Mr. Alan Goodman

Mr. Alan Goodman is Manager of Strategic Communications at the Center for Global Health Practice and Impact at Georgetown University. In that role, he manages communications activities at the Center, including material development, website content, event planning, and internal and external outreach.  

Mr. Goodman has more than 15 years of experience managing communications projects for U.S. government agencies, NGOs, and corporations in the United States and around the world. This includes managing communications activities in the office at USAID that was responsible for leading the U.S. government response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. In addition, he has researched, written, edited, and disseminated a wide range of marketing and technical materials focused on public health, economic development, education, and governance and human rights while in positions at other U.S. government agencies and in the private sector. This included a focus on such major public health issues as HIV and AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, Ebola, food insecurity, infant mortality, and health literacy. Mr. Goodman has worked in numerous African countries, is conversant in French, and has considerable experience managing projects and overseeing relationships with both U.S. and foreign clients.       

Mr. Goodman holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Ohio State University. He majored in the Humanities at the University of Chicago prior to transferring to Ohio State.