About: Andrew MacCalla, Emergency Response Manager
Andrew MacCalla has been the primary coordinator of Direct Relief’s Haiti response – the largest humanitarian effort since the organization was founded in 1948 – managing on the ground efforts and collaborating with more than 100 Haitian health facilities, as well as the Haitian Ministry of Health. Since 2010, Direct Relief has provided life-saving medications and supplies valued at over $70 million wholesale. He has worked at Direct Relief for five years with a short break to earn a Master's Degree in Public Policy and Management from the University of Melbourne. He has written numerous articles for the Huffington Post and The Sacramento Bee on Direct Relief's work in Haiti.
Posts by Andrew MacCalla, Emergency Response Manager:
- Grant Helps Women in Somalia Access Fistula Repair and Regain Dignity (June 14, 2013 - Healthcare Provider-Partner Updates&International Work&Maternal and Child Health Work)
- Collaborating with Palantir, Team Rubicon to Help Oklahomans in Need (June 6, 2013 - Emergency Response&USA Work)
- Supporting High-Quality Maternity Care in Northern Haiti (March 14, 2013 - Healthcare Provider-Partner Updates&International Work&Maternal and Child Health Work)
- Midwife Training Course Begins in Haiti (February 15, 2013 - International Work&Maternal and Child Health Work)