Our Staff


Paul Vandeventer
President and CEO
Chief Financial Officer
Director of Programs
Director of Communications
Director of Grants & Risk Management
Director of Human Resources


Pia Bañez
Senior Program Associate
Teaa Bradley
Receptionist and Senior Administrative Assistant
Program Assistant
Julie Cole
Executive Assistant
Program Manager
Program Director
Cynthia Freeman
Senior Program Director
Judy Harper
Senior Program Director
Senior Program Director
Senior Communications Specialist
Ravi Shah
Program & Operations Manager
Arpine Shakhbandaryan
Senior Program Manager
Lupe Solorio
Program Director
Program Assistant
Program Evaluator, Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow

Finance and Human Resources

Sapna Agrawal
Manager, Contracts & Grants
Blessie Biglang-awa
Senior Finance Associate
Maria Colon
Senior Accounts Payable Analyst
Senior Human Resources Specialist
Finance Analyst
Senior Accounting Director
Senior Human Resources Generalist
Jelyn Hermosa
Finance Associate
Janny Kum
Director of Finance
Janine Lim
Accounts Payable Manager
Human Resources Specialist
Finance Analyst
Senior Grants & Contracts Associate