Ms. Molly French

Director of Public Health,
Alzheimer's Association

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Alzheimer's Association
Washington, DC

Ms. Molly French

Director of Public Health,
Alzheimer's Association


Molly directs the Alzheimer's Association's public health policy efforts, most notably its collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She works closely with the Association's chapter public policy staff on issues such as the BRFSS, the Public Health Road Map, and Healthy People 2020.

Molly has 15 years of experience in designing and leading initiatives to improve the well-being of Americans. Her established track record includes helping nonprofits deepen influence, engage partners in collective action, expand programs or services, and secure grants. She is a collaborative leader known for high-performance teams that go the extra mile.


Drake University

The University of Texas at Austin

Job History

Alzheimer's Association®
Director of Public Health
October 2014 - present

Potomac Health Consulting
January 2004 - October 2014

National Human Services Assembly
January 2012 - August 2014

Partnership for Prevention
Director of Policy Research
January 2000 - January 2004

California Healthcare Association
Director of Medical Affairs
January 1998 - January 1999

California Healthcare Association
Director, California Telehealth & Telemedicine Center
January 1998 - January 1999

California Primary Care Association
Program Manager
January 1996 - January 1997

Areas Of Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Caregiving
  • Dementia
  • Health Promotion
  • Well-Being


  • Public Health