Education professionals

Mat Wright

In the US, we primarily work in Washington, DC and New York City. Click on the links below to find out more about each of our staff members. 

Meet the USA team

Washington, D.C.

Cecilia Barajas, Regional Information Policy Manager-Americas

Mariana Contreras-Adams, Education Team Support

Alison Corbett, Education Program Manager

Kathy Culpin, Networks and Events Manager, DC

Alex Dimsdale, Digital Content Editor, Corporate Communications

Leigh Gibson, Country Director

Jenna Hartsell, Acting Education Officer

Zoya Ionova, Decision Support Manager

Lusine Merdinyan, Finance and HR Coordinator

Megan Oliver, Digital Communications Coordinator

Anya Shahnazari, Project Coordinator

Melissa Wear, Strategic Communications and Project Manager

Rebecca Zylberman, Director, US Partnerships and Program Development

New York, NY

Malsert Chapman, Society Manager

Gina Del Tito, Program Coordinator, Education and Society 

J.J. El- Far, Arts Program Coordinator

Salette Gressett, Arts Manager

Emmanuel Kattan, Director NY

Amanda Osborne, Partnerships Officer

Zenia Simpson, Arts Program Coordinator

Catherine Sinclair, Education Officer

Tamsin Thomas, Education Manager (SIEM)

Qu Ting Zheng, Education Coordinator

Elko, Nevada

Cherie Ike, Program Officer

Miami, Florida

Christopher Wade, Regional Director (Americas)