Erin Hulme is part of the Philanthropic Partnerships Team within the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation where she works with philanthropists to learn, co-fund and collaborate with the Gates Foundation on Global Health and Development opportunities. She started her career at the United Nations Foundation (UNF), where she supported the Partnership Development team in cultivating new, global public-private partnerships.
Following her work with UNF, Erin worked for the International Business Leaders Forum where she managed strategic partnerships and initiatives with Fortune 500 companies and global stakeholders. Prior to joining the Gates Foundation, Erin was head of corporate relations at Pacific Northwest Ballet. She holds an MBA in Sustainable Systems.