The Foundation’s staff brings a broad range of talents to the organization, with experiences drawn from academic, scientific, public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

Michael Sutton
Executive Director
Lorrae Rominger
Deputy Director
Melissa Eckert
Ilan Kayatsky
Communications Director
Lindsey Freedman
Program Officer, Asia / Europe
Ryan Mack
Program Officer, North America / South & Central America
Myriah Cornwell
Program Officer, Africa / Islands & Island Nations
Katie Stoughton
Program Associate
Violetta Tutunik
Program Associate
Edwina DueƱas
Communications Associate
Dawn Meza
Administrative Assistant