OUR Leadership

Erin Ballard

Chief Operating Officer and Executive VP

Su Hyun Lim

Chief Financial Officer and VP of Infrastructure

Alicia Wade

Chief of Staff

Rini Chakraborty

Vice President, Four Freedoms Fund

Erica Teasley Linnick

Vice President, State Infrastructure Fund

Shelby Geter

Director of Human Resources

Laura Henderson

Vice President of Operations & Internal Capacity Building

Sarah Motola

Director of Fiscal Sponsors

Margarita Rubalcava

Vice President of Strategic Partnerships

Aileen Sánchez

Director of Donor Services

Rutledge Simmons

Vice President and General Counsel

OUR Staff

Cynthia Brothers

Senior Program Officer

Marietta Carre

Assistant Director of Grants Management & Impact

Stephanie Chapman

Senior Benefits Manager

Michelle Chasteen

Deputy Director, Communications

Tia Ellis

Program Coordinator

Melissa Francisco

Senior HR Operations Manager

Saredt Franco

Finance & Grants Coordinator

Veronika Geronimo

Director of Immigrant Justice

Page Gleason

Director of State Strategy

Ariana Holland

Project Manager

Chelsea Hornick-Becker

Assistant Director of Finance Operations

Rebecca Hyde

Grants Manager

Brandon Jones

Assistant Director, Fiscal Sponsorships

Nuzhat Khandaker

Senior Financial Analyst

Ana Lin

Assistant Director of Accounting

April Lindsay

In Memoriam

Yeleen Lee

Portfolio Manager

Gabrielle McNamara

Senior Salesforce Analyst

Francesca Moree

Senior Portfolio Manager

Reyna Moya-James

Senior Grants Coordinator

Charles Nuñez

Program Officer, Civic Engagement

Raymond Partolan

Program Officer, Voting Rights

Chhandasi Patel

Director of Inclusive Democracy

Harpreet Pelia

Project Manager

Emily Ramírez

Partnerships and Communications Manager

Monica Rabii

Assistant Director, Strategic Partnerships

Marc Santora

Operations Manager

Thomas Saylor

Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis

Alona Sinyachkina

Office Coordinator

Natasha Smith

Senior Talent Manager

Catherine Soto

Portfolio Coordinator, Donor Services

Sarah Strnad

Program Manager

Kayla Tyrrell

Senior Portfolio Manager, Fiscal Sponsorship

Kimberly VanWagner

Portfolio Coordinator, Donor Services

Tina Whitegeese

Portfolio Coordinator, Donor Services

OUR Board of Directors

Kerrien Suarez

First Vice Chairperson

Kristen Ruff

Second Vice Chairperson

Christina Schatz

Secretary Treasurer


State Infrastructure Fund Receives $10 Million from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott to Support Critical Voting Rights Amid Continued Attacks

10 Years After Shelby: Why Funders Must Continue to Support Voting Rights Litigation

Rutledge Simmons Joins NEO Philanthropy as Vice President and General Counsel