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Joel C. Spicer

Micronutrient Initiative President/CEO and global health leader.

Joel Spicer, M.P.H., MSc., is the President and CEO of the Micronutrient Initiative. He has achieved success on many development issues, including nutrition and health initiatives, maternal, and child health programs, TB control and HIV programming, innovative financing and resource mobilization. A decisive and experienced executive, Joel is a seasoned manager, well-versed in governance, organizational design and resource mobilization. He is a passionate and strategic advocate who is committed to securing tangible, measurable results to improve lives, livelihoods and communities focusing on the most vulnerable groups. For more information about Joel Spicer and the Micronutrient Initiative, visit