"There will never be justice anywhere until you yourself are justice now."

— Marguerite Duras

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Board of Directors

Kathryn Friedman Lunardelli, Chair
Director, Ethical Manufacturing and Licensing, Hasbro, Inc.

Jane Shahmanesh, Vice Chair
Managing Director, Adherence Consulting Group

Gretchen Wallace, Treasurer
Founder & President, Global Grassroots

Alexis Hyder, Secretary
Director, Strategic Business Development, The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC)

Patricia Jackson
Executive Director of College and Foundation Partnerships, The Fullbridge Program

Todd J. Kilburn
Vice President for Business Affairs and Chief Financial Officer, Naropa University

Katie Doyle Myers
Director of Programs, Philanthropiece



Rwanda Graduate Advisory Council

Baguma Innocent
President, Let Us Build Ourselves

Hacimana Seraphine
President, Hard Workers

Mukakarera Monique
President, Light In Our Home

Mushimiyimana Mediatrice
President, Think About the Young Girls

Nyiraneza Charlotte
President, Achieving a Better Life



Senior Advisors

Michael Bright
Executive Director, The World Academy for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise

Richard P. Brown, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University

Bill Carter
Founding Board Member, Ashoka: Innovators for the Public

Terry Donovan
Consultant and Advisor to Social Entrepreneurs and the Citizen Sector

Patricia L. Gerbarg, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor in Psychiatry, New York Medical College

Jennifer Holden
Holden Sports Management

Cristina Ljungberg
Founder, Influence Films

Alan Pesky
Founder & Chairman, Lee Pesky Learning Center

Shirley Randell, Ph.D.
Director, Kigali Institute of Education Centre for Gender, Culture and Development Studies

Lina Srivastava
Lina Srivastava Consulting, LLC

Leslie Thomas
Founder, Art Works Projects

Jane Wells
Founder, Three Generations


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