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Leading Global Health Organization Welcomes New Vice President

(Greenville, S.C., March 20, 2019) — The South Carolina-based organization working to cure and care for people with leprosy and related diseases is adding to its staff with the hiring of a vice president of special initiatives to oversee the AIM Initiative, a program of American Leprosy Missions. Joining the team is Stefanie Weiland who comes with twenty years of international experience in economic and community development, organizational management and health care delivery. “Stefanie brings extensive leadership experience in global health and development to our team,” says Bill Simmons, president and CEO. “She has a successful track record of scaling international programs and managing diverse teams. We look forward to having her drive the AIM Initiative disease mapping and management program as it grows to serve the millions of people affected by neglected tropical diseases.” Weiland joins American Leprosy Missions from LifeNet International where she served as executive director, managing … More »