Leadership Team

YNPN Boston serves the Greater Boston nonprofit community through a diverse, committed volunteer leadership team.  The Board of Directors guide strategy and ensures we stay consistent with our mission, while our Ambassadors ensure we continuously move forward with strategic actions through planning events, conducting research, and managing our communications.

Board of Directors

 

Co-Chair
James George
Reach Out and Read

        

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Sue Li 
Boston Partners in Education 

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Kimmy Lee
City Year

 

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Julián Cancino

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Emily Barbo 
Boston University School of Public Health 

 

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Becky Jacobson
Just-A-Start Corporation

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Teresa Ventura
Craftsman Technology Group

 

Co-Director of Fundraising
Erika Haskins

Director of Board Talent & Recruitment
Shivangi Shah
McLean Hospital
 

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Ashley Gordon
Summer Search

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Director of Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion
Cate Reynolds 
TSNE MissionWorks

 

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Director of Research & Evaluation
Alix Lara
Union of Concerned Scientists

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Co-Director of Programming & Events
Dominique Calixte
YW Boston

 


Co-Director of Programming & Events
Caitlyn Burke
Brookline Community Foundation


National Liaison
Hannah Ongman
Reach Out and Read

 

 

Ambassadors: Board and Ambassador Talent and Recruitment

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Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance
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Boston Medical Center

Arielle Black-Foley
BEST Hospitality Training

 

Stefanie Colino
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Ambassadors: Communications and Marketing

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Cassie Lawson
Appalachian Mountain Club

 

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Lilia Melikechi
Massachusetts Advocates for Children


Amelia Varteresian
Tufts University

 

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Joseph Urena
Global Deeds Foundation, Inc.

Amy Steingart 
McLean Hospital

 

 

 

Ambassadors: Fundraising 

Jenna Bergquist
TiE Boston


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Zack Goodstein
Northeastern University 

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Rebecca Cuntala
Ceres

 

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Charlotte Slota
Boston College  


Cody Smith 

   

Ambassadors: Programming and Events

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sySTEMic flow

 

Olivia Davis Wilson
WGBH

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Olivia Chung
Curriculum Associates

 

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Christy Kosak 
Oxfam America

Caitlin Hayes
Datadog

  Wadia Mahzabeen
Accenture

 

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Michaela Tobin
World Education, Inc.

 

 

 

Ambassadors: Research and Evaluation

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Isaak Kifle 
J-PAL North America at MIT

 

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Katherine Gagen 
American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Derek Sexton 
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City

 

Kate Gehling
Center for Effective Philanthropy