Rebecca Morley is the Director of the Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts.
Morley’s professional and personal work focuses on creating safer and healthier environments for all people, with a special focus on children and communities that are disproportionately burdened by environmental public health risks.
She was previously the executive director of the National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH), a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating healthy and safe housing for children. Morley led NCHH’s recovery work in the Gulf Coast region following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and launched the National Safe and Healthy Housing Coalition. She also co-chaired the National Environmental Health Partnership Council. She has authored and edited numerous publications, including the book “Healthy & Safe Homes: Research, Practice, and Policy.”