Robin Criffield works closely with Dr. Cohen and helps coordinate all key business areas of the Institute. She provides program management for business development and strategic planning, research program development and implementation, and general business and operations oversight as part of the leadership team. Her background is in social justice work. Prior to joining the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, she served as associate firector for an affordable housing program for 12 years. Criffield serves on the Orange County Human Relations Committee and is a board member of Organizing Against Racism. She brings strategic thinking, business and organizational development experience, and commitment to transformative justice to help strengthen the Institute’s work.
Robin Criffield, Program Administrator