Forum One Communications
Senior Project Manager
Washington D.C. Metro Area
Leah Stern takes a content-first approach to manage complex strategy and development projects at Forum One, where she is a Senior Project Manager. In her work at Forum One, Leah has led projects for influential organizations, including the recent redesign of the Microfinance Gateway for the World Bank’s Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP). She leads Forum One’s partnership with FHI 360 on a full-service engagement with the CDC’s Division of Community Health. She also helped found the Health Data Consortium (HDC), a public-private partnership working to foster the availability and use of open health data to drive innovation.
Prior to joining Forum One, Leah worked with policy and advocacy-focused organizations, including Legal Momentum and the Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE), on communications, web strategy, and advocacy. She has also served as a strategic communications lead for Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) and the World Bank. Leah holds a master’s of public policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and a bachelor's in government and Latin American studies from Wesleyan University.