Lynda Toussaint

Lynda Toussaint is chief executive officer of Unjani Clinics, NPC, based in Pretoria, South Africa. She is a chartered accountant and runs this nonprofit company that empowers black women professional nurses to operate and ultimately own primary healthcare clinics as businesses in low-income communities of South Africa. Ms. Toussaint visited the University of New Hampshire for a round table in 2017, where she met nursing professor Gene Harkless. Dr. Harkless connected Bri with Ms. Toussaint for Bri’s research project about Unjani Clinics. Ms. Toussaint’s support of Bri’s research in South Africa encompassed hosting Bri in her home, providing industry insights, and managing Bri’s visits to Unjani nurses and access to the Unjani Clinics.