Champion Leaders

Ashley Daigle

Ashley is a mom with a background in international affairs and health education. The granddaughter of a polio survivor, Ashley joined the Shot@life campaign in 2016 to do her part in the effort toward global health equity...

Deborah Gray

Dr. Deborah Gray, ANP-BC, FNP- C completed her Doctorate in Nursing at Old Dominion University. She received her M.Sc.N. from McGill University in Montreal, Canada and completed her Post-Graduate Nurse Practitioner training at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida...

Diane Glasgow

Diane Glasgow has been a Shot@Life Champion since February 2013. She had the opportunity to visit the Philippines with Shot@Life and UNICEF in April 2015.

Diane is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) who trained English teachers in Thailand from 1973-1975...

Elizabeth Atalay

Elizabeth Atalay is a digital producer, Social Good/World Voice Editor at worldmomsblog.com, a United Nations Foundation Social Good Fellow and Shot@Life Champion advocating for global vaccines...

Emilee Gibson

Emilee Gibson graduated from the University of Iowa in 2017 with a B.S. in Human Physiology along with minors in Spanish and Global Health. She currently works as a clinical research assistant for the Department of Neurology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics focusing on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), and aneurysm treatment...

Felisa Hilbert

Felisa Hilbert was born and raised in Veracruz, Mexico. During her missions in the remote villages of Mexico, Felisa participated in many vaccine campaigns in rural areas where she saw firsthand the pain and sorrow that children suffer from due to a lack of vaccinations and medical care...

Ilina Ewen

Ilina writers “Dirt & Noise” and is a seasoned marketer with over 25 years of marketing, brand strategy, communications, and writing experience.

Her experience on both the agency and client side of marketing communications affords her a keen understanding of both perspectives...

Janice Hawkins

Janice Hawkins is a nursing faculty member at Old Dominion University where she serves as the undergraduate departmental advisor. She teaches an online global health course and leads annual study abroad programs for health science majors...

Jessica Huang

Jessica Huang is one of our Champion Leaders and comes from California. She currently serves as the Chief Technical Officer of Pyur Solutions, a company that seeks to develop and ensure sustainable access to technologies that aid in the development of chemical-free foods...

Julie Marsh

As a project manager, a digital marketer, and a parent, Julie Marsh spends her days figuring out how to get stuff done as efficiently and effectively as possible, both on behalf of her family and her clients...

Lisa Davis

I am a wife, mother of three, and an advocate for wellness and clean beauty. I have an undergraduate degree in biology, and a master’s degree in teaching and in writing. I worked for years in the medical publishing field and as a research associate, then as a teacher...

Lori Harding

Lori Harding is the Regional Self-Reliance Manager for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.  She is responsible for the Employment Resource Centers in West Valley City and Tooele...

Matthew Pope

Matthew Pope became a Shot@Life Champion in 2014 and a Champion Leader for the state of Indiana in 2015.  Aside from his work with the campaign, Matthew was named Indiana’s Immunization Advocate of the Year in 2014 and currently sits on the program planning committee for the 2016 National Conference on Immunization Coalitions and Partnerships...

Melody Butler

Melody Anne Butler is a mother of four and a Registered Nurse who works on Long Island, New York, as an Infection Preventionist with previous pediatric nursing experience at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center since 2007...

Nancy Jones

 As a 40 year member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC), Nancy has worked with a variety of international agencies/organizations, supporting programs and projects helping people in developing countries...

Nicolette Springer

Nicolette is a criminologist, educator, mother of two, and proud Girl Scout leader. She holds a master’s in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida, with a specialty in mental health and substance abuse...

Pam Margolis

Pam has degrees in Education and Library Science and has spent her life helping to make others’ lives better whether through government policy, education, or literacy. She is a mother of two grown children and was at one time a single mother...

Rochelle Kinssies

Rochelle is a pre-medical student currently applying to medical schools. Recipient of the Dean’s Scholarship for Excellence in Science, she graduated with honors for both her BA in Psychology and BS in Neuroscience and Behavior from Florida Atlantic University (FAU)...

Shannan Younger

Shannan is a writer and recovering attorney who lives with her husband and teen daughter in the Chicago suburbs.  Her work has been featured by the BBC, the Chicago Tribune and the Family Online Safety Institute. Her writing has been published in several anthologies and she contributes to Chicago Parent, Make It Better magazine and several websites, including BetweenUsParents...

Uchechi Emelogu

Committed, passionate and hardworking are just a few of the many ways to describe Uchechi Emelogu. As an economist, Emelogu believes that providing good health is the most cost-effective way to save lives, improve health and ensure long-term prosperity...