Andrea Gay is the Executive Director of Children’s Health at the United Nations Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation in 1998, Ms Gay worked with Managed Care Options, a professional health care firm established to advance principles, programs and practices of managed care. Ms. Gay was the founder and Executive Director of the China Education Fund, an advised fund under the Community Foundation of Greater Washington, founded to promote graduate faculty development for Chinese agriculture universities. Before living in China, Ms. Gay worked for the US Public Health Service with various community health care and financing programs. She holds both a masters in Biology and in City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania.