Skip to main content

You are using an old and unsupported browser. Most core functionality will not work. Please upgrade to a supported browser - Google Chrome

Times are shown in your local time zone GMT
Speaker Profile Image

Mary Ana McGlasson

Director- CHL

Professional Bio

Mary Ana joined the Centre for Humanitarian Leadership in June 2020 following a major restructure to more aptly accommodate our growing services and team.

Mary Ana holds dual Masters degrees in public policy and nursing from Princeton University and the University of Washington. She comes to the CHL with almost 20 years of experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner and a decade of field-based roles designing, implementing and overseeing humanitarian and development programs.

Mary Ana’s humanitarian experience covers a wide range of contexts in Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East, in roles including Country Director, Global Emergency Response Coordinator and Global Health Advisor. She has designed and managed humanitarian programs across a wide range of disciplines including epidemic response; conflict, post-conflict and refugee health systems; emergency WASH-related services for refugees and IDPs; microfinance and women’s empowerment; natural disaster response; and community-based peacebuilding.

Mary Ana has worked for a range of leading INGOs including MSF, Relief International and Mercy Corps. She has vast leadership experience in these roles and others, including managing academic researchers and serving as a visiting lecturer at George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health.

Mary Ana's Presentations

View Program
Oral Presentation
Room 1
Closing Comments

Oral Presentation
Room 1
Closing Discussion

Oral Presentation
Room 1
Welcome to the 2021 Humanitarian Leadership Conference

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our platform and by continuing to use this site you agree that we can save them on your device. For more information, please read our privacy statement. Privacy Policy