Special Assistant to the Director
Mariam Gulaid serves as the Special Assistant to the Director of the Center for Sustainable Development. In this role, she provides support to Dr. Jeffrey Sachs in his research, travel, and public engagements and social media, among other responsibilities. Mariam obtained her bachelors degree in Sociology at Columbia College, Columbia University. She has a keen interest in public health and sustainable development issues, which she has exercised in internships with UNHCR Tanzania, UNICEF New York, and the Bureau of Environmental Disease of the NYCDOH prior to joining CSD full-time.