Staff

CFR has two central locations: the landmarked Harold Pratt House in the heart of Manhattan and on F Street in our nation’s capital.

Executive Office

Richard N. Haass
President, Council on Foreign Relations

Keith Olson
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Jeffrey A. Reinke
Chief of Staff to the President

Jessica Thomas
Director, Strategic Initiatives

Doreen Bonnami
Executive Assistant to the President

David Sacks
Research Fellow

Lizabeth Weingart
Special Assistant, Executive Office

Jennifer Williams
Special Assistant to the President, Executive Office

Office of the CIO

Giovanna Ban
The David F. Swensen Chief Investment Officer

Raquel Chmielewski
Director of Investments

Office of the General Counsel

Mia Higgins
General Counsel

Giselda Metaliaj
Assistant General Counsel

Independent Task Force Program

Anya Schmemann
Director of the Independent Task Force Program 

Chelie Setzer
Associate Director, Independent Task Force Program

Sara Shah
Program Associate, Washington Meetings and Independent Task Force Program

Global Communications and Media Relations

Lisa Shields
Vice President

Iva Zoric
Managing Director

Anya Schmemann
Washington Director, Global Communications and Outreach

Andrew Palladino
Deputy Director

Dustin Kingsmill
Deputy Director, Digital Marketing

Jenny Mallamo
Deputy Director

Megan Daley
Associate Director, Social Media and Digital Marketing

Lauran Potter
Assistant Director

Susan Nelson
Assistant Director

Hunter Hallman
Associate Editor

Dalia Dagher
Communications Associate

Katherine Ferguson
Digital Marketing and Communications Associate

Foreign Affairs

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
Editor, Foreign Affairs; Peter G. Peterson Chair

Stephanie Solomon
Vice President; Chief Revenue Officer, Foreign Affairs 

Stuart Reid
Executive Editor

Justin Vogt
Executive Editor

Jonathan Chung
Circulation Operations Director

Sarah Foster
Business Operations Director

Nora Revenaugh
Marketing Director

Ty McCormick
Senior Editor

Carlos A. Morales
Director, Digital Analytics and Audience Development 

Michael Pasuit
Senior Manager, Advertising Accounts and Operations

Kanishk Tharoor
Senior Editor

Katherine Zoepf
Senior Editor

Laurel Jarombek 
Engagement Editor

Haley Arndt
Assistant Manager, Customer Retention

Faiza Chowdhury
Assistant Manager, Marketing Operations 

Grace Finlayson
Assistant Manager, Marketing Operations

Alexa Solorio
Business and Production Coordinator

Anastasia Fischer
Marketing Coordinator

Gabriela Vieira
Marketing Promotions Associate

Rhys Dubin
Assistant Editor

Christian Gibbons
Editorial Assistant

CFR Digital

Doug Halsey
Chief Digital Officer

CFR Editorial 

Robert McMahon
Managing Editor

Jonathan Masters
Deputy Managing Editor

James McBride
Deputy Managing Editor

Asher Ross
Lead Editorial Strategist

Gabrielle Sierra
Podcast Producer

Claire Felter
Senior Copy Editor/Writer

Anshu Siripurapu
Writer/Editor, Economics

Lindsay Maizland
Writer/Editor, Asia

Kali Robinson
Assistant Writer/ Copy Editor, Middle East

Product & Design

Katherine Vidal
Director of Design

Kevin Lizarazo
Design Technologist

Michael Bricknell
Data Visualization Designer

Will Merrow
Data Visualization Designer

Sabine Baumgartner
Senior Photo Editor

Multimedia

Jeremy Sherlick
Deputy Director, Multimedia

Thamine Nayeem
Assistant Video Producer

Zoe Collis
Assistant Multimedia Producer

David Rockefeller Studies Program

David Rockefeller Studies Program: Director of Studies Office

James M. Lindsay
Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair

Shannon K. O'Neil
Vice President, Deputy Director of Studies, and Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies 

Amy R. Baker
Director, Studies Administration and Project Management

Patricia Lee Dorff
Editorial Director

Janine Hill
Director, Fellowship Affairs

Dominic Bocci
Deputy Director, Studies Grant Management

Shira Schwartz
Deputy Director, Studies Administration

Aliya Medetbekova
Special Assistant, Studies Administration

Devin Ferguson
Assistant Director, Fellowship Affairs

Alexis Garby
Program Coordinator, Fellowship Affairs

Katherine De Chant
Associate Editor, Publishing

Cassandra Jensen
Staff Editor, Publishing

David Rockefeller Studies Program: Fellows

Elliott Abrams
Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies

Edward Alden
Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow

Paul J. Angelo
Fellow for Latin America Studies

Alyssa Ayres
Adjunct Senior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia

Henri J. Barkey
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Middle East Studies

John B. Bellinger III
Adjunct Senior Fellow for International and National Security Law

Caroline Bettinger-Lopez
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy (ON LEAVE)

Richard K. Betts
Adjunct Senior Fellow for National Security Studies

Stephen D. Biddle
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Defense Policy

Robert D. Blackwill
Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy

Thomas J. Bollyky
Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Development and Director of the Global Health Program

Max Boot
Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies

Luciana L. Borio
Senior Fellow for Global Health

Reuben E. Brigety II
Adjunct Senior Fellow for African Peace and Security Issues

Karen B. Brooks
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Asia

Willem H. Buiter
Adjunct Senior Fellow

John Campbell
Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies

Jared Cohen
Adjunct Senior Fellow

Jerome A. Cohen
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Asia Studies

Steven A. Cook
Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies and Director of the International Affairs Fellowship for Tenured International Relations Scholars 

Heidi Crebo-Rediker
Adjunct Senior Fellow

Thomas E. Donilon
Distinguished Fellow

James P. Dougherty
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Business and Foreign Policy

Elizabeth C. Economy
Senior Fellow for China Studies

Richard A. Falkenrath
Senior Fellow for National Security

Roger W. Ferguson, Jr.
Steven A. Tananbaum Distinguished Fellow for International Economics

David P. Fidler
Senior Fellow for Global Health and Cybersecurity

Jendayi E. Frazer
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Africa Studies

Tom Frieden
Senior Fellow for Global Health

Michael Froman
Distinguished Fellow

Alton Frye
Presidential Senior Fellow Emeritus

Michelle Gavin
Senior Fellow for Africa Studies

Gordon M. Goldstein
Adjunct Senior Fellow

Thomas Graham
Distinguished Fellow

Alice Hill
David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment

Jennifer Hillman
Senior Fellow for Trade and International Political Economy

Bruce Hoffman
Shelby Cullom and Kathryn W. Davis Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security 

Yanzhong Huang
Senior Fellow for Global Health

Martin S. Indyk
Distinguished Fellow

Ian Johnson
Stephen A. Schwarzman Senior Fellow for China Studies

Kenneth I. Juster
Distinguished Fellow

Miles Kahler
Senior Fellow for Global Governance

Robert K. Knake
Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow

Charles Kupchan
Senior Fellow

Joshua Kurlantzick
Senior Fellow for Southeast Asia

Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy

Sebastian Mallaby
Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics

Matthias Matthijs
Senior Fellow for Europe

Brent McIntosh
Adjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics and Finance

Justin Muzinich
Distinguished Fellow

Yascha Mounk
Senior Fellow

Jennifer Nuzzo
Senior Fellow for Global Health

Farah Pandith
Adjunct Senior Fellow

Stewart M. Patrick
James H. Binger Senior Fellow in Global Governance and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program

Catherine Powell
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy

Carla Anne Robbins
Adjunct Senior Fellow

John D. Rockefeller IV
Distinguished Fellow

Kenneth S. Rogoff
Senior Fellow for Economics

Gideon Rose
Mary and David Boies Distinguished Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy

David Sacks
Research Fellow

David J. Scheffer
Senior Fellow

Adam Segal
Ira A. Lipman Chair in Emerging Technologies and National Security and Director of the Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program

Stephen Sestanovich
George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies

Sheila A. Smith
John E. Merow Senior Fellow for Asia Pacific Studies

Scott A. Snyder
Senior Fellow for Korea Studies and Director of the Program on U.S.-Korea Policy

Paul B. Stares
General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action

Benn Steil
Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics

Meighan Stone
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy

Ray Takeyh
Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle East Studies

Matthew C. Waxman
Adjunct Senior Fellow for Law and Foreign Policy

David Rockefeller Studies Program: Visiting Fellows

Brian Blankenship
Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow

Raymond W. Kelly
Distinguished Visiting Fellow

Brian K. Muzás
Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow

A. Michael Spence
Distinguished Visiting Fellow

David Rockefeller Studies Program: Research Associates and Program Staff

Aliza Asad
Assistant Director, Center for Preventive Action

Madeline Babin
Research Associate, Climate Change Policy

Benjamin Beames
Research Associate, International Economics

Sherry Cho
Research Associate, National Security

Benjamin Della Rocca
Analyst, Center for Geoeconomic Studies

Francesca Eremeeva
Research Associate, Middle Eastern Studies

Eleanor Estreich
Research Associate, Center for Preventive Action

Erik Fliegauf
Research Associate, India, Pakistan, and South Asia

Margaret Gach
Research Associate, U.S. Foreign Policy

Erin Gallagher
Research Associate, Japan Studies

David Gevarter
Research Associate, U.S. Foreign Policy

Gabriela Hasaj
Research Associate, Military Fellows

Caroline Kantis
Research Associate, Global Health

Samantha Kiernan
Research Associate, Global Health, Economics, and Development

Chloé Mauvais
Research Associate, Latin America

Terrence Mullan
Assistant Director, International Institutions and Global Governance

Nolan Quinn
Research Associate, Africa Policy Studies

Basia Rosenbaum
Research Associate, Middle Eastern Studies

Anna Shortridge
Research Associate, U.S. Foreign Policy

Ellen Swicord
Research Associate, Korea Studies

Alexander Tippett
Research Associate, International Economics

Jacob Ware
Research Associate, Counterterrorism and Studies Program

Haydn Welch
Program Coordinator, Women and Foreign Policy

James West
Research Associate, India, Pakistan, and South Asia

Education

Caroline Netchvolodoff
Vice President

Caitlin Drexler Cafaro
Director

Courtney Wood
Director, Education Marketing 

Charles Hopkins
Director, Teaching and Learning

James Long
Associate Director

Justin Schuster
Associate Director

Arielle Martinez
Senior Digital Production Coordinator

Benjamin Tran
Digital Production Coordinator

Catherine Trautwein
Senior Writer

Ian Gilchrist
Staff Editor

Rania Salem Manganaro
Associate Editor

Tara Jayaram
Assistant Editor

Elsabet Jones
Assistant Editor

Sofia Velasquez-Soler
Assistant Editor

Alexandra Labonte
Program Associate

Lori Matza
Program Assistant 

Meetings and Membership

Nancy D. Bodurtha
Vice President

Morgan Singer
Special Assistant to the Vice President

Meetings

Stacey LaFollette
Managing Director, Meetings

Meaghan Fulco
Director, Meetings and Term Member Program

Carolyn Bueche
Associate Director, New York Meetings

Laura Bresnahan
Associate Director, New York Meetings

Teagan Judd
Assistant Director, New York Meetings

Connor Sutherland
Program Associate, New York Meetings

Sam Dunderdale
Associate Director, Washington Meetings

Kayla Ermanni
Assistant Director, Washington Meetings

Sara Shah
Program Associate, Washington Meetings and Independent Task Force Program

Membership

Vera Ranola
Director

Nicole Golberg
Assistant Director

Sara Engelhard
Program Coordinator

Sydney Schultz
Program Associate

Alexis Tsapralis
Program Assistant

Washington External Affairs

Patrick C. Costello
Director

Jessica Harrington
Assistant Director 

Jonathan Hyman
Program Associate

National Program and Outreach

Irina A. Faskianos
Vice President

Maria Casa
Director, National Program and Outreach Administration

Krista Zegura
Deputy Director, National Program

Veronica Bernie
Associate Director, Outreach

Elizabeth Powell
Assistant Director, National Program

Rachael Bolte
Program Coordinator, Outreach

Olivia Cazayoux
Program Coordinator, National Program

Grace Gaskill
Program Coordinator, Outreach

Rivka Gross
Program Coordinator, Outreach

Andrew Morgan
Program Coordinator, Outreach

Sarah Valero
Program Coordinator, Outreach

Sarah McMerty
Program Associate, Outreach

Claire Bednarski
Assistant to the Vice President

Corporate Affairs

Suzanne E. Helm
Vice President, Philanthropy and Corporate Relations

Christopher Tuttle
Managing Director

Amanda Huckabee Ferlazzo
Director, Corporate Programming

Elizabeth Abrahamsen
Deputy Director, Corporate Member Relations

Tara Medeiros
Deputy Director, Washington Corporate Affairs

Kristen Misak 
Program Coordinator

Alexis Wallace
Program Associate

Development

Suzanne E. Helm
Vice President, Philanthropy and Corporate Relations

Betsy Gude
Managing Director

Sharon R. Herbst
Director, Stewardship

Mladen Joksic
Director, Foundation Relations and Development Strategy

Lena Moy
Associate Director, Gifts Administration

Ryan Hitchcock
Assistant Director, Annual Giving

Andrea Grabner
Development Coordinator

 

Library and Research Services

Alysse Jordan
Managing Director, Library and Research Service

Lauren Reinhalter
Deputy Director, Research and Knowledge Management

Connie M. Stagnaro
Deputy Director, Archives and Intranet Development

Katherine Sydenham
Deputy Director, Digital Asset Management

Monique Y. Libby
Web Services and Digital Resources Librarian

Dubian Campbell
Library Assistant

Yahnik Smith
Library Assistant

Finance

Jennifer Perez
Managing Director

Jean-Michel Oriol
Director, Grants and Budget Administration

Sigi Silvani
Accounting Manager

Randy Bryant
Payroll Manager

Betty Mak
Procurement and Accounts Payable Manager

Evanda Butler
Assistant Manager, Financial Analysis and Cash Management

Anisa Leka
Senior Staff Accountant

Ryan A. Kanji
Senior Accountant

Camech Emanuel
Staff Accountant

Vera Langley
Assistant Payroll Manager

Albenita Haxaj
Accounts Payable Specialist

David Burgos
Accounts Payable Associate

 

Human Resources

Jan Mowder Hughes
Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Jeffrey Meade
Director

Linda Madueme
Director, Benefits and Compensation

Julia Eldridge
Deputy Director, Employee Engagement

Valerie Hernandez
Associate Director, Human Resources

Mia McCully
Associate Director, Talent Acquisition and Staff Development 

Diana Diaz
Assistant Director, Benefits and Compensation

Quemika Edwards
Human Resources Generalist 

Megan Cheng
Human Resources Coordinator

Caroline McCarry
Human Resources Associate

Alexandra Holmblad
Human Resources Associate

 

 

Facility, Event, and Security Operations

Neftali Frank Alvarez
Managing Director, Facility, Event, and Security Management

New York Office

Maureen Hughes
Director, Event Operations and Special Events

Ian Noray
Deputy Director, Facility Operations and Project Management

Johnny Rodriguez
Deputy Director, Building Operations

Michael McGovern
Deputy Director, Building Engineering

Melanie Neergaard
Associate Director, Security Administration

Robert Prinzi
Associate Director, Event Management

Julissa Sarabia
Deputy Director, Event Management

Erica Lew
Event Manager

William Cornell
Event Scheduling Manager

Nicholas Sander
Audio Visual Manager

Edwin Santiago
Manager, Public Space Maintenance

Edgar Rivera
Manager, Facility Services

Jose Vargas
Building Engineer

Allison Cozzi
Production Coordinator

Christopher Mackay
Event Operations Associate

John Santiago
Assistant Building Engineer

Sunil Sookhram
Facility, Event, and Reception Services Coordinator

Carlos Correa
Facility Operations Assistant

Sandro Macias
Facility Operations Assistant

Herbert McLaughlin
Facility Services Associate

Ryan Morrison
Head Houseperson

Juan Ottenwalder
Facility Operations Assistant

Javier Ruiz
Facility Operations Assistant

Washington Office

Jayson Frum
Director, Facility Operations and Project Management

John Scalia
Deputy Director, Facility Operations and Project Management

Vanessa Robertson
Deputy Director, Facility Administration

Felipe Vaquerano
Senior Building Engineer

Krista Wessel
Associate Director, Event Management

Meghan Studer
Event Manager

Bryan Mendives
Audio Visual Manager

Audrey Aller
Event Associate

August Hochstein Morran
Event Assistant

Becky Coe
Facility Operations Coordinator

Javier Bonilla
Facility Operations Assistant

MJ Johnson
Facility Operations Assistant

Rafael Magana
Event Operations Senior Waiter

Reception Services

Radmila Jackovich
Senior Manager, Reception Services

Demetrius Dudley
Assistant Director, Reception Services and Security Operations

Minembe Mateene
Reception Services Coordinator

Special Events

Christina Karabas
Assistant Director, Special Events

Nicole Ceballos
Special Events Associate