Our Staff


Paul Vandeventer, President and CEO
President and CEO
Vice President of Contracts, Grants & Risk Management
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development
Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Partnershps
Lupe Solorio
Vice President of Capacity Development and Sustainability

Our Team

Pia Bañez
Program Manager
Lauren Bartels
Contracts and Insurance Associate
Blessie Biglang-awa
Senior Finance Associate
Program Associate
Julie Cole
Executive Assistant
Maria Colon
Senior Accounts Payable Associate
Senior Director of Application Development & Operations
Human Resources Generalist
Cynthia Freeman
Senior Program Director
Headshot of Alejandra "Alex" Garcia
Grants Associate
Senior Finance Analyst
Senior Accounting Director
Director, Information Technology
Janine Lim
Accounts Payable Manager
Farah Namvar
Senior Grants Associate
Marketing and Communications Lead
Arpine Shakhbandaryan
Senior Program Manager
Senior Contracts Associate
Senior Finance Analyst
Finance Manager
Grants Manager
Senior Manager of Research, Evaluation and Strategic Learning