The Astraea team comes from diverse backgrounds and possesses a wealth of experience and knowledge. We are scholars, grassroots activists, and artists. However, we have one thing in common: we are passionate about human rights.

Mariam Armisen

Mariam Armisen West Africa

Urooj Arshad

Urooj Arshad

Washington, DC
Nicole Asbury

Nicole Asbury Donor Systems and Database Manager

New York, New York
Kerry Ashforth

Kerry Ashforth Interim Director of Programs

New York, New York
Ruth Baldacchino

Ruth Baldacchino Senior Program Officer, Intersex Fund

Sumit Baudh

Sumit Baudh India

Eboné Bishop

Eboné Bishop Co-Chair

New York, NY
Ymania Brown

Ymania Brown Pacific

Jack Byrne

Jack Byrne Pacific

Morgan Carpenter

Morgan Carpenter

Oceania / Pacific
Namita Chad

Namita Chad Associate Director of Programs

New York, New York
Miabi Chatterji

Miabi Chatterji Senior Grants Manager

New York, New York
Hiker Chiu

Hiker Chiu

Jean Chong

Jean Chong Asia

Anisha Chugh

Anisha Chugh South Asia

William Cordery

William Cordery

New York, NY
Maria De La Cruz

Maria De La Cruz

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Ryan Li Dahlstrom

Ryan Li Dahlstrom

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Eugénie FitzGerald

Eugénie FitzGerald Board Treasurer

San Francisco, California
Kerry-Jo Ford Lyn

Kerry-Jo Ford Lyn Director, Global Human Rights Initiative (GHRI)

Kingston, Jamaica
Susana Fried

Susana Fried

New York, New York
Mariam Gagoshashvili

Mariam Gagoshashvili Senior Program Officer

New York, New York
Ekaterine Gejadze

Ekaterine Gejadze South Caucasus

Bridget de Gersigny

Bridget de Gersigny Director of Communications

London, England
Bookda Gheisar

Bookda Gheisar Board Secretary

Seattle, Washington
Maria Mercedes Gómez

Maria Mercedes Gómez Latin America

Cata Gomez

Cata Gomez Latin America

Sarah Gunther

Sarah Gunther Director of Philanthropic Partnerships

Ithaca, New York
Natia Gvianishvili

Natia Gvianishvili Europe, Central Asia

Raviva Hanser

Raviva Hanser Strategic Communications Program Manager

New York, New York
Christy Harris

Christy Harris Senior Accountant

New York, New York
Iimay Ho

Iimay Ho Co-Chair

Washington, DC
Hanna Israel

Hanna Israel Development Associate, Institutional Giving

New York, NY
Natasha Jiménez

Natasha Jiménez

Latin America
Shaena Johnson

Shaena Johnson LGBTQ Racial Justice Fund Program Officer

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Kim Kaletsky

Kim Kaletsky Communications Manager

New York, New York
Cleo Kambugu

Cleo Kambugu East Africa

Darla Kashian

Darla Kashian

Minneapolis, MN
Anna Kirey

Anna Kirey Europe, Central Asia

Kyli Kleven

Kyli Kleven Grants Management Associate

New York, NY
Jay-René Kouassiaman

Jay-René Kouassiaman Program Associate, ITF

New York, New York
Sanjar Kurmanov

Sanjar Kurmanov Europe, Central Asia

Irvin Lozano

Irvin Lozano Junior Accountant

New York, NY
Shambhavi Madhan

Shambhavi Madhan India/South Asia

Neish McLean

Neish McLean Caribbean

Joy Michael

Joy Michael Controller

New York, New York
Geetanjali Misra

Geetanjali Misra

New York, NY
Dondy Marie Moreland

Dondy Marie Moreland Director of Individual Giving and Special Events

New York, NY
Kim Mukasa

Kim Mukasa East Africa

Fadzai Muparutsa

Fadzai Muparutsa Southern Africa

Sandy Nathan

Sandy Nathan Interim Executive Director

New York, NY
Brenda Salas Neves

Brenda Salas Neves Senior Program Officer

New York, New York
Biola Odunewu

Biola Odunewu Executive Assistant

New York, NY
Courtney Okeke

Courtney Okeke Program Associate

New York, New York
Lame Olebile

Lame Olebile Program Officer - Africa and Asia

Kemal Ördek

Kemal Ördek Europe, Middle East

Nevin Öztop

Nevin Öztop Middle East, Europe, Caucasus

Chantal Partamian

Chantal Partamian Middle East

Loé Petit

Loé Petit Intersex Fund Program Associate

Lisbon, Portugal
Tshegofatso Joshua Sehoole

Joshua Sehoole Southern Africa

Ghadir Shafee

Ghadir Shafee Middle East, North Africa

Rocki Simoes

Rocki Simoes

Minneapolis, MN
Mihika Srivastava

Mihika Srivastava Communications Program Associate

New York, NY
Syinat Sultanalieva

Syinat Sultanalieva Central Asia

Sally Troncoso

Sally Troncoso Development Officer, Annual Giving

New York, New York
Celia Turner

Celia Turner Senior Development Officer, Institutional Giving

New York, New York
Sean Saifa Wall

Sean Saifa Wall

North America
Alicia Wallace

Alicia Wallace Caribbean

Robin Wilby

Robin Wilby Communications Storybank Video Editor

New York, New York
Simone Williams

Simone Williams Office Manager and HR Coordinator

New York, New York
Joe Wong

Joe Wong Asia

He Xiaopei

He Xiaopei China

Bin Xu

Bin Xu China

Zeina Zaatari

Zeina Zaatari Middle East

Yahia Zaidi

Yahia Zaidi Middle East

Katherine Acey

Katherine Acey Executive Director Emerita

New York, New York