Luisa Pessoa-Brandão

Associate Director

Luisa Pessoa-Brandão is an associate director on the Global Program team. Luisa manages NASTAD’s program in Haiti, as well as serving as the strategic information technical expert for all Global Program activities. Luisa previously worked with the Global Program between 2006 and 2010 as a peer technical assistance provider from the Minnesota Department of Health, and then on staff between 2010 and 2016. Luisa has now rejoined the team in 2018. While with the health department, Luisa was the supervisor for HIV and STI surveillance. Luisa has an M.S. in Statistics from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. in Applied Mathematics from Carnegie Mellon University.