Among Counterpart’s staff, there’s fluency in 10 different languages, over 50 years combined experience, and expertise in issues ranging from civic participation to sustainable tourism. Our staff members are available for speaking engagements and interviews.
Please contact Meg Cangany to learn more.

Brian Dotson

Director, USDA Portfolio

Emily Wexler

Associate Director, Social Sector Accelerator

Monica O’Hearn

Program Manager

Norma Toussaint

Technical Specialist, PRG

Ousmane Kabèlè Camara

Chief of Party, PRG-PA

Stephanie Kumah

Senior Program Officer, Africa

Brianna Duhaime

Program Officer

Katie Appel

Katie Appel, Deputy Chief of Party/Youth Specialist

Eric S. Johnson

Chief of Party, Internet Freedom

Sue Richiedei

Senior Director, WomenLead Institute

Derek Caelin

Innovation Specialist

Noel Dickover

Project Director, Innovation for Change

Mileydi Guilarte

Country Director, El Salvador

Mark Granius

Technical Advisor, Civil Society Strengthening and Local Development

Christian Arandel

Senior Technical Director, Governance

Mehreen Farooq

Director of PQL
Technical Director, Peace and Security

Sibel Berzeg

Vice President, Programs

Teresa Crawford

Executive Director, Social Sector Accelerator


Our staff and board come from different countries and backgrounds, each with their own unique set of expertise and experience. What we all have in common is the vision of a world where people live in sustainable and inclusive communities with the assets and leadership to build a vibrant future.

Board of Directors Leadership

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