Joy Marini is Executive Director, Worldwide Corporate Contributions, Johnson & Johnson, a position she assumed in 2007 following six years with the Johnson & Johnson Pediatric Institute.
Joy leads the Company’s global philanthropy focused on improving health for women, children and adolescents. This portfolio includes programs across the globe on maternal and infant survival, child health, and women’s and girls’ empowerment. She leads the Johnson & Johnson 5-year commitment to the Every Newborn Action Plan, which will improve skills and knowledge of birth attendants and mothers in 20 countries.
Joy has been instrumental in establishing multi-sector, long-term collaborations to improve health and empower girls and women. Her team works with UN, NGO and Government partners to develop sustainable programs that range from clinical training; to the integration of health, equity and empowerment.
Joy is an active blogger on the Huffington Post and other outlets, and can be followed on Twitter @joymarini. She has two teenagers at home and has been a Girl Scout leader for 13 years.