Our Specialists.

Deputy Project Director Andrea Poling

Andrea Poling is a public health and project management specialist with eight years of experience. Ms. Poling currently serves as the deputy project director for the USAID HRH2030 program. Prior to joining HRH2030, she served as the operations director for Chemonics’ West Africa and Haiti Region and chief of party of the Bangladesh Smiling Sun Franchise Program (SSFP). In Bangladesh, Ms. Poling was responsible for implementing a health services social franchise that has expanded access and availability of quality child, maternal, and family planning health services. Ms. Poling has also supported a tuberculosis project in the Philippines and an HIV/AIDS prevention project in Vietnam. She holds a B.A. in French and international development and an M.P.A. focused in health services management from the Ohio State University.