We are a Social Enterprise that believes good data saves lives.
Founded by epidemiologists. Crafted by cybersecurity jedis. Field tested in extreme environments.
Mission & Data Driven
Intelligent and quick responses save lives.
Private sector investments to support the most challenging environments on the planet.
Dharma Platform's Leadership Team
Kristen ClarkChief Growth Officer
Val KernsVP Product and Engineering
Katy PullenVP Operations, EMEA
Joe BrilliantVP Partnerships and BD
Marcie HuffVP Customer Success
Dr. David BarrosVP Solutions
World Class Board
Dr. Brilliant is board certified in preventive medicine and lived in India for more than a decade working as a United Nations medical officer where he played a key role in the successful World Health Organization (WHO) smallpox eradication program in South Asia. He is also the co-founder of Seva Foundation, an international NGO with programs and grantees that have given back sight to more than 3.5 million blind people in over 20 countries. He has worked with four Presidents, the United Nations, G8, and Chaired the National Biosurveillance Advisory Subcommittee. He co-founded one of the first digital social networks, the Well. He was also a professor at the University of Michigan and founding chairman of the National Biosurveillance Advisory Subcommittee.
Dr. Brilliant has been recognized as one of the “100 Most Influential People,” by Time Magazine, received the TED Prize, and two honorary doctorates. He currently serves on the boards of Skoll Foundation, Salesforce Foundation, and Dharma Platform.
Chuck serves on the boards of Yale's School of Management, the Horace Goldsmith Foundation, and Dharma Platform. He received an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, a Draper Richards Fellowship, a Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, and is a World Economic Forum Social Entrepreneur of the Year.
Co-founder and Board Member
Jesse worked as an epidemiologist for the World Health Organization Iraq Country Office (EMRO). At UC Berkeley, Jesse was a graduate researcher at the US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Emergency Response Branch (ERB). Prior to her public health career, Jesse served as a critical care Paramedic.
Co-Founder and Board Chair
With a background focusing on cybersecurity data science and Bayesian algorithms, Michael has worked with Doctors Without Borders, The World Health Organization, and the UN as a technical advisor. After co-founding Dharma Platform, Michael landed on the 2017 Forbes 30 under 30 list. He holds an M.S. in Operations Research from Georgia Tech.
Michael’s been a featured speaker at some of the top security conferences in the world, including RSA, SOURCE, Bsides, Metricon, and SIRAcon. His home in Chicago houses an industrial-scale coffee roasting operation