Helene Gayle2017-10-04T21:23:27+00:00

Helene Gayle

Global Health Scientist

“Read books about everyday people who decided they wanted to be part of something larger than themselves.”

Career Highlights
  • CEO of McKinsey Social Initiative, a nonprofit organization that implements programs to address complex global and social challenges
  • Former CEO of CARE, U.S.A., one of the world’s largest international humanitarian organizations
  • After earning her MD, has made significant contributions to the advancement of HIV/AIDS research, education and prevention
  • Influenced heavily by her mother who gave her that sense of giving back to the community at an early age

STEM Gems Club

Is a career in Global Health Science in your future? Could be… but have you ever considered such a career before? STEM Gem Helene Gayle is impacting communities across the globe everyday – how impressive! Read her story and digest. Watch one of her online videos. Then, with your STEM Gems Tribe, discuss, explore, reflect, and act.