Ilse Peterson, MPH

Senior Manager, Strategy & Alliance Development
Phone: (202) 230-5678 (202) 230-5678
Fax: (202) 842-8465


Ilse Peterson provides strategic, project management and impact evaluation services to a range of industry associations and non-profit organizations with scientific, public health and social impact focuses. She has spent several years of her career on supporting pharmaceutical and medical device companies addressing varied scientific, public health and regulatory issues through pre-competitive collaborations and joint research, and also helped to establish and manage multi-stakeholder collaborations engaging patient advocacy groups and others. In direct collaboration with her clients, Ilse manages the daily activities of these organizations, facilitates strategic planning and organizational impact evaluation, and coordinates communications and regulatory initiatives to advance her clients’ missions.

Ilse is a member of the Professional Outsourced Philanthropic Solutions (POPS®) Team, which helps nonprofits and other social impact-oriented organizations solve their most critical strategic, administrative and development challenges.



  • George Washington University, MPH, Epidemiology, 2015
  • St. Olaf College, B.A., 2009, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa