Our Staff


Paul Vandeventer
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 Grants Analyst
Blessie Biglang-awa
Senior Finance Associate
Program Associate
Program Manager
Julie Cole
Executive Assistant
Maria Colon
Senior Accounts Payable Associate
Director of Application Development & Operations
Senior Human Resources Specialist
Cynthia Freeman
Senior Program Director
Headshot of Alejandra "Alex" Garcia
Grants Associate
Senior Finance Analyst
Sr. Contracts & Grants Associate
Senior Accounting Director
Janeesha Jones
Sr. Administrative and Events Assistant
Janine Lim
Accounts Payable Manager
Farah Namvar
Grants Associate
Marketing and Communications Lead
Ravi Shah
Program & Operations Manager
Arpine Shakhbandaryan
Senior Program Manager
Senior Contracts Associate
Finance Assistant
Senior Finance Analyst
Finance Manager
Grants Manager
Senior Manager of Research, Evaluation and Strategic Learning