Team and Board

Finance & Technology

Shannon Silver

Salesforce Intern Detroit, MI

Nate Field

Salesforce Administrator Intern San Francisco, CA

Aiden Ahadi

Accounting Specialist St. Louis, MO

Georgia Rostirolla

Senior Manager, Accounting El Paso, TX

Claude Edkins

Technology Strategy & Operations Consultant New York City, NY

Julian Serrano

Director – Technology Las Vegas, NV

Amanda Brown

Accounting Specialist St. Louis, MO


Orlisha Fox

Director, Individual Giving Baltimore, MD

Kat Cheshire

Corporate Partnerships Manager Denver, CO

Alexander Klein

Manager, Donor Insights & Individual Giving St. Louis, MO

Kate Whiting

Manager, Grant Writing St. Louis, MO

Meredith Darche

Senior Director, Development New York City, NY

Rachel Providence

Director, Grants & Foundation Relations Washington D.C.

Learning & Development

Taylor Sprague

Manager, Learning & Development St. Louis, MO

Joe Depczynski

Manager, Learning & Development St. Louis, MO

Ashlyn Brayfield

Manager, Learning & Development St. Louis, MO

Sean Ruehling

Learning Technology Specialist Fort Lauderdale, FL

Heather McCarty

Director, Learning & Development St. Louis, MO

External Affairs

Nikki Birkhead

Director, Marketing & Engagement Washington D.C.

Emily Hummel

Director, Digital Communications Strategy Los Angeles, CA

Mike Bacos

Social Media Coordinator Chicago, IL

Brenda Miller

Specialist, Digital Project Management Atlanta, GA

Gloria King

Director, National Events Los Angeles, CA

T’Liza Kiel

Director, Alumni Engagement Houston, TX

Erin Cox

National Events Manager Los Angeles, CA

Cicely Black

Engagement Strategist New York City, NY

Jen Parravani

Brand + Communications Manager Washington D.C.

Platoon Experience

Linh Thai

City Impact Manager Seattle, WA

Jess Underwood

Regional Director of Operations St. Louis, MO

Damion Martin

Director, Service Projects Houston, TX

Marvin Cadet

Project Manager, Learning & Development New York City, NY

Kelly Auguste

Senior City Impact Manager Miami, FL

Elizabeth Barlow

Senior City Impact Manager Houston, TX

Patrick Ketchum

Senior City Impact Manager Los Angeles, CA

Megan Kruse

City Impact Manager Pittsburgh, PA

Matthew Geesaman

Project Manager of Operations Houston, TX

Doug Pfeffer

Executive Director Seattle, WA

Henry Scott

Regional Project Manager Baltimore, MD

Executive Team

Susan Thaxton

Chief Programs Officer Washington D.C.

Jeremy Albritton

Chief Operations & Financial Officer Washington D.C.

Jenn Kovacs

Chief Development Officer Chicago, IL

Emily Mays

Director, Talent & Culture New York City, NY

Mary Beth Bruggeman

President Washington D.C.

Laura L’Esperance

Senior Vice President, External Affairs Detroit, MI

Program Strategy

Miguel Vazquez

Specialist, Applicant Experience Los Angeles, CA

Sardeep Virk

Research Analyst Washington D.C.

Gina Rosen

Senior Director, Programs & Research Chicago, IL

Lauren Gilmartin

Manager, Women Veterans Leadership Program New York City, NY

Heather Pekios

Manager, Research & Evaluation St. Louis, MO

Janet Newsome

Advisor, Women Veterans Leadership Program Washington D.C.

Kathy Mackie

Advisor, Service Leadership Corps Houston, TX

Renee Foster

Women Veterans Leadership Program, Advisor Hampton Roads, VA

Talent & Culture

Caitlin Zbikowski

Manager, Talent Acquisition & Onboarding St. Louis, MO

Nathaniel Fleckenstein

Director, Special Projects Atlanta, GA