Board of Directors

Chris Purdy

Chris is the Chairman of the Board of DKT International, also serving as president and CEO. From 1996 to 2011, he served as country director of DKT programs in Turkey, Ethiopia, and Indonesia, where he managed the largest private social marketing family planning program in the world. He is also the Founder and CEO of carafem, a network of reproductive health centers serving populations in the USA. He is the author of numerous articles on family planning, social entrepreneurship, and philanthropy.  He received his BA from Carleton College and an MA from Cornell University.