Staff

Meet the NCRP team

Staff

Aaron Dorfman

President and CEO

Aaron Dorfman is president and CEO of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP), a research… Read More

Aracely Melendez

IT Manager

As IT Manager for NCRP, Aracely is tasked with the database administration, help desk routines and… Read More

Ben Barge

Senior Associate for Learning and Engagement

Ben is passionate about mobilizing resources for community-led, systemic change. As a Senior Associate for Learning… Read More

Beverley Samuda-Wylder

Senior Director of Human Resources and Administration

Beverley Samuda-Wylder is the Senior Director of Human Resources and Administration. In this position she works… Read More

Caitlin Duffy

Senior Associate for Learning and Engagement

Caitlin joined NCRP in 2013 and spent three years contributing research and writing for the Philamplify… Read More

Dan Petegorsky

Senior Fellow and Director of Public Policy

Dan Petegorsky is a senior fellow and director of public policy at NCRP, where he leads… Read More

Garnetta Lewis

Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Garnetta joins NCRP and the Executive office team to provide support to the President and CEO… Read More

Jack Rome

Communications Assistant

Jack assists NCRP’s communications team with the graphics, video and animation, website, social media presence, newsletters… Read More

Jeanné Isler

Vice President and Chief Engagement Officer

Jeanné is dedicated to building bridges between groups to find new ways to build just and… Read More

Janay Richmond

Manager of Nonprofit Membership and Engagement

Janay comes to the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) by way of the Midwest. A… Read More

Kevin Faria

Senior Director of Foundation Engagement

Kevin has been with NCRP since 2005. His experience prior to joining NCRP includes helping to… Read More

Lisa Ranghelli

Senior Director of Assessment and Special Projects

Lisa Ranghelli is NCRP’s senior director of assessment and special projects. She directs the Philamplify initiative,… Read More

Nichia McFarlane

Events Intern

Nichia McFarlane assists the Learning and Engagement team in coordinating fieldwork activities and planning events such… Read More

Peter Haldis

Communications Manager

Peter oversees NCRP’s website and social media presence. Prior to his current role as Senior Associate… Read More

Ryan Schlegel

Director of Research

Before joining NCRP in April of 2014, Ryan worked at Cultural Tourism DC, where he nurtured… Read More

Reed Young

Events and Webinars Intern

As Events and Webinars Intern, Reed assists NCRP’s Learning and Engagements team with projects like Power… Read More

Sabrina Laverty

Research Intern

As a recent graduate of American University, Sabrina is very excited to apply what she has… Read More

Stephanie Peng

Research and Policy Associate

As a Research and Policy Associate, Stephanie helps collect and analyze data for NCRP’s research projects,… Read More

Timi Gerson

Vice President and Chief Content Officer

Timi Gerson has two decades of experience building content, campaigns and coalitions for change. She oversees… Read More

Troy Price

Membership and Fundraising Intern

Troy assists with NCRP’s non-profit membership and fundraising programs. He primarily supports the work of staffers… Read More

Kristina ("Yna") C. Moore

Senior Director of Communications

Yna brings with her over ten years of experience in the nonprofit and public sectors. Prior… Read More

Zarin Marvi

Communications Intern

Zarin was born in Singapore and grew up in the U.S., moving from California to the… Read More

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Meet the outstanding individuals who comprise NCRP’s board of directors

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