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The Ad Council is where creativity and causes converge. The non-profit organization brings together the most creative minds in advertising, media, technology and marketing to address many of the nation's most important causes. The Ad Council has created many of the most iconic campaigns in advertising history, including Friends Don't Let Friends Drive Drunk, Smokey Bear, and Love Has No Labels. The Ad Council is leading the COVID-19 Vaccine Education Initiative, a massive communications effort to educate the American public and build confidence around the COVID-19 vaccines. Learn more.
The CDC Foundation is an independent nonprofit and the sole entity created by Congress to mobilize philanthropic and private-sector resources to support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s critical health protection work. The CDC Foundation is working closely with public health authorities across the country to respond to the ongoing, rapidly increasing pandemic. Learn more.
de Beaumont Foundation
The de Beaumont Foundation advances policy, builds partnerships, and strengthens public health to create communities where people can achieve their best possible health. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Foundation has been working closely with state and local health departments and other partners to provide practical resources to address immediate needs and advocate for sustained investment in public health. Learn more.
National Safety Council
The National Safety Council is America’s leading nonprofit safety advocate –and has been for over 100 years. As a mission-based organization, we work to eliminate the leading causes of preventable death and injury, focusing our efforts on the workplace, roadway and impairment. We create a culture of safety to not only keep people safer at work, but also beyond the workplace so they can live their fullest lives. Learn more.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is the nation’s largest philanthropy dedicated solely to health. With a focus on health equity, RWJF stands strong in their commitment to a fair and just opportunity for health and well-being. Explore their collection of resources and perspectives on COVID-19 here.
Meteorite powers movements to address society's greatest challenges by inspiring unlikely partnerships that drive social transformation. In addition to the Health Action Alliance, Meteorite also powers the Civic Alliance, a coalition of companies committed to strengthening our democracy. Learn more.
Prior to launching Meteorite, Stephen co-founded a non-profit health policy organization in Russia, helped mobilize more than 300 of the world’s leading media companies in response to AIDS, and managed a multi-million dollar investment portfolio on behalf of a major operating foundation and the United Nations. He’s built Emmy and Peabody Award-winning campaigns on a wide range of social issues, including public health, civic engagement, climate change and early literacy.
A first-generation Cuban-American, Stephen served as a White House National Security Fellow in the Clinton Administration and studied international development and economics at Georgetown, Columbia and Oxford Universities.
Dan has helped defuse a national crisis in Canada's border policy, turned an Emmy party into a vehicle to advance reconciliation with Native peoples, innovated the use of oral storytelling in diplomacy, and changed senior decision-makers' thinking about problems in public transit and education. He has also led successful efforts to achieve gender parity in public funding of the arts and to diversify the applicant pool for the U.K.'s prestigious Marshall Scholarship.
The single most memorable night of Dan's career was a dinner at the same table with Sidney Poitier, Morgan Freeman, Quincy Jones, and Stephen Hawking.
In 2021, Naomi joined Meteorite with the launch of the Business Action on Childhood Vaccination Initiative of the Health Action Alliance. Previously, Naomi founded Wiggle & Work, an on-demand coworking with child care space in Los Angeles, CA. As a small business owner, she helped thousands of working parents further their professional dreams by providing a flexible and affordable space to both work and stay close to their young children.
Prior to her entrepreneurial endeavors, Naomi served as Foreign Policy and Diplomacy Service Officer for the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles where she advocated for Canadian governmental, economic and cultural interests in Southern California and Nevada.
Naomi’s diplomatic career began as Assistant Director for Research & Publications at the USC Center on Public Diplomacy (CPD), where she directed research in areas of water diplomacy and international broadcasting. She holds an M.A. in Public Diplomacy from the Annenberg School for Communications at the University of Southern California and a B.A. in International Relations from American University.
Sarah received her Masters of Public Health from the University of Florida, with a focus on social and behavioral science. Over the past 10 years, she applied her expertise in public health and behavior theory to the higher education sector, designing and implementing programs spanning from 1:1 interventions and engaging workshops to campus-wide campaigns. Sarah founded and led a number of university wide coalitions and committees to unite violence prevention initiatives, and conduct university needs assessments. Her previous areas of impact have included crisis intervention & suicide prevention, sexual assault prevention, alcohol harm reduction, and gender equity. Sarah is thrilled to expand the scope of her work on a national scale, contributing to research and resource development across Meteorite’s health campaigns.