Project Director, Building Healthy Cities, International
Amanda Pomeroy-Stevens is testing healthy urban planning approaches in rapidly growing cities across Southeast Asia as part of the Building Healthy Cities project. She has 16 years of experience in applied research and evaluation, with expertise in evaluation of complex systems. After joining JSI in 2010, Amanda led multiple research studies for the JSI Center for Health Information, Monitoring, and Evaluation and the Strengthening Partnerships, Results and Innovations in Nutrition Globally project relating to systems strengthening, nutrition financing, economic evaluation, and non-communicable diseases. She has published articles on these topics in journals such as Health Policy and Planning, the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Food and Nutrition Bulletin, and the Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition. Prior to JSI, Amanda held positions at ICF Macro, RAND Corporation, and the Center for Strategic and International Studies. She has a MS in applied economics from Cornell University.