Tori Chan, MPA-MPH
Health Director, West Africa
Location: Sierra Leone
Tori is an experienced non-profit and public health professional with 9+ years working with international organizations, charities, and foundations. She worked with World Hope from 2015-2016 as the International Grants & Partnerships Manager based in Sierra Leone and now rejoins World Hope again in 2020 as the Business Development and Partnerships Manager, Asia. Her expertise is in partnership development, project management, research, and grant writing. Prior to re-joining World Hope, Tori worked with Partners In Health based in Liberia where she worked closely with the Ministry of Health and other stakeholders on laboratory systems strengthening and community-based disease surveillance projects. She also has experience in philanthropy, previously working with ELMA Philanthropies on their humanitarian and relief portfolio, helping to identify and fund underreported humanitarian disasters around the globe. Other organizations she worked with include World Vision International and the Women’s Foundation of California. Tori holds a BA, Art History from the University of California, Riverside, and an MPH, Global Health and MPA, Health Policy & Management from New York University.
In her role as Health Director, Tori will focus on developing new partnerships for World Hope. As needed, she will provide support on other World Hope initiatives where there is a focus on public health and health systems strengthening.