Robert Brookes Robert Brookes is a public health and project management specialist with more than 14 years of experience designing and managing assistance programs across sectors of development in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. He currently leads efforts to develop corporate relationships with health organizations and experts, and contributes to industry initiatives and discourse to promote and further global goals for health. Prior to joining Chemonics, Mr. Brookes conducted research on vaccines for cancer and bacterial infections and served as a U.S. Crisis Corps Volunteer in El Salvador, working with Project Concern International. He has also served as a U.S Peace Corps Volunteer in Paraguay, working primarily with teachers in rural settings to integrate health education into schools’ curricula. Mr. Brookes has an MPH/MBA from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Mary Washington.
Colin CredleA highly qualified logistics specialist with more than 10 years of experience managing responses, logistics, and deliveries for international health projects in Asia, Latin America and Caribbean, Europe and Eurasia. As Project HOPE’s regional manager of Russia, Eurasia, and Asia, Mr. Credle oversaw export, transport, and import of more than $120 million in donated medicines each year, and was responsible for logistics/distribution and use of more than $379 million in donated medicines in Tajikistan, and $65 million to Kyrgyzstan. He designed an M&E system in Tajikistan to report rational and responsible use of donated medicines. As general director of operations in Ukraine for SKAB Corporation Limited, Mr. Credle built operations from $3 million to $70 million sales per year; shipped up to 30,000 metric tons of steel per month from Ukraine to ports mainly in Asia; and supervised expedited loading operations, saving up to $60,000 per merchant ship and increased their profitability by 50 percent. Native English; M.B.A.