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Carter Center Experts

The Carter Center is proud to be home to distinguished staff and experts in international affairs, peacemaking, promoting democracy, and international health and disease eradication.


Paige Alexander Chief Executive Officer

Peace Programs 

Barbara Smith, M.S. Vice President, Peace Programs
David Carroll, Ph.D. Director, Democracy Program
Stacia George, M.A. Director, Conflict Resolution Program
Laura Neuman, J.D. Director, Rule of Law Program
Hrair Balian, J.D. Senior Advisor, Conflict Resolution Program
Jennie K. Lincoln, Ph.D. Senior Advisor, Latin America and the Caribbean
Yawei Liu, Ph.D. Senior Advisor, China Focus
Karin Ryan Senior Policy Advisor, Human Rights and Special Representative on Women and Girls
Ellen Mickiewicz, Ph.D. Fellow, Commission on Radio and Television

Health Programs 

Kashef Ijaz, M.D., M.P.H. Vice President, Health Programs
Stephen Blount, M.D., M.P.H. Director, Special Health Projects and Advisor to Hispaniola Initiative
Eve H. Byrd, D.N.P., M.P.H. Director, Mental Health Program
Kelly Callahan, M.P.H. Director, Trachoma Control Program 
Gregory Noland, Ph.D., M.P.H. Director, River Blindness, Lymphatic Filariasis, Schistosomiasis, and Malaria
Adam Weiss, M.P.H. Director, Guinea Worm Eradication Program 
Frank O. Richards, Jr., M.D. Senior Advisor, River Blindness, Lymphatic Filariasis, Schistosomiasis, and Malaria
Donald R. Hopkins, M.D., M.P.H. Special Advisor, Guinea Worm Eradication
William Foege, M.D., M.P.H. Senior Fellow, Health Policy


P. Craig Withers, M.B.A., M.H.A. Vice President, Overseas Operations

Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation

Abby Miller, M.P.A. Chief Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (Mel) Officer

Educational Programs

Lauren Kent-Delany, M.S. Director, Educational Programs


Christopher D. Brown, CPA Vice President, Finance; Treasurer
Patti Bunker Chief IT Officer, Information Technology


Phillip J. Wise Jr. Vice President, Operations
and Development;
Corporate Secretary
Deanna Congileo, M.A. Director, Communications;
Press Secretary, Jimmy and
Rosalynn Carter
Sabrina Burnett Director, Human Resources


Steven Hochman, Ph.D. Director of Research, Faculty Assistant to President Carter
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