Ellen Agler is the Chief Executive Officer of the END Fund, working to see an end of the suffering caused by five neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) affecting 1.7 billion people. The END Fund actively supports NTD programmes with dozens of partners in more than 25 countries, with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa.
Prior to the END Fund, Ellen was Senior Vice President for International Programs at Operation Smile and Director of International Operations for International Medical Corps (IMC).
Ellen holds graduate degrees in International Health from the Harvard School of Public Health, with a focus on humanitarian affairs, and in Development Studies from the London School of Economics, with a focus on non-profit management and child rights. She has completed postgraduate studies in Conflict Resolution at Universidad de Javeriana in Bogota, Colombia.