Myriam has more than 15-years of global professional experience in addressing the health and rights of women and girls and marginalized populations, especially in the context of the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. Her career was built working with international non-for-profit organizations, various United Nations entities, and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria. Myriam also founded and successfully managed her own consulting firm for four years providing technical advisory services to the United Nations, the World Bank, and other foundations.
She acquired international UN headquarter-level experience in Europe and also extensive field exposure from resource-challenged settings in the Middle East and North Africa, Southern Africa, and Central America regions, where she provided extensive country-level technical support and advisory services to ministries of health, national public health service providers, and grassroots-level civil society organizations. She also collaborated extensively with international donors and global organizations.
At Grace Farms Foundation, Myriam is part of the Development team and is responsible for international grants management, and associated strategic planning, writing, report management, and stewardship. Myriam is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and Finnish.
Her credentials include a BA in Hispanic Studies from Connecticut College, an MA in International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University and an MSc in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK.