Celina Schocken 

Strategic Advisor

Celina Schocken is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of TogetHER, a partnership working to end cervical cancer. She is also a senior consultant to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where her projects include supply chain management, maternal health, cervical cancer and healthcare delivery.


Previously, Ms. Schocken was the CEO of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, a public private partnership focused on cervical and breast cancer. Ms. Schocken was Director of Policy and Advocacy at Merck for Mothers, where she led the Saving Mothers, Giving Life partnership, and Director of International Organizations at Population Services International (PSI), where she managed PSI’s work with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria and other multilateral organizations. She also served as Chief Advisor to the Rwandan Minister of State for HIV/AIDS and Other Epidemics. She was a fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.


Schocken received her juris doctor and master’s degree in public policy from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s in business administration from New York University, the London School of Economics and Political Science, and HEC Paris. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Chicago, Phi Beta Kappa.

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