Staff

Leadership

Michael Waldman
President

John Anthony Butler
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

John F. Kowal
Vice President for Programs

Vivien Watts
Vice President for Development

Jeanine Plant-Chirlin
Vice President for Communications & Strategy

Nicole Austin-Hillery
Director and Counsel, Washington, DC Office

Inimai M. Chettiar
Director, Justice Program

Elizabeth Goitein
Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program

Faiza Patel
Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program

Frederick A. O. ('Fritz') Schwarz, Jr.
Chief Counsel

Lori H. Wedge
Director of Human Resources & Office Administration

Wendy R. Weiser
Director, Democracy Program

Jennifer Weiss-Wolf
Director of Special Projects
Deputy Director of Development

Kelly Williams
Corporate General Counsel


Fellows

Victoria Bassetti
Contributor

Andrew Cohen
Fellow

Michael German
Fellow

Eric Ruben
Fellow

Walter Shapiro
Fellow

Amos Toh
Katz Fellow

Ciara Torres-Spelliscy
Fellow

 


Democracy Program

Wendy R. Weiser
Director, Democracy Program

Lawrence Norden
Deputy Director

Myrna Pérez
Deputy Director

Vishal Agraharkar
Counsel

Alicia Bannon
Counsel

Kate Berry
J.D., Not Yet Admitted in New York

Counsel
 
Counsel
 
Counsel
 

David Earley
Counsel

Christopher Famighetti
Voting Rights Researcher

Brent Ferguson
Counsel

DeNora Getachew
Campaign Manager & Legislative Counsel

Johanna Kalb
Jurisprudence Fellow

Chisun Lee
Counsel

Michael Li
Counsel

Elena Llaudet
Program Fellow

Tomas Lopez
Counsel

Matthew Menendez
Counsel

Ian Vandewalker
Counsel

Daniel I. Weiner
Counsel

Avram Billig
Research Associate

Nelson Castaño
Research and Program Associate

Cody Cutting
Research and Program Associate

Allyse Falce
Research Associate

Courtney McKinney
Special Assistant to the Director of the Democracy Program

Eric Petry
Research and Program Associate

Sophie Schuit
Research and Program Associate

Katherine Valde
Research and Program Associate

Carson Whitelemons
Research Associate 


Justice Program

Inimai M. Chettiar
Director, Justice Program

Jessica Eaglin
Counsel

Lauren-Brooke Eisen
Counsel

Nicole Fortier
Counsel

Oliver Roeder
Economics Fellow

Research Associate
 

Abigail Finkelman
Program Assistant


Liberty and National Security Program

Elizabeth Goitein
Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program

Faiza Patel
Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program

Rachel Levinson-Waldman
Counsel

Michael Price
Counsel

Meghan Koushik
Research and Program Associate

Brynne O'Neal
Research and Program Associate

Shannon Parker
Research Associate


Washington, DC Office

Nicole Austin-Hillery
Director and Counsel, Washington, DC Office

Danyelle Solomon
Policy Counsel


Communications & Strategy

Jeanine Plant-Chirlin
Vice President for Communications & Strategy

Desiree Ramos Reiner
Deputy Director

Desire Vincent
Web Assistant

Naren Daniel
Sr. Communications Coordinator

Lena Glaser
Assistant

Seth Hoy
Manager

Jim Lyons
Senior Editor

Erik Opsal
Manager

Jessie Pascoe
Web Editor

Mikayla Terrell
Assistant

Jafreen Uddin
Events Coordinator


Development

Vivien Watts
Vice President for Development

Jennifer Weiss-Wolf
Deputy Director of Development
Director of Special Projects

Diana Kasdan
Director of Foundation Relations

Anna Coe
Manager of Individual Giving

John Donahue
Development Coordinator

Jaemin Kim
Grants Manager

Charles X. Ombwa
Development Associate


Finance & Operations

John Anthony Butler
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Antonio Dell'Agli
Information Technology Director

Timothy P. Domini
Controller

Ok-Ja (Jade) Lim
Accountant

Lori H. Wedge
Director of Human Resources & Office Administration

Kelly Williams
Corporate General Counsel

Amy-Lee Goodman
Special Assistant to the President

Stephanie Miraglia
Human Resources Assistant

Julia Taylor
Operations Coordinator