Dr. Paul Zeitz

SAGE Member and GSG, Ex Officio

USA

Dr. Paul Zeitz

Dr. Paul Zeitz is a physician, epidemiologist, and tenacious award-winning advocate for global justice and human rights with over 35 years of advocacy experience. As a survivor of sexual violence at the hands of his father, he serves as the interim coordinator of Brave Movement and Keep Kids Safe, a U.S. based movement. Dr. Zeitz serves as the Executive Director of Build A Movement 2022 and he is a co-leader of #breathewithme Revolution where he co-convenes the U.S. National Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation (TRHT) Movement.

Zeitz worked for the Obama and the Trump Administrations from 2014-2017 as the Director, Data Revolution for Sustainable Development in the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator, President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in the U.S. Department of State. He worked with global leaders and helped catalyze the launch of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD).

Previously, he founded and served as the Executive Director of the Global AIDS Alliance from 2000-2011 that helped generate the political will to launch and sustain PEPFAR and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria.

Dr. Zeitz is the author of two books: Waging Justice, Waging Optimism, and a third book, Waging Love is forthcoming. Married for over 30 years, Paul and his wife Mindi, are the proud parents of 5 sons and 1 grandson.