Global Health Mentor Rebecca Kohler


Rebecca Kohler facilitating a strategy session with IntraHealth’s Tanzania Country Office.

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GGG_kohler_headshot02Rebecca Ann Kohler

Global Health Mentor

Global Health Mentors are alumni with substantial global health
experience who are willing to provide career advice, connections and
mentoring to current Gillings students interested in a global health career.

Rebecca Kohler serves as the Senior Vice President for Corporate Strategy and Development for IntraHealth International. She provides vision and leadership for the successful execution of IntraHealth’s multi-year organizational strategy, including formulation of strategic alliances and achievement of revenue goals. Read More

Over a 25-year career devoted to fostering solutions to health care challenges, Kohler has held key leadership, management, technical, and advisory positions in the field and in the US. A seasoned public health practitioner, Kohler has hands-on experience working on HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, safe motherhood, and child survival programs in more than 20 countries across several continents, including long-term, resident assignments in Tanzania, Kenya, Eritrea and Armenia. Kohler holds a Masters in Public Health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Bachelors of Science from Duke University.


  • Armenia
  • Eritrea
  • Kenya
  • Tanzania

Areas of Interest

  • Non-profit business strategy
  • Program design
  • Executive leadership
  • Business development
  • Health workforce development
  • Reproductive health/family planning
  • Maternal health


Available on a fairly regular basis via telephone and for periodic in-person sessions in Chapel Hill