Praveen Basaviah, Member of the President's Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA)
Kyle Bernstein, San Francisco Department of Public Health
Jesseca Boyer, Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, University of North Carolina
Rachel Kachur, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Marcia Pearl, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Matt Prior, Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Anjana Rajan, Johnson & Johnson, Janssen Healthcare Innovation
Matthew Tindall, IMS Health, mHealth Initiatives
Annie Walden-Newman, National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association
Charlotte Gaydos is Chair of the Board, the founder of I Want The Kit, and a professor in the Infectious Disease Department of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is the Director of the International Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research Laboratory. She received her B.S. in medical technology and her M.S. in medical microbiology from West Virginia University. Her M.P.H. and Dr.P.H. in Infectious Diseases and Immunology were received from Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. Dr. Gaydos has authored 17 book chapters, over 230 research articles, and over 400 research abstracts and oral presentations.
Jessica Ladd is the founder of Sexual Health Innovations. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Infectious Disease Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She has previously worked in the White House Office of National AIDS Policy, as a Public Policy Associate at The AIDS Institute, and as a sexual health educator and researcher for a variety of organizations. Ms. Ladd also founded the The Social Innovation Lab in Baltimore and a chapter of FemSex at Pomona College. She received her Masters in Public Health at Johns Hopkins and her BA in Public Policy/Human Sexuality at Pomona College.
is the General Manager of Adam4Adam, the Executive Director of the non-profit Internet Interventions Incorporated, and the President of Adelson Consulting Services. From 2001-2006 he served as the General Manager of Online-buddies (ManHunt.net). He provides technical assistance to public health departments and community-based organizations in the development of protocols, processes, procedures, and guidelines related to the use of Social Media for prevention and education and the exploitation of internet technologies for Outreach and Partner Services. Mr. Adelson also served as the Senior Advisor on men who have sex with men and sexual health and technology at the National Coalition of STD Directors and provided technical assistance through the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors.
is Senior Director of Medical Services for Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA). Following her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Nucatola completed a Fellowship in Family Planning Clinical Care and Research at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. Dr. Nucatola has been active in family planning research since 2002 and has authored 2 textbook chapters and numerous journal articles. In addition to her administrative position at PPFA, Dr. Nucatola continues to provide clinical care in both New York and Los Angeles and enjoys educating medical students, residents, fellows, physicians and advanced practice clinicians. She has stayed active in research as Associate Medical Director for Research at Planned Parenthood Los Angeles, and with the Research Division of the California Family Health Council.
became President and CEO of the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA) in July of 2006 after more than 25-years experience working in various areas of nonprofit management. ASHA will be 100 in 2014 and is a nonprofit that specializes in educating the public about sexual health while advocating for those with sexually transmitted infections. Ms. Barclay helps set the strategic direction that includes elevating the national discussion toward sexual health and not just disease avoidance.