Melissa Kushner

Melissa Kushner is the founder of Yamba Malawi (fka. Goods for Good) and she has spent her entire career dedicated to international development.

Prior to establishing Yamba Malawi, Melissa served as a consultant for Hahn Associates, a New York-based development consulting firm, as well as a Project Consultant for Gay Men’s Health Crisis, focusing on strengthening health systems. These experiences provided Melissa with a deep understanding of multi-sector partnership building, health infrastructure strengthening, fundraising, field research, and program development.