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Erin Sines


Erin has been with MacArthur since 2009. Prior to her current position, she was a program officer for Population and Reproductive Health and Girls’ Secondary Education grantmaking.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Sines worked at the Population Reference Bureau, a Washington, D.C.-based NGO, where she provided strategic guidance, technical assistance, and capacity building in the use of data for reproductive health policy and program development. She worked closely with policymakers and researchers in Ethiopia, India, Kenya, and Mongolia. Earlier in her career, she worked on adolescent sexual and reproductive health in Latin America and conducted research on domestic maternal and child health issues. 

She currently serves on the board of directors of the Funders Network for Population and Reproductive Health and holds the alternate foundation seat on the board of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health. 

Ms. Sines has an M.P.H. from Columbia University and received her B.A. in Spanish and International Politics from St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

Erin Sines works on the following MacArthur programs and projects:

Population & Reproductive Health