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

Chioma Agwuegbo

Program Manager

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

Matthew McNaughton

Program Manager

Nina Kiernan

Associate Director of People & Operations

Panthea Lee


Zack Brisson



Jeremy Evans

Kate Petty

Merlin Chatwin