Please join us in welcoming Anna Eme to Midwives For Haiti!
Anna was born and raised in Southern California and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in African American Studies and Biology from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. She is a former Peace Corps Volunteer, where she served as a Community Health Educator in Sierra Leone, West Africa. While there, she implemented various projects in reproductive health education, gender equity, and capacity building between clinical staff and traditional birth attendants working within the country’s rural health care system.
Anna is an avid traveler, and has participated in numerous women’s health projects and human rights service initiatives in Nigeria, Morocco and Haiti. She is most passionate about improving cultural competency in global health policies for women of color. Anna is very excited to join Midwives For Haiti as the Volunteer and Residence Coordinator!