Our Team

We are a group of excited, determined problem-solvers who are eager to make a difference in this world through technological innovation. We pride ourselves on the diversity of global experience found within our NetHope team and our willingness to apply the best ideas from the nonprofit, private, philanthropic, and government sectors to the hard problems our members are committed to solving.

NetHope is a critical catalyst for so many technological changes, and well positioned to help its members through digital transformation.

Board Chair

Liz Bronder

Board Vice Chair
Director at International Finance Corporation

Katharine Brown

Head of Global Information Technology, VSO
Maria Cavalcanti

Maria Cavalcanti

President and CEO, Pro Mujer

Cynthia Currence

National Director, Philanthropy, Children International

Jon Curry

Board Vice Chair
Save the Children

Michael Duggan

Board Secretary
Oxfam International

Danusia Dzierzbinski

Board Treasurer
CFO of Orbis International
Pietro Galli

Pietro Galli

Head of ICT, Norwegian Refugee Council

Farhan Irshad

Board Chair

Pamela Jennings

Vice President Business Transformation, ADP

Eleanor Meyers


Macon Phillips


Richard Pichler

Special Representative for External Affairs and Resources, SOS Children's Villages International

Billy Blake

Global Communities

Mike Cookson

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Compassion International

Duncan Drury

Head of Global Infrastructure & Connectivity
Christian Aid

Carol Hall

VP of Information Technology
Children International

Cedric Lambert

Director of Information Technology & Services
Heifer International

Joe Lombardi

Program Manager of IT

Rui Lopes

Senior Director of Technology

Michael Mazza

‚ÄéHead of Information Solutions and Services

Marc Nations

Senior Developer and System Administrator
Women for Women International

Patricia Bland Nicklin

Vice President, Global Partnerships, Marketing & Communications
Management Sciences for Health

Patrick Taylor

Director of Technology
Medical Teams International

Marianne Allison

Leadership Fellow

Akhtar Badshah

Leadership Fellow

Mark Banbury

Leadership Fellow

Dipak Basu

Leadership Fellow

Kelvin Cantafio

Leadership Fellow

Edward G. Happ

Leadership Fellow

Patricia Long

Leadership Fellow

Randy Pond

Leadership Fellow

Alexandra Alpert

Director, Membership

Brent Carbno

Managing Director, Global Programs

Jennifer Childs

Senior Director, Development

Nan Hall

Director, Communications

Laura McMillan

Chief Operating Officer

Frank Schott

Managing Director, New Program Development

Fredrik Winsnes

Director, Center for the Digital Nonprofit

Lauren Woodman

Chief Executive Officer

Robyn Baroh

Operations Manager, Office of the CEO

Ric Brewer

Communications Manager

John Crowley

Director, Information Management and Crisis Informatics

Hunter Gaiotti

Manager, Member Engagement

Jenna Groman

Program Manager, Health

Alexandra Mitchell

Director, Operations

Madeleine Noe

Manager, Operations

Seth Otto

Digital Communications Manager

Rami Shakra

Global Programs Director, Field Operations

Ray Short

Director, Institutional Partnerships/GBI Chief of Party

Stephanie Siy

GBI Operations Manager

Forrest Wilhoit

Senior Program Manager, GBI