Cristiana Velloso is the CEO at Saúde Criança where she has been working since 1999. She started at Saúde Criança as a volunteer working directly with the families participating in the program, she was hired as a project manager, focusing on the replication of the methodology, she them became COO and since July, 2014 is the CEO of the organization.
She has a B.S. in Nutrition Science from UNIRIO ( Universidade do Rio Janeiro) with specialization in maternal and infant nutrition and post-graduation degrees in Social Responsability and the Third Sector and in Project Management.
She is Brazilian, married, has one son and two daughters and lives in Rio de Janeiro.