Samantha Ritter, MPH
Senior Program Analyst, Adolescent Sexual Health
Samantha Ritter, MPH, is the Senior Program Analyst, Adolescent Sexual Health at the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). In this role, she manages a cooperative agreement to build the capacity of local health departments to implement adolescent sexual health initiatives and strengthen partnerships among educational agencies and public health partners to increase awareness of school-based approaches for sexual health education, sexual health services, and safe and supportive environments. Samantha also supports NACCHO’s work through the CDC’s Division of STD Prevention. Prior to joining NACCHO, she managed a national Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program technical assistance program, conducted research on adolescent gender norms at the International Center for Research on Women, and served as the Public Policy Associate at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. Samantha holds an MPH in Sexuality, Sexual and Reproductive Health from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and a BA in Religion from Columbia University.
Wednesday, July 11
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM