Hilary lives in Gauteng Province, South Africa, where she works at the southern Africa office of the UK Department of International Development. Hilary is a highly skilled manager in the development sector working particularly on gender-based violence, HIV and other public health issues.
Jeff is a U.S.-based writer, editor and researcher with extensive experience on the international response to AIDS and global development health priorities more generally. Among his other areas of work in recent years are projects regarding election monitoring, tobacco control and anti-corruption programming and policies.
Sophie Dilmitis brings to ASAP two decades of pioneering grassroots work and top-level policy development focussing on women and young people in developing and developed countries. Born in Zimbabwe, Sophie has been HIV-Positive for 18 years.
Martin is a social scientist based in Malaysia who brings to ASAP his extensive research work, Government-level consulting and high-level contacts in Asia-Pacific HIV networks.
Hanke has worked at the highest levels of government and NGO engagement with AIDS policy and implementation. Her training as a cultural anthropologist adds a unique perspective to her work with ASAP.
Chris specialises in the meaningful participation of communities, in particular people living with HIV, in policy and programme development and implementation. He brings a diverse experience working within the UN system as well as within civil society organisations and networks of people living with HIV.
Karen specialises in developing proposals and in advocacy and policy. Based now in the UK, she's a South African national, and has worked on many successful major funding bids, to the Government of the Netherlands, among others.
Bobby's part of the SEA-AIDS and Stop-TB eForum Resource teams, a member of sub-working groups of Stop TB Partnership, and has worked with HDN, the Health and Development Networks. Bobby has co-authored the commentary for The Lancet TB series, and has been elected as Vice President of the Indian Network of NGOs on HIV/AIDS.
Nadine has spent 20 years working in HIV and global health with both United Nations and civil society agencies, as well as in academic institutions in Asia, Africa and her home country, Ireland.
Natalie brings to ASAP over 20 years of experience in programme coordination, community development and advocacy of women and girls’ human rights and NGO management. She's a former Deputy General Secretary of the World YWCA.
While studying manufacturing engineering and economics at university, Mike discovered he was a creative trapped in an engineer’s body. An MA in Applied Social Research and four years of HIV Education practice later, the internet was invented: a web designer was born.
Robin founded ASAP in 2010. She believes that there is a real opportunity to end the AIDS epidemic, and wants to bring her skills and that of her peers to meet that goal. She brings decades of experience: in leadership positions in government, international organizations and at community level.