Stacey Irwin Downey
Stacey is the Associate Director for Program Management of the Serious Illness Care Program. In this role she works with the Serious Illness Director to manage the program portfolio, specifically overseeing project management. Stacey has spent over 20 years working in Global Health focused on management and leadership. Her areas of specialty include organizational development and facilitation, strategy and team alignment, leadership, and project management. Many of these years were spent working in various roles at Management Sciences for Health in countries across Latin America and other low and middle income countries. As an independent consultant, Stacey also worked with other global health organizations providing team strategy, facilitation and project management. Stacey spent one year living in Quito, Ecuador working as a volunteer with a community development organization.
Stacey has a Masters in International Relations from Boston University and a BA from Fairfield University in Politics with concentrations in International Relations and Latin American Studies.