Charles MaCormack, PhD

Charles MacCormack is currently the Senior Fellow for NGO Futures at Interaction, the national association of over 200 U.S. Humanitarian and Development organizations. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Millennium Development Goal Health Alliance. Throughout 2016 he served as an Advanced Leadership Fellow at Harvard University. He served as Executive-in-Residence at Middlebury College from 2012 to 2016, and works with a number of international think tanks.  Each of these activities advances knowledge, teaching and practice of the role of corporations, foundations, NGOs, universities, philanthropists and media in global health and development.

From 1993 through 2011, Professor MacCormack was president of Save the Children, the world’s leading independent nonprofit organization serving children in need.  With programs in the United States and more than 50 countries, an annual budget of over $550 million and more than 6,000 staff worldwide., Save the Children works to create lasting, positive change in the lives of children in need through programs in health care and nutrition, education and economic opportunity.  Save the Children also provides child-oriented humanitarian assistance during natural disasters, war and conflict.  He currently serves on the Board of Save the Children International, which programs more than $2.1billion in over 120 countries.