CDC Foundation: Robert Franklin, new board of directors appointee
The CDC Foundation has elected Robert Michael Franklin--president emeritus of Morehouse College and senior advisor to the president of Emory University—to a five-year term on its board of directors. He will join other board members to provide guidance and oversight to the foundation’s in mobilizing philanthropic and private-sector resources to support the CDC’s work.
"Robert is an impassioned educator, theologian and leader," said Judy Monroe, president and CEO of the CDC Foundation. "I welcome his experience and value the insights and perspectives he will bring to our board, including his guidance on the path toward health equity for people in the US and across the globe."