Meridian Center for Global Leadership

The Meridian Center for Global Leadership team administers professional and educational exchange programs that enhance Meridian’s vision of a more secure and prosperous world today and for generations to come. The Center for Global Leadership’s virtual and in-person programs provide training, networking, and professional development opportunities to emerging leaders from around the world working on a diversity of issues and from a variety of sectors, including business and trade, women's empowerment, journalism, youth leadership and civic engagement, human rights and energy and the environment.


Mustafa AbubakrSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Akintunde AkinmadeProgram Officer, IVLP
Nicole AlzapiediOperations Manager, IVLP
Veronica AraujoSenior Associate, IVLP Collaborative Services
J.M. AscienzoProgram Officer, IVLP
Myra Best, PhDVice President and Director, IVLP, Center for Global Leadership
Sam BillingsSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Cami BissenProgram Coordinator
Colin BlaisSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Anna BradleyOperations Coordinator, IVLP
Kate Buche-PattisonSenior Associate, Collaborative Services
Arianna ClarkProgram Coordinator
Megan DarlingtonSenior Program Coordinator
Jessica DuhonSenior Program Coordinator
Rebecca DurbinArrivals/Assignments Officer, IVLP
Jill EynonSenior Program Officer & Trainer, IVLP
Emma FentonProgram Officer, IVLP Collaborative Services
Joe FredellProgram Associate, IVLP
Meredith FucciProgram Associate, IVLP
Sarah GentryDirector, IVLP Collaborative Services
Erica GinsbergSenior Program Officer, IVLP
Lydia HamiltonDirector, Program and Staff Development
Mia HansenProgram Associate, Collaborative Services
Michelle HarrisProgram Officer
Hana HausnerovaVice President, Center for Global Leadership, Customized Exchanges
Thomas HolmesReceptionist/Meeting Scheduler
Dinah HolmquistSenior Program Associate, Collaborative Services
Ja-vai JacksonCentral Services Assistant
Ethan JenkinsProgram Officer, IVLP
Gulzira JumamuratovaProgram Officer
Maryna KapovskaProgram Coordinator
Aisha KarimProgram Associate, IVLP
Shelbey KeeganProgram Officer
Jillian KennySenior Program Associate, IVLP
Shannon KhalidAdministrative Coordinator, IVLP
Grace KiernanSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Kate KlygisProgram Associate, IVLP
Dea KollekowskiAssociate Program Officer
Julia KoskiProgram Officer, IVLP
Bernadette LaMontagneProgram Officer
Christina LeProgram Associate, IVLP
Keone LopezProgram Coordinator
Pamela LuckeyCentral Services Coordinator
Aleena MalikAssociate, Collaborative Services
Josh ManleyProgram Officer, IVLP
Nodira MeliboevaProgram Officer
Francesca MorganoSenior Associate, IVLP Collaborative Services
Fatima MubasherProgram Coordinator
Tammen NicholsonProgram Officer, IVLP
Andrew NissenProgram Officer, IVLP
Lee NorrgardProgram Officer, IVLP
Ryan OberlagSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Adam OvianProgram Associate, IVLP
Lola OwokoniranProgram Officer, IVLP
Isabella ParrottaAssociate Program Officer
David PaulsonProgram Officer, IVLP
Sarah PaxtonProgram Officer
Amanda PleasantProgram Officer
Meg Clifford PooleSenior Director, Business Development and Partnerships
Morgan QuijanoProgram Officer, IVLP
Mark W. RebstockVice President and Deputy Director, IVLP
Kate SandersDirector, IVLP Program Management
Mary SauerbornSenior Program Officer, IVLP
Sarah SchneiderProgram Officer
Mack SlaughterInformation Resources Manager, IVLP
Jennifer SolerSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Indigo StegnerSenior Program Coordinator
Sam StrickerProgram Associate, IVLP
Maris ThomsonSenior Program Associate, IVLP
Beth VandersallProgram Coordinator
Matilda VangjeliProgram Officer, IVLP
Maura WittkopProgram Associate, IVLP
Alyson WoolleyCoordinator, IVLP Collaborative Services
Renée WorthingtonSenior Program Officer & Staff Exchange Co-Facilitator, IVLP

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