Lynn Van Lith has 20 years of experience and is currently working as a Senior Technical Advisor—HIV/AIDS with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs (CCP) under the Health Communication Capacity Collaborative project. Prior to this position, she served as the Senior Technical Advisor-Behavior Change Communication on the RESPOND family planning project with CCP. Before that she served as the HIV/AIDS Technical Advisor on the Health Communication Partnership (HCP) with the International HIV/AIDS Alliance and co-chaired HCP’s Capacity Resource Group helping country teams strategically integrate community and institutional strengthening plans into their field programs.
She has also worked for International Planned Parenthood Affiliates in Africa as well as the UNDP. Lynn has worked in the field of international health and development with a focus on HIV and reproductive health more broadly during which time she has lived in Zambia and South Africa, and provided short-term technical support to many countries across Africa and Asia. She holds a master degree from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs.