Marguerite is a senior consultant for the Global Centre for Nursing Executives. She oversees the research team in planning, conducting, and delivering the research and insights. She brings to the team more than 10 years of professional experience as a nurse, having worked in both hospital and community settings in the United States and internationally. As a PhD-prepared nurse, she also has more than six years of clinical research experience, and is an expert in both quantitative and qualitative methods.
Before joining the Advisory Board, Marguerite worked at the John Hopkins University School of Nursing after earning her PhD in nursing and MPH in public health from Johns Hopkins. She has conducted mixed methods research in several global settings, including South Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America, and has published widely in peer-reviewed publications. She has consulted with the World Health Organization, Pan-American Health Organization, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Global Health, USAID, and others on strengthening health systems. A native English speaker, she also speaks Spanish, Russian, and conversational Turkish.