The Global Shapers Community is a network of Hubs developed and led by young people who are exceptional in their potential, their achievements and their drive to make a contribution to their communities.
Jen Zhu is a Policy Lead at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services? Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. Her work has included creating a new preventive health benefit and a new Medicare provider class of community-based organizations, as well as briefing the White House and Office of the Secretary. Previously, she served as the UN Millennium Villages Project?s Health Systems Quality Improvement Coordinator and Global Health Corps fellow in Uganda. Jen implemented and monitored maternal health and emergency interventions, as well as analyzed key indicators to help reach the Millennium Development Goals. She has also worked in Honduras and India. Jen?s passionate about advancing women?s rights and is Founder of BMoreLoved, an organization that combats intimate partner violence. She enjoys hiking, photography, and freelance journalism. Jen graduated Harvard, where she served as Student Body Vice President and First Class Marshal, with a degree in sociology and government.