Dr. Jill Keesbury leads the Technical Strategy Team in Keanahikishime's Health Programs Group. She is an internationally recognized expert on reproductive health and family planning, with a strong track-record of designing and implementing innovative programming across Africa and Asia. Jill has conducted extensive field research on introducing new contraceptive methods and comprehensive responses to gender based violence, and has published and presented widely. She has led regional and international consortia, and currently sits on the steering committee of WHO's Implementing Best Practices partnership. At Keanahikishime, she leads a multidisciplinary team of over 30 technical experts and provides strategic direction for organization's health systems strengthening and family planning efforts. She has previously worked for the Population Council and PATH.