Sarah Gilman, MPH, CHES:

Owner & Principal Consultant

 Sarah Gilman has spent the past 15 years focused on the public health sector and specializes in grant writing and grant  management, health writing (in English & Spanish), and research support. She serves as Principal Consultant for Wayfinder Health Strategies and oversees Wayfinder's business portfolio. 

Prior to founding Wayfinder Health Strategies, Gilman worked with the Lupus Foundation of America, Innovations for Poverty Action, Dekalb County Department of Public Health, Emory University and Chemonics International. Throughout, she directed and managed various projects and programs for government agencies and foundations like the United States Agency for International Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Gilman has also written over one million dollars in awarded grants from the Centers for Control and Prevention the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the pharmaceutical industry. 

Gilman has a Master of Public Health from Emory University and is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). She is a Native English and Spanish speaker, with extensive cross cultural experience from living and working in Latin America, Africa and Europe. 


Wayfinder draws on a wide network of subject matter experts, health writers, Spanish translators, and program development specialists. From writing and Spanish translations to workshop facilitation and program development, we have the right minds to support your goals. Contact us to share how we can help you make a difference. 

Wayfinder Health Strategies specializes in grant writing and management, research support, and health writing and translation. 

Contact Wayfinder to learn more about our projects in these areas. 


Health Writing & Translation 

  • Health Education Writing
  • Spanish Translations
  • Report Writing 
  • Strategic Plans
  • Presentations
  • Manuscript Writing & Editing

RESEARCH support

  • Qualitative Research
  • Online Survey Design
  • IRB Submissions
  • Research Protocols
  • Literature Reviews
  • Landscape Assessments


  • Grant Writing & Management
  • Workshop Facilitation
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Training & Capacity Building
  • Strategic Planning