Tim Castano
Executive Director

Tim Castano serves as the Executive Director of the Community Health Acceleration Partnership.


He previously served as President of New Start New Jersey, a think tank established by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy. He also served as Co-Chair of Governor Murphy’s Government Technology and Innovation Transition Committee.

Tim has held the position of Chief of Staff to the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Financing the Health Millennium Development Goals and for Malaria.

In addition, he worked as the Special Advisor to the Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and as the Assistant Director of the Policy Research Institute for the Region in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Tim sits on the Board of Directors of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance.

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