Danae Roumis is a Senior Program Officer at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. She joined the team in 2022 and works closely with the dedicated Health Initiative Team on the many projects under the Health Initiative umbrella. Danae holds a BA in Anthropology from the University of Chicago, and an MSc in Global Health and Population from the Harvard School of Public Health. She has previously worked in the private sector and in academia at the intersection of health, international development, and research. She has experience directing projects all over the world on a wide range of topics including water and sanitation, maternal health, infectious diseases, COVID-19, and others. Most recently she was managing a portfolio of policy research projects in the energy and environment sector at the University of Chicago.