Program Director, Sexual Reproductive Health & Rights
Jesse Rattan, RN, MPH, has two decades of leading, managing, and supporting sexual, reproductive and maternal health programs in Asia and Africa. Currently she is the director of the Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights team which supports, guides and learns from SRHR programs around the CARE world. Before this role she was the director of a large SRH project that unlocked access to contraception and post-abortion care in Chad, DRC, Mali, Nigeria and other conflict affected countries. She also recently led an initiative to measure and strengthen CARE’s organizational culture. She started her career as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Central African Republic.
Jesse is representing CARE, a finalist in the 2019 Innovate for Good Challenge, as an organization applying new I.T. in the artificial intelligence category.