We are builders, makers, and entrepreneurs; equal parts strategists and storytellers, anthropologists and economists; designers, technologists, and political scientists. We share global expertise and a passion for improving governance and development worldwide.

Adam Parker

Communications Designer

Adam Talsma

Senior Designer and Country Manager, Nigeria

Carrie Oppenheimer

Associate Director of Programs

Emily Herrick

Service Designer

Georgette Stewart

Finance Manager

Ijeoma Mba

Program Associate

Laura Freschi

Director of Partnerships

Lauren Gardner

Program Associate

Marielle Velander

Program Associate

Nina Kiernan

People & Operations Manager

Nonso Jideofor

Program Manager

Olajumoke Adeola Ojebiyi

Program Associate

Panthea Lee


Tahir Sherriff

Program Coordinator

Zack Brisson



Jeremy Evans

Kate Petty

Merlin Chatwin