Franccesca Cesti-Browne has over 15 years of experience in finance, operations and contract management. As well as, over 13 years of experience in program management, grant writing and development. She has over 8 years of Senior Management experience leading all operating functions of an organization, from IT to contracts. She has worked with USAID, CDC, NIH, Florida Department of Education, and private foundations during her time with the Institute for Reproductive Health at Georgetown University, the Academy for Educational Development, FHI 360 and the YMCA of Greater Miami. Franccesca has worked in different sectors and fields: private, state, non-profit in the legal field, international development and institutes of higher education. She holds a Master’s in Public Administration from Florida International University.