Our Staff


James G. Niven

Chair, Board of Directors; Founder, Jamie Niven LLC


Kevin Ambrose

Manager of Educational Technology


Michael D. White

Vice Chair, Board of Directors; Former Chairman and CEO, DIRECTV


Pat Aussem

Associate Vice President, Consumer Clinical Content Development


Joseph A. Califano, Jr.

Founder and Chairman Emeritus


Mary Ann Badenoch

Helpline Specialist III


Karsyn Bartruff

Family and Community Support Services Assistant


Alexa Beacham

Research Assistant, System Innovation & Quality


Ann Benson

Helpline Specialist II


Candice Besson

Director, Social Media


Molly Bobek

Associate Vice President, Family and Adolescent Clinical Technology and Science (FACTS)


Lila Bruynesteyn

Research Assistant, Family and Adolescent Clinical Technology & Science (FACTS)


Liz Cairns

Director, External Partnerships


Andrea Castiello

Senior Development Specialist


Karla Castro-Soto

Associate Director, Helpline Quality Assurance


Rachel Chernick

Associate Vice President, Helpline Services and Evaluation Research


Sean Clarkin

Program Advisor


Chris Clemens

Associate Vice President, Finance, and Controller


Kevin Collins

Vice President, Family and Community Support Services


Sarah Dauber

Research Scientist & Associate Vice President, Science and Technology of Early Prevention (STEP)


Marcus Daugherty

Senior Director, System Innovation & Quality


Ayana Davis

Human Resources Specialist


Jenna Smith

Associate Director of Individual Giving


Deb Drache

Helpline Specialist III


Creighton Drury

Chief Executive Officer


Denise Young Farrell

Vice President, Content and Editorial


Adam Barea

Legal Director, Google LLC


Emily Feinstein

Chief Operating Officer


Josie Feliz

Director of Development Content and Digital Fundraising


Tracy Flynn

Staff Attorney


Ursula M. Burns

Chairman, VEON Ltd.


Sarah Forthal

Data Analyst/Senior Research Associate


Hannah Freedman

Associate Director, Communications and Content


Columba Bush

Former First Lady of Florida


Katherine Fricke

Helpline Specialist II


John Fuhrer

Compliance Specialist/Legal Assistant


Victor F. Ganzi

Chairman of the Board, PGA Tour


Lynn Galligan, P.H.R., S.H.R.M.-C.P.

Vice President, Human Resources


Rhea Galsim

Technical Support Representative


Melinda B. Hildebrand

Vice Chair, Hildebrand Foundation and Executive Chair, Episcopal High School, Houston, TX


Kamala Greene Genece

Vice President, System Innovation & Quality


Leslie Gordon Johnson

Burch Creative Capital, Marketing Strategist


Janice Guzman

Helpline Specialist II


Cori Hammond, M.P.H.

Research Associate, Science and Technology of Early Prevention (STEP)


Jennie Hauser

Office Services and Facilities Specialist


Bill Koenigsberg

Founder and CEO, Horizon Media, Inc.


Aaron Hogue, Ph.D.

Vice President, Research and Clinical Science / Family and Adolescent Clinical Technology and Science (FACTS)


Rev. Edward A. Malloy, CSC

President Emeritus, University of Notre Dame


Beth Jeffrey

Vice President, Media


Ilana Kavadlo

Director, Digital Engagement


Nelle P. Miller

Managing Director and Head of New York City for JPMorgan Private Bank


Claire Kelly

Senior Marketing Designer


Barbara Kurzweil

Library Research Specialist


Doug Morris

CEO, 12 Tone Music


Michael Kwan

Research Associate, System Innovation & Quality


Donna Lee-McLilly

Staff Accountant


Amelia Ogunlesi, O.D.


Herbert Pardes, MD

Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Sara Lesch

General Counsel


Douglas Leu

Chief Technology Officer


James M. Ramstad

In Memoriam,
Former Member of Congress (MN-3)


Carla Lisio

Director, System Innovation & Quality


Helshi Lockwood

Director, Print Media


Ben Louie

Software Developer


Allen G. Rosenshine

Chairman Emeritus, BBDO Worldwide


Alexandra MacLean, MA

Manager, National Support Technical Assistance Center (NFSTAC)


Michael I. Roth

Chairman and CEO, The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.


David Man

Library Director


Denise Mariano

Director, Family Support and Advocacy


Clyde C. Tuggle

Co-Founder, Pine Island Capital Partners


Christina Marini

Research Associate, Helpline Services and Evaluation Research


Michelle Martinez

Helpline Specialist I & Research Associate, Science and Technology of Early Prevention (STEP)


Elizabeth Vargas

Host of A&E Investigates


JoAnn McCauley

Executive Assistant


Cindy McGulvery

Associate Vice President, Office Services and Facilities Management


Madison Moore

Associate Director, Family and Community Support Services


Emily Moyer

Chief Marketing Officer


Fred Muench

President


Elizabeth Mustacchio

Associate Director, Helpline Operations


Charles Neighbors

Senior Scientist


Grace Neveu

Grants Manager


Jenna Nimar

Associate Director of Corporate Relations


Robyn Oster

Research Associate, Health Law and Policy


Elisa Peña

Helpline Specialist II


Jill Plevan

Helpline Reserve Specialist II


Nicole Porter

Senior Research Associate, Family and Adolescent Clinical Technology & Science (FACTS)


Rina Randrianarivony

Research Associate, System Innovation & Quality


Linda Richter

Vice President, Prevention Research and Analysis


Andrea Roley

Vice President, Head of Communications


Catherine Ross Saavedra

Associate Director, Media Relations


Sarah Royal

Director, Content Marketing


Mithra Salmassi

Research Assistant, System Innovation & Quality & Research Assistant, Prevention Research and Analysis


Gina Samson

Chief Financial Officer


Susannah Sanchez-Agosto

Helpline Specialist II


Kaila Packett Sassano

Vice President, Development


Dina Shapiro-Luft, PhD

Research Scientist, System Innovation & Quality


Rebecca Shaw

Director, Advertising and Production


Aradhana Srinagesh, M.P.H., C.H.E.S.

Helpline Specialist I & Senior Research Associate & Project Director, NIAAA Grant


Timothy Su

Chief Information Officer


Jack Sykstus

Helpline Specialist II


Marcia Lee Taylor

Chief External and Government Relations Officer


Luis Torres

Director, Product Management


Amber Vandeyar

Executive Assistant


Rachel Vitale

Helpline Reserve Specialist I


Lindsey Vuolo

Vice President, Health Law and Policy


Cesar E. Bravo Wolfe, LICSW

Helpline Specialist II


Morgan Wu

Staff Writer and Research Associate


Rajeev Yerneni

Associate Vice President, Data Science