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Our Staff

Suzanne Pelletier

Suzanne PelletierExecutive Director


Alexandra ZobelCommunications Manager


Cameron EllisSenior Geographer & Producer


Carlos DoviazaStaff Member

Christine HalvorsonProgram Director


Plinio Pizango HualingaClimate Policy Specialist


Wendy PinedaProject Coordinator-Peru


Joseph Mitchell Zegarra Liao

Tom BewickProgram Manager


Viviana BriseñoGraphic Designer


Chipamung ChowdhurySpiritual Leader in Residence

Josh LichtensteinProgram Manager


Jesmine Romanelli Communications Intern


Margoth Quispe

Margoth QuispeLegal Advisor & Land Rights Specialist

2017 Board of Directors

John W. Copeland 
Chair – President, AMG Wealth Partners, LP
S.Todd Crider, Esq.
Vice Chair –  Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Vice Chair, The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice
Brett Odom
Treasurer – Deputy Chief Compliance Officer at Partner Fund Management, L.P.

Lars von Bennigsen
Fabrizio Chiesa
Filmmaker and photographer, Mangusta Productions
Robert Curran
Independent Photographer
Christian Lelong
Senior Commodity Analyst, Goldman Sachs
Jenny Springer
Director, Equator Group and Chair, IUCN CEESP Theme on Governance, Equity and Rights

All board members listed above are current, independent, voting, members of the Board of Directors