Dayle Kern

Communications Officer, mHealth Alliance, United Nations Foundation

Dayle Kern

Dayle works with the United Nations Foundation's public affairs team to manage the mHealth Alliance's public relations, communications, and marketing efforts, often working with partners in the mobile health, development, and global health fields. Prior to joining the Alliance, she served as Communications Manager at the American Diabetes Association's national office. An accomplished communications strategist, she has presented and spoken on several topics such as interactive marketing to build customer loyalty through social media, blogging, and new media for nonprofit associations. Prior to working in communications, she worked in public schools in the United States and Japan. She holds a Masters in Sustainable Development from the SIT Graduate Institute. Her interests include technology for development, non-communicable diseases, and trying new types of food.

Fun fact: Dayle was once a counselor at Space Camp and can explain the detailed intricacies of how to go to the bathroom in space.

Blog Posts by Dayle Kern

Rio+Social: Themes from Behind the Scenes
What do you do on the morning of the day you’re going to meet several of your lifelong heroes? Eat breakfast? Brush your teeth twice? Jump up and down in a mix of excitement and nerves? On June 19th, I did all three.
September 3, 2012