Donna Bjerregaard, M.S.W., C.P.H.Q. (Initiatives Inc.) has 20 years’ experience working with HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, quality assurance, CHWs and health communication in developing countries, in addition to 10 years of experience in the field of developmental disabilities. She has lived and worked in India, Nigeria and Jordan and also provided technical assistance in Malawi, the Maldives, Bangladesh, Guyana, India, Kenya, the Pacific, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Ms. Bjerregaard has extensive experience in monitoring and evaluation, curriculum design, training and community health promotion and is the author of a number of training manuals and handbooks. She provides technical assistance to NGOs and FBOs, ministries, community organizations and international organizations to improve planning and performance, identify best practices, and create system approaches.