the National Manager of Ethiopiaid, a non-profit working alongside local Ethiopian partners to bring trusted healthcare and education to some of the most vulnerable and marginalised people in Ethiopia.
Abbie is passionate about improving health equity and mitigating the impacts of climate change on health, and has experience working in Ethiopia, Thailand and London.