Aparna Seth is a PhD student in Implementation Science in the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington. She has over ten years of experience in research and evaluation of reproductive, maternal, and newborn health interventions to inform strategic policy and programmatic decision making. Aparna was a Global Development Fellow with the Family Planning (FP) program team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. During that time, she managed key data investments on performance measurement and assessment of FP programs in sub-Saharan Africa and also provided technical and analytical support to test new measurement approaches in FP. She holds a Master’s in Public Policy from Princeton University with a specialization in Health and Health Policy.