Joshua LelandJoshua Leland is an international development and business development professional with more than 14 years of experience creating partnerships to design and deliver solutions to complex international development and sustainability challenges. He has managed numerous economic development and local governance programs and led business development initiatives across Africa, Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe. As business development director for Corporate Partnerships he leads all outreach, proposal development, and client relationship management activities. He holds a B.A. in history from Bates College in Maine and is pursuing his MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Rachel HampshireRachel Hampshire is an international health and nutrition professional with over twelve years of experience. Ms. Hampshire has developed technical approaches for proposals and ongoing programs addressing themes such as nutrition, water and sanitation, community health, and maternal and child health. She has experience working with USAID, UNDP, CDC, and a number of private sector donors. During the five years she spent in Burkina Faso with Helen Keller International and Axios, she implemented nutrition, education, orphan support and HIV projects. Past work has also included laboratory strengthening in Nigeria and contributing to the Five Year Evaluation of the Global Fund. Ms. Hampshire is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) from Niger, and has an MPH from University of Texas Health Science Center. Her bachelor’s degree is in English literature with a minor in French from the University of Texas at Austin.