Our Staff


Senior Management

Adam Meyerson

Adam Meyerson President

Joanne Florino

Joanne Florino Vice President of Philanthropic Services

Amanda Rossie

Amanda Rossie Chief Operating Officer

Karl Zinsmeister

Karl Zinsmeister Vice President of Publications


Eric Peterman

Eric Peterman Development Coordinator

Rachel Verdejo

Rachel Verdejo Director of Foundation Relations


Tina Cordova

Tina Cordova Director of Events

Libbie Reed

Libbie Reed Events Coordinator

Emma Schearer

Emma Schearer Events Coordinator

Marketing and Communications

Alexandra Carlier

Alexandra Carlier Graphic Designer

Bethany Fefelov

Bethany Fefelov Digital Strategy Manager

Courtney Ford

Courtney Ford Data Strategy and Communications Manager

Molly Kincaid

Molly Kincaid Director of Marketing and Communications

Tareea Smith

Tareea Smith Event Marketing Coordinator


Suzi Marchena

Suzi Marchena Director of Finance and Human Resources

Christina Speaks

Christina Speaks Office Manager

Jeanie Truslow

Jeanie Truslow Administrative Assistant for Programs


Anna Bobb

Anna Bobb Director of Health Programs

Pat Burke

Pat Burke Assistant Director of K-12 Education Programming

Katherine Haley

Katherine Haley Senior Director of K-12 Education Programs

Adam Kissel

Adam Kissel Director of Civic and Higher Education Programs

Tony Mayer

Tony Mayer Director of Economic Opportunity Programs

Sean Parnell

Sean Parnell Senior Fellow for Philanthropic Freedom

Anthony Pienta

Anthony Pienta Director of K-12 Education Programs

Shaun Rieley

Shaun Rieley Director of Veterans Programs

Anne Snyder

Anne Snyder Director of Character Initiative


Ashley May

Ashley May Managing Editor

Taryn Wolf

Taryn Wolf Art Director

Karl Zinsmeister

Karl Zinsmeister Vice President of Publications