Staff

Gene Karpinski, President

Campaigns
Olivia Drummond, Campaigns Associate
Gabe Frumkin, Data & Targeting Associate
Bill Hairston, Field Director, NC
Shaun Kelleher, VP, Campaigns
Evan Korshavn, Deputy National Field Director
Amber Margentina, Field Director, NV
Leslie Martes, State Campaigns Director
Nina Meiers, National Field Director
Amit Mistry, Data & Analytics Director
Anjan Mukherjee, Research Director
Lindsey Perry, Field Director, NH
Carson Pfingston, State Field Director
Clay Schroers, National Campaigns Director
Rob Werner, State Director, NH
Rudy Zamora, Program Director – Chispa NV

Communications
Betsy Lopez-Wagner, Chispa Communications Director
Megan Maassen, Writer, Content Manager
Dave Willett, SVP, Communications

Community & Civic Engagement
Jennifer Allen, SVP, Community & Civic Engagement
Hernando Amaya, Communications Coordinator – Chispa NV
Alfredo De Avila, Campaigns Specialist, Chispa
Jacqueline Garcia, Community Organizer, Chispa AZ
Rodrigo Gonzalez Yanez, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Katherine Lorenzo, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Veronica Monge, Community Organizer – Chispa AZ
Claudia Najarro, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Masavi Perea, Program Director – Chispa AZ
Alejandra Romero, Lead Organizer – Chispa NV
Crisaly Santos, Community Organizer – Chispa NV
Ernesto Vargas, National Chispa Director
Lusila Vargas, Community Organizer – Chispa AZ
Rudy Zamora, Program Director – Chispa NV

Development
Krysten Barrett, Director of Annual Giving
Elisabeth Bradley, Senior Director of Institutional Giving
Katie Buongiorno, Senior Director of Donor Advocacy & Events
Nick Clarksen, Annual Giving Manager
Daphne Evans, Special Assistant to SVP for Development
Stacey Folsom, SVP, Development
Kate Hibbs, Major Gifts Officer
Amanda Hoffman, VP, Membership & Development Operations
Elena Keates, Joint Fundraising & Major Gifts Coordinator
Nancie Koenigsberg, Senior Director of Individual Engagement
Katie Koudelka, Prospect Research & List Manager
Heather Langhorst, Director of State Development
Gina Natale, Major Gifts Officer
Izzy Parilis, Donor Advocacy & Events Manager
Cassidy Pillow, Donor Advocacy and Events Associate
Valerie Reuther, VP, State Development
Jennifer Starrels, Senior Writer
Deborah Wallower, Director of Foundation Relations

Finance and Administration
Brian Bordenick, Controller
Janet Butler, Staff Accountant
Patrick Collins, SVP, Finance and Administration
John Enterline, Director of HR & Administrative Services
Kimberly Grantham, VP, HR & Administrative Services
Beverly Johnson, Senior Revenue & Compliance Accountant
Christinah Muthoni, Accounts Payable Specialist
Aiden O’Connell, Operations Manager
Shirley Sanders, Receptionist

Government Affairs
Craig Auster, Advocacy Partnerships Director
Sara Chieffo, VP, Government Affairs
Darien Davis, Congressional Champions Project Assistant
Madeleine Foote, Legislative Representative
Bill Holland, State Policy Director
Sara Jordan, Legislative Representative
Matt McKnight, Director of Public Engagement & Congressional Champions Project
John Reuter, Director of Local & Bipartisan Strategies
Mark Sheridan, Government Affairs Assistant
Tiernan Sittenfeld, SVP, Government Affairs
Alex Taurel, Deputy Legislative Director
Desiree Tims, Judiciary Program Director

Legal & Strategic Initiatives
Kevin O’Brien, Legal Associate
Holly Ratliff, Staff Attorney
Alejandra Santaolalla, Grants Manager & Compliance Liaison
Rich Thomas, General Counsel & SVP, Strategic Initiatives

Membership and Online Engagement
Kristin Brown, Director of Digital Strategies
Maggie Bruns, Director of Member Programs
Yazmin Khan, Digital Camapigns Manager
Mike Palamuso, VP Membership Strategies
Alfredo Ramirez, Associate Digital Campaigns Manager, Chispa
Neil Stevens-Jackson, Membership & Online Engagement Assistant
Meghan Tighe, Data Manager for Membership and Development
Adam William, Online Engagement Manager
Vinnie Wishrad, SVP Membership & Online Engagement
Jim Yablonski, Membership & Online Engagement Associate

State Capacity Building
Curt Coffing, VP, Governance and Affiliate Services
Hope Rippeon, SVP, State Capacity Building
Helen Robertson, Events & Operations Manager
Ed Zuckerman, SVP