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Liz Wyner

Program Officer for Child Well-being

Liz Wyner is the program officer for child well-being at the Doris Duke Foundation. In this role, she supports the program director in the planning, design, management and evaluation of program grants.  

Before joining the foundation, Wyner held the position of associate director at the Mount Sinai Parenting Center. There, she led a team focused on training doctors in the science of child development and parenting. Prior to her role at Mount Sinai, Wyner served as the Director of Strategy Planning and Analysis in the Division of Prevention Services at New York City's Administration for Children's Services, overseeing a team dedicated to enhancing the prevention service system in the city. She also has experience as a philanthropy advisor, assisting funders in maximizing the impact of their investments in public health, education and conservation programs. 

Wyner holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wesleyan University and earned both a Master of Public Health and a Master of Public Administration from Columbia University.