Winnie Chelagat

Director of Communications

Winnie is a Kenyan health communication specialist and the Communications Director for GHD. She is also the co-founder of Maternal Aid for Mothers in Africa (MAMA), a grassroot organization that works towards empowering women in rural areas with maternal and child health information. She has experience developing course curricula on Reporting of Gender-Based Violence in South Sudan and has previously worked with the Female Health Company as part of the Kenyan team that facilitated training, promotion and advocacy of the Female Condom (FC2). She has also previously worked with the Stockholm Environment Institute-Africa providing support in the development and production of outreach materials, media relations, coordination and outreach for both online and offline media. Winnie holds a Master’s degree in Communications from United States International University, with a major in Development Communication.