Jennifer Lotito

President and Chief Operating Officer, (RED)

As President and Chief Operating Officer, Jennifer is responsible for the overall strategic and operational growth trajectory of the (RED) organization. She oversees the short and long-term priorities that continue to build the (RED) brand and generate critical and sustainable funding and awareness to help end the AIDS and now COVID pandemic. She drives the successful relationships with (RED) partner brands including Apple, Bank of America, Beats by Dre, LVMH, Salesforce, Starbucks and others—brands who have helped generate over $650 million for the Global Fund, impacting over 220 million lives.

Prior to joining (RED) in 2008, Jennifer was a Senior Partner at Ogilvy Worldwide, responsible for overseeing the global IBM and American Express accounts. A native Bostonian, Jennifer started her advertising career at Houston Effler after graduating from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Jennifer is Co-Founder and President of the JML Hope Foundation, a 501c3 private foundation that focuses on the power of mentorship to nurture the minds and hearts of the next generation of leaders. She also serves as a Board Advisor to Hands Offering Hope, a non-profit organization focused on empowering the youth of the world, especially within Mexico.

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Chief Talent Officer

David McNair

Executive Director for Global Policy

Désiré Assogbavi

Francophone Africa Director

Dorine Nininahazwe

AU and East Africa Director

Edwin Ikhuoria

Africa Executive Director

Emily Wigens

EU Director

Gayle E. Smith

President and CEO (on temporary assignment to the State Department) *

John Spears

Chief of Staff and acting Chief Operating Officer

Kate Critchley

Executive Director, Communications and Content

Scott McDonald

Chief Development Officer

Serah Makka-Ugbabe

Executive Director, Engagement and Mobilisation

Stanley Achonu

Nigeria Director

Stephan Exo-Kreischer

Germany Director

Stuart Hickox

Canada Director

Tamika Cummings

General Counsel

Tim Cole

Executive Director, Europe

Tom Hart

Acting CEO