Jennifer Leaning is a member of HSUS's Board of Directors. She is an associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and the director of the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University.
Dr. Leaning has served on HSUS's board since 1991 and was elected Vice Chair in 2008. She serves on the boards of Physicians for Human Rights, Amnesty International, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Oxfam America, International Rescue Committee, and the Massachusetts Bay Chapter of the American Red Cross.