Foundation Officers

Elizabeth Alexander, President

Michele S. Warman, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Secretary

Scott Taylor, Chief Investment Officer

Office of the President

Elizabeth Alexander, President

Julie B. Ehrlich, Program Advisor and Chief of Staff

Ehsan Jami, Senior Executive Assistant

Michael Shattner, Senior Executive Assistant

Yasmeen Allen Martei, Manager of Strategic Initiatives and Planning

Alexis Ortiz, Program Associate

Tatiana Evans, Program Assistant

Shital Patel, Director of Events

Amy Erwin, Senior Event and Meeting Planner

Rachel Elizabeth Zeiss, Event and Meeting Planner

Shonda Carter, Executive Assistant

Programs and Research

Office of the Executive Vice President for Programs and Research

Camilla Somers, Manager of Strategic Initiatives and Planning


Higher Learning

Phillip Brian Harper, Program Director

Armando I. Bengochea, Senior Program Officer and Director of the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program

Dianne Harris, Senior Program Officer

Sharon Blackwell, Executive Assistant

Emma Taati, Senior Program Associate

Mary Bates, Program Associate

Susan I. Dady, Program Associate

Elizabeth Foley, Program Associate

Martha Sullivan, Program Associate

Beatriz Dal Poz, Program Assistant

Yoona Hong, Program Assistant

Chris Jo, Program Assistant

Elizabeth LoCascio, Program Assistant

Elizabeth Spenst, Program Assistant

Arts and Culture

Emil J. Kang, Program Director

Erin Cantrell-Martinez, Executive Assistant

Deborah Cullen-Morales, Program Officer

Susan Feder, Program Officer

Hannah Ford, Manager of Strategic Initiatives and Planning

Abigail Choudhury, Program Associate

Casandra Hernández Faham, Program Associate

Emily Waters, Program Associate

Kibra Yohannes, Program Associate

Natasha Forrester, Program Assistant

Rocco Praderio, Program Assistant

Zuleika Milan, Executive Assistant

Public Knowledge

Patricia Hswe, Program Officer

Michael Gossett, Senior Program Associate

Chandra Marshall, Program Associate

Molly McGrane-Cleary, Program Associate

Celia Bradley, Program Assistant

Renee Valenti, Administrative Assistant


Institutional Research

Heather Kim, Director of Institutional Research

Jay (Koby) Oppenheim, Data Analyst

Jessica Feldman, Research Analyst


Susanne Pichler, Director, Library and Archives

Lisa M. Bonifacic, Associate Librarian

Claudia Berger, Library Assistant

Haian Abdirahman, Archivist


Office of the Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Secretary

Michele S. Warman, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Secretary

Debra Coke, Senior Executive Assistant

Lisa Mintz, Senior Executive Assistant

Carolyn Wendrowski, Director of Operations and Business Systems

John Mejia-McDonald, Manager of Projects and Planning

Maria Moschopoulos, Operations Associate

Legal and Compliance

Patricia J. Diaz, Deputy General Counsel

Peri Zelig, Associate General Counsel

Henri Benaim, Assistant General Counsel


Vanessa Corrêa, Chief Communications Officer

Laura Washington, Director of Communications

Rachel Clift, Content Writer and Multimedia Producer

Timothy Wroten, Communications Specialist


Thomas Sanders, Chief Financial Officer

Christy Cicatello, Director of Accounting

Kareema Fernan, Accounting Manager

Raquel Fernandez, Accounting Manager

Lloyd Newell, Senior Accountant

Mabel Olivera, Senior Accountant

Ashley Daube, Staff Accountant

Ann Siddiqui, Director of Investment Accounting

Alejandra Sotomayor, Senior Investment Accountant

Komal Vermani, Senior Investment Accountant

Alan Rosario, Senior Investment Staff Accountant

Cecelia Gray, Administrative Assistant

Human Resources

Annette J. Phillips, Director of Human Resources

Ihsan Christie, Manager of Human Resources Operations

Carolina Chavez, Human Resources Generalist

Mark Almozara, Human Resources Coordinator

Data Management

Nora Mitnick, Manager of Grant Information Systems

Jessica Williams, Grant Information Systems Analyst

Angela Harrison, Database Analyst

Bianca Lucien, Database Analyst

Kristen C. Ratanatharathorn, Application Support Analyst

Grant Accounting

Jocelyn Brekken, Director of Grant Accounting

Kimberly Herder, Grant Accountant

Grant Management

Hanna Miller, Senior Grants Management and Compliance Associate

Katie Shragge, Grants Manager

Information Technology

Douglas Torre, Director of Information Technology

Mitul Patel, IT Solutions Architect

Matthew Thompson, Manager of Infrastructure Operations

Charles Aikhoje, Senior IT Service Engineer

Dave Padua, IT Service Engineer

Facilities and Office Services

Ronald M. Sheppard, Director of Facilities

David Hughes, Assistant Facilities Manager

Anthony Parler, Facilities Assistant

Marek Szczesny, Facilities Assistant

Vivian Cheung, Office Services Assistant

Dianne Walsh, Receptionist

Vivien Ying, Receptionist


Office of the Chief Investment Officer

Scott Taylor, Chief Investment Officer

Doris E. Cruz, Senior Executive Assistant

Abigail Kahn Archibald, Senior Portfolio Manager

Michelle Knudsen, Senior Portfolio Manager

Monica C. Spencer, Senior Portfolio Manager

Emily Hickman, Portfolio Manager

Kevin Graham, Director of Investment Operations

Makena Finger, Investment Analyst

Miguel Gutierrez, Investment Analyst

Samantha Holmes, Investment Analyst

Dawei Liu, Investment Analyst

Lacey-Ann Wisdom, Investment Analyst

Fernanda Polax-Nainggolan, Investment Operations Analyst