Meet the NCRP team


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

Field Director

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

Elbert Garcia

Director of Strategic Communications

Born and raised in Washington Heights, New York, Elbert Garcia has spent the last two decades… Read More

José Domínguez

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

José Domínguez has achieved and found fulfillment throughout his professional career in service to others and… Read More

Jeanné Lewis

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

Director of Marketing and Membership

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 Evaluation and Learning

Lisa Ranghelli is NCRP’s senior director of assessment and special projects. As primary author of Power… 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

Stephanie Peng

Senior Associate for Movement Research

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

Our Board

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

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