People

IISC’s team will help you reach the social justice goals you want to achieve.

Our staff, affiliates and board have experience working in communities, progressive organizations and social justice movements around the world. We understand the challenges you are facing to create lasting change. We bring our skill, experience and passion to your project to help you move forward. We put together the best team for each project to help you maximize results.

Staff

Alia Lahlou

Associate

Ayesha Sohaib

Senior Accountant

Charlie Jones

Project Coordinator

Christina Savage

Director of Operations

Curtis Ogden

Senior Associate

Cynthia Silva Parker

Senior Associate

Ivy Steele

Project Coordinator

Jen Willsea

Senior Associate

Kelly Bates

Interim President

Louise O’Meara

Regional Director, IISC Ireland Office

Miriam Messinger

Director of Practice

Olga Sergeeva

Staff Accountant

Robert Marquart

Chief Financial Officer

Sara Oaklander

Interim Executive Assistant/Affiliate Content & Project Manager

Sharon Duffy

Administration Support

Stevie Johnston

Senior Associate

Tiffany Morris

Project Coordinator

Board

Amy Hosford-Swan

Board Treasurer

Andrew Grant-Thomas

Director of Programs, Proteus Fund

Barry Rosen

President and CEO, Interaction Associates

Christopher Harris

Senior Philanthropy Consultant, Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace Network

Dustin Haisler

Chief Innovation Officer, e.Republic

Filiz Bikmen

Social Investment and Philanthropy Adviser

Frank Robinson, Ph.D.

Board Chairman, IISC; Vice President, Community Relations & Public Health, Baystate Health

Greg Watson

Director of Policy and Systems Design at the Schumacher Center for a New Economics

Jamil Simon

Founder and President, Spectrum Media

Louise O’Meara

Regional Director, IISC Ireland Office

Affiliates

Ana Perez

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Andrea Nagel

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Andria Winther

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Bruce Truitt

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Caroline Loomis

Affiliate Content Manager

Daryl Campbell

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Gibrán Rivera

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Glenn Johnson

Affiliate Content Manager

Glenna Gerard

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Gregory Pehrson

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Kena (Eugenia) Acuña

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Kiara Nagel

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer/Content Manager

Kristen Ehlman

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Linda González

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Louise DeIasi

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Madison (Matt) Thompson

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Marianne Hughes

Affiliate - Senior Consultant (current) / Founding Executive Director (1993-2012)

Melinda Weekes-Laidlow

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Michael Premo

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Nancy Brodsky

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Nijmie Dzurinko

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Nisha Purushotham

Affiliate Content Manager

Paul Cello

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Philip Abrams

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Ramani Sripada

Affiliate Content Manager

Sara Oaklander

Interim Executive Assistant/Affiliate Content & Project Manager

Shoshana Cogan

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Susan Mooney

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Susan Naimark

Affiliate Consultant/Trainer

Tara Agrawal Pedulla

Affiliate Content Manager

Past Presidents

Ceasar McDowell

President 2012 – 2016

Marianne Hughes

Affiliate - Senior Consultant (current) / Founding Executive Director (1993-2012)

Founders

Barry Rosen

Founder

David Straus

Founder

Marianne Hughes

Affiliate - Senior Consultant (current) / Founding Executive Director (1993-2012)

Peter Gibb

Founder

Thomas Rice

Founder