CEO of Save the Children

CEO of Save the Children

Charlie MacCormack

3.17.2008

Charlie MacCormack

Charlie MacCormack has served as president, CEO, and a member of the Board of Directors of Save the Children since 1993. From 1977-1992, he was president of World Learning, a nonprofit organization working to foster world peace through international education. MacCormack’s other prior posts include international research fellow at the Brookings Institution, assistant to the dean of the International Fellows Program at Columbia University, and lecturer at the University of New Hampshire. MacCormack received his doctorate and master's degree from Columbia University and was a National Science Foundation fellow at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and a Fulbright Fellow at the Universidad Central de Venezuela.

Save the Children CEO Charlie MacCormack discusses the efforts of his organization to improve the lives of children through education, health care and economic opportunities, as well as providing aid to children affected by war, natural disasters and conflict. MacCormack advocates for a heightened awareness of the needs and rights of chidren both in the United States and the world.