E-mail: db2948@columbia.edu

Desiree Bunch is currently the Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development for Public Health Solutions.  Public Health Solutions is a nonprofit organization that develops, implements and advocates dynamic solutions to prevent disease and improve community health. They conduct comprehensive research providing insight on public health issues, create and manage community health programs, and provide services to organizations to address public health challenges.  Desiree has been in the HR field for over 15 years and has served in a leadership capacity for both local, national and international organizations.  She is recognized as a leader in her field and has worked as a consultant with many other local and national not-for-profits in Desiree recently has become a certified trained mediator and works for the Safe Horizon Mediation Center mediating community and family disputes.  Desiree is a board member for an international women’s organization, Voices of African Mothers.  Desiree holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work and is also holds a Senior Professional Certification in Human Resources Management.