Newsroom: Jonathan Webb

AMCHP Announces Webb as New CEO

WASHINGTON, DC (September 24, 2018) – After a national search conducted by Sterling Martin Associates,  the Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP) has announced Jonathan Webb as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Webb brings to AMCHP more than 15 years of experience in the public health arena promoting Jonathan Webbcommunity health outcomes and addressing the social determinants of health as well as epidemics like childhood obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. He most recently served as vice president for corporate alliances, grants, and social enterprise at the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

“Jonathan displays a special passion for maternal and child health, families, and children and youth with special health care needs,” said Susan Chacon, president of AMCHP’s board of directors. “We are excited to team with him as he uses his experience in organizational development and partnerships to explore new ways for AMCHP to carry out its work and secure its financial future.”

“I consider it an honor and a privilege to join the AMCHP family,” said Webb, who starts at AMCHP Oct. 2. “I am excited to work alongside a talented AMCHP team and passionate state maternal and child health leaders during a time when health issues impacting women, children, and families are front and center in the public conversation.”

He will lead a team of professionals who have made AMCHP a national resource, partner, and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth, and families. AMCHP’s members come from the highest levels of state government and include directors of maternal and child health programs, directors of programs for children with special health care needs, and other public health leaders who work with and support state maternal and child health programs.

A native of Philadelphia, Pa.,Webb holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Union University, a master’s in Public Health from George Washington University, and an M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame. He lives in Virginia with his wife and two children.


AMCHP is a national resource, partner, and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and families, including those with special health care needs.

About Sterling Martin Associates

Sterling Martin Associates  (SMA) is a national executive search firm founded in 2006 by CEO and Managing Partner, David Martin. SMA specializes in working with associations and nonprofit organizations on senior-level executive searches. With five office locations in Washington, DC, Chicago, New York and California, SMA offers national reach and scope while providing a superior quality of service in a cost-effective manner. Our partners and consultants bring association, nonprofit and for-profit management experience to each of our client engagements. Our team also serves as volunteers for a wide range of nonprofit governing boards.