Staff

Gene Karpinski, President

Campaigns
Jennessa Agnew, Acting National Organizing Director
Dawn Cohea, Director of Data & Analytics
Emily Crerand, National Campaigns Director
Bill Hairston, Field Director, NC
Tiffany Hsieh, Youth Digital Campaigns Manager
Megan Jacobs, National Campaigns Director
Dane Levis, Field Director, VA
Pete Maysmith, SVP, Campaigns
Lindsey Perry, Field Director, NH
Renata Thornton, Data & Analytics Manager
Sara Thornton, Campaigns Coordinator
Rob Werner, State Director, NH
Emily Woodall, Field Director, NV

Communications
Courtnee Connon, Communications Coordinator
Pita Juarez, Chispa National Communications Director
Megan Maassen, Editorial Director
Aliyah Rich, Communications Associate
Emily Samsel, National Press Secretary
Dave Willett, SVP, Communications

Community & Civic Engagement
Sawsan Abdurrahman, Voter Engagement Regional Director – East
Alexa Aispuro, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Jennifer Allen Aroz, SVP, Community & Civic Engagement
Teo Argueta, Senior Community Organizer – Chispa AZ
Guillermo Barahona, Civic Engagement Director – Chispa NV
Jessica Bristow, Digital Organizer – Chispa AZ
Maggie Bruns, Director of Cultural Strategies
Estefany Carrasco-González, Chispa National Deputy Director
Matt Davis, Vice President of Civic Engagement
Laura Dent, Executive Director – Chispa AZ
Miriam García, Community Organizer – Chispa AZ
Rodrigo Gonzalez Yanez, Senior Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Juan Carlos Guardado-Gomez, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Dulce Juarez, Organizing Director – Chispa AZ
Justin Kwasa, Voting Rights Program Director
Astrid Martinez, Chispa National Organizing Director
Jose Martinez, Operations Manager – Chispa AZ
Karen Mejia, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Gloria Montaño Greene, Deputy Director – Chispa AZ
Nicole Morales, Civic Engagement Director – Chispa AZ
Hilda Nucete, Deputy Director of Civic Engagement
Vianey Olivarria, Communications Director – Chispa AZ
Yazmyn Pelaez, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Masavi Perea, Coalitions & Training Director – Chispa AZ
Ramiro Reyes, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Itzel Rios, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Johana Vicente, Chispa National Director
Rudy Zamora, Program Director – Chispa NV
Pablo Julian Zepeda, Community Organizer – Chispa AZ

Development
Kent Anderson, Gift Planning Officer
Ruth Barreto, Director of Institutional Writing and Strategy
Krysten Barrett, Senior Director of Development Marketing
Helen Bryant, Director of Institutional Writing and Strategy
Katie Buongiorno, Senior Director of Donor Advocacy & Events
Jasmine Casart, Special Assistant to the SVP of Development
Bhawna Chawla, Director of Development Partnerships
Stephanie D’Ulisse, Development and Events Manager, GiveGreen
Doug Farley, Director of Development Partnerships
Ben Flamm, Senior Director of Institutional Fundraising
Stacey Folsom, SVP, Development
Sara Greene, Director of Development Partnerships
Alex Hess, Individual Giving Manager
Amanda Hoffman, VP, Membership & Development Operations
Kelyn Klein, Director of Prospect Research and Portfolio Management
Nancie Koenigsberg, Senior Director of Development Partnerships
Heather Langhorst, Managing Director of Development Partnerships
Rowel Leung, Major Gifts Associate
Izzy Parilis, Deputy Director of Donor Advocacy and Events
Sai Pethe, Development Associate
Emilie Schwarz, Manager of Institutional Giving
Kelly Sharp, Production Manager
Mia Simonetti, Major Gifts Associate
Jen Starrels, Senior Writer
Lisa Tucker, Donor Advocacy and Events Coordinator
Rochelle Waite, Prospect Research Coordinator
Michael Wogoman, Director of Development Partnerships
David Wyman, Director of Development Partnerships

Executive Office
Carlos Carrazana, Chief Operating Officer
David McCoy, Special Assistant to the President and Board Liaison
Margrete Strand Rangnes, Chief of Staff

Finance
Janet Butler, Staff Accountant
Patrick Collins, SVP, Finance
Beverly Johnson, Assistant Controller
Christinah Muthoni, Staff Accountant
Kylie Oradesky, Finance Associate
Sean Rao, Controller

Government Affairs
Craig Auster, Senior Director, Political Affairs
Davis Bates, Congressional Champions Project Director
Sara Chieffo, VP, Government Affairs
Darien Davis, Legislative Representative
Matthew Davis, Legislative Director
Ben Driscoll, Judiciary Program Director
Madeleine Foote, Deputy Legislative Director
Laura Forero, Legislative Representative
Bill Holland, Senior Director for State Advocacy & Policy
Brittany King, Congressional Champions Project Associate
Saachi Kuwayama, Government Affairs Associate
Matt McKnight, Change the Climate 2020 Director
Henry Miller, Political Affairs Coordinator
Tiernan Sittenfeld, SVP, Government Affairs
Alex Taurel, Conservation Program Director

Human Resources & Administration
Kim Grantham, SVP, Human Resources & Administrative Services
Juliette Leader, Operations Associate
Frances Magun, Human Resources Recruiter
Aiden O’Connell, Operations Director
Shirley Sanders, Receptionist

Legal & Strategic Initiatives
Daniel Jindra, Compliance Director
Michael Lewandowski, Law Fellow
Kevin O’Brien, Legal & Compliance Coordinator
Holly Ratliff, Deputy General Counsel
Alejandra Santaolalla, Grants & Strategic Initiatives Director
Rich Thomas, General Counsel & SVP, Strategic Initiatives

Membership & Online Engagement
Levi Debose, Digital Marketing Coordinator
Elizabeth Jacob, Associate Digital Campaigns Manager
Julie Jimenez, Chispa Online Campaigns Manager
Rachel Kamvar, Digital Coordinator
Casey Lowe, Membership & Online Engagement Coordinator
Mike Palamuso, VP, Membership Strategies
Samantha Sluder, Associate Member Programs Manager
ChiQuita Smith, Data Director
Brooke Still, Senior Director of Digital Strategy
Adam Williams, Director of Online Systems
Vinnie Wishrad, SVP, Membership & Online Engagement
Jim Yablonski, Graphic Designer

State Capacity Building
Tiffany Chan, States Programs Manager
Curt Coffing, VP, Governance & Affiliate Services
Bryan Hageny, Director of State Data and Database Administration
Sacha Heymann, State Capacity Building Associate
Leslie Hinkson, National VP, Racial Justice and Equity
John Reuter, Director of Local & Bipartisan Strategies
Valerie Reuther, VP of State Development
Hope Rippeon, SVP, State Capacity Building