PAMELA RESS REEVES
Chair, Communications Committee
Founder, Reeves Advisory
Pamela Reeves, Senior Fellow in International and Public Policy at Brown University and founder of the Reeves Advisory, is a senior international development and policy strategist advising governments, foundations, and the private sector. She is the consulting senior advisor on gender strategy to the Executive Office of Melinda Gates. She is the former director of Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s International Fund for Women and Girls at the United States Department of State.
Reeves served as the U.N.’s human rights officer in Liberia during that country’s civil war and has worked in over 20 countries on elections and governance transitions over the past three decades. Reeves is a Trustee of Brown University and serves on the boards of directors of Women for Women International, Kakenya’s Dream, and the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda. She is a member of the Board of Governors of the John Carter Brown Library. She holds a B.A. in international relations from Brown University and an M.A. in international relations from Yale University.