Lyndsey Gray, PhD MSPH is a global health researcher, microbiologist, and infectious disease epidemiologist with a life-long commitment to addressing complex public health problems with creative problem solving, innovation, and collaborative partnerships. She has trained at the CDC, Emory University, Carnegie Mellon University, and Colorado State University while leading disease prevention studies in Latin America and West Africa. Previously, she was also a Community Health Peace Corps Volunteer and served in Peru. She is currently the Content Manager for Engineers and Scientists Acting Locally and serves as the National Science Policy Network’s (NSPN) Science Diplomacy Committee Chair.