Latanya Mapp Frett: Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Global

November 11, 2017
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Emerson Auditorium

**Tickets are required for entry to this event. You may register for FREE tickets using the link on this event page.**

In partnership with Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri, GlobeMed at WashU is pleased to announce that Latanya Mapp Frett, the Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Global, will address the WashU and St. Louis communities on November 11th!

Ms. Frett has quadrupled the size of Planned Parenthood Global in four years to become one of the most innovative and sustainable global health organizations in the field. Ms. Frett previously worked for 8 years as a human rights officer for UNICEF and for 10 years with USAID. Ms. Frett served as a delegate to the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing in 1995 and continues to fight for the human rights of women. An attorney by training, she began her career at the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund in Washington, DC. She has received many honors and awards, including two Esteemed Meritorious Honor Awards from the U.S. government and the highest honor in civil service, the Superior Honor Award, from the U.S. State Department. Ms. Frett was one of 30 Foreign Service Officers honored with the Colin Powell Fellowship by then-Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.