Kelly Davis, MPA is the Chief of Birth Equity Innovation at the National Birth Equity Collaborative (NBEC), which creates solutions to optimize Black maternal and infant health. Prior to NBEC, Ms. Davis innovative initiatives for the NYC Health Department. Ms. Davis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton University and a Master of Public Administration degree from New York University’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. She is the proud Co-Founder and Chief Equity Officer of KINSHIFT, a consultant firm that supports healthcare and public health transformation through evidence-based practices rooted in principles of trauma-and-resilience-informed care and anti-racism.
Alise Powell is the Federal Policy Analyst at the National Birth Equity Collaborative (NBEC). Prior to joining NBEC, she worked to protect reproductive rights and increase access to quality health care at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC). Alise received her B.A. in Political Science and Health & Society from Wellesley College.