Alisa has over 10 years’ experience in health care, including diagnostics, health education and non-profit biomedical research support. In her position as the Senior Strategic Initiatives Manager at National Disease Research Interchange (NDRI), she works with external sponsors and internal project teams, providing project management and oversight for several, multi-site projects aimed at establishing biorepositories of human biospecimen. She earned a BA in Philosophy from University of Southern California, and an MA in Health Care Ethics from St. Joseph’s University. Alisa began volunteering with the CDCN in 2016, assisting with press outreach and coordinating thank you notes to support donor relations.