David Estrada has been with KickStart International since 2011. He currently serves as the director of partnership development & external relations and manages the organization’s development and communications efforts. Previously, he worked in the global health space with the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative where he oversaw and grew a portfolio of corporate funding partners. He also managed a direct mail program and focused on general fund development for the Alliance for Lupus Research. David earned his degree from Cornell University and holds a certificate in non-profit management from UIC.