Suzanne Reier currently serves as the chief of party of EDC’s PEPFAR-funded ELIKIA OVC project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Prior to joining EDC, Reier served as the technical officer for the World Health Organization Implementing Best Practices Consortium from 2005 to 2016. In that position, she provided high-level leadership for a global coalition of 45 organizations working to develop evidence-based interventions in reproductive health and research initiatives in areas including linkages with HIV care and treatment, family planning, and sexual and reproductive health.

Reier’s technical expertise includes orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) programming, sexual and reproductive health, child survival, maternal and child health, family planning, and child protection. She has also served in senior management roles on several USAID-funded health and multi-sectoral initiatives. Reier joined EDC in 2016.