Staff

Whether they're working to make the laws keep their promise, crafting stories of the women we partner with or closing the economic gender gap, our team of passionate and creative women and men work tirelessly toward a future where gender equality is no longer a distant dream, it's a universal value.

Alvin Allgood

Chief Operating Officer

Jaime Cordes

Program Coordinator, Human Rights, Europe & Eurasia

Zoe Dean-Smith

Senior Director of Global Programs

Cindy Dyer

Vice President, Human Rights

Madeline Fetterly

Major Gifts Officer

Alejandra Garcia Diaz Villamil

Director, Monitoring & Evaluation

Shea Garrison

Program Manager, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Melissa Graham

Program Coordinator, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Sophia Greve

Executive Office Coordinator

Jennifer Guzman

Program Coordinator, Human Rights

Nicole Hauspurg

Program Manager, Human Rights

Caroline Hayes

Program Assistant, Innovation & Strategic Investments

Uma Iyer

Senior Director of Engagement

Sarra Karzai

Program Coordinator, Innovation and Strategic Investments

Marrayam Khera

Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Lisa Leander

Program Manager, Economic Empowerment

Sarah Margaret Wentz

Program Assistant, Human Rights

Kristen McAvoy

Program Coordinator, Innovation and Strategic Investments

Margarita McFadden

Senior Program Coordinator, Innovation and Strategic Investments

Morgan Moeller

Human Rights Program Manager, Voices Against Violence

Georgene Murray

Director of Human Resources

Alyse Nelson

President & CEO

Katherine O’Hearn

Chief Development & Communications Officer

Malini Patel

Vice President, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Melineh Petrosyan

Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist, Human Rights

Eugenia Podesta

Director, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Michael Samawi

Program Coordinator, Human Rights

Benjamin Schneider

Program Coordinator, Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

Emily Goodman

Program Manager, Global Programs

Jennifer Smith

Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships

Torey Styer

Development and Engagement Coordinator

Shereen Tewfik

Senior Program Coordinator, Global Programs

Shannon Tolleson

Office and Finance Coordinator

Sara Vandepeute

Vice President, Finance

Kristen Walling

Program Coordinator sub-Saharan Africa, Human Rights

Lauren Wollack

Senior Director, Innovation and Strategic Investments