Cristen Pascucci

Cristen Pascucci

Cristen Pascucci has been vice president of national maternity care advocacy group Improving Birth since 2012. In that time, she has run an emergency hotline for women facing threats to their legal rights in childbirth, created a viral consumer campaign to “Break the Silence” on trauma and abuse in childbirth, and led a national legal advocacy movement with NGO Human Rights in Childbirth.


Prior to 2012, she was a public affairs professional in Baltimore, Maryland, providing strategic communications services to clients including Fortune 500 companies, the world’s leading medical institutions, major colleges and universities, and the region’s largest and most complex development projects.

She studied Business Administration at the University of Baltimore.