Our Team

Executive Leadership Team

Jim Steyer

Jim Steyer

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Amy Guggenheim Shenkan

Amy Guggenheim Shenkan

President & Chief Operating Officer
Linda Burch

Linda Burch

Chief Strategy & Development Officer
Omar Khan

Omar Khan

Chief Product & Technology Officer
Rhianwen Benner

Rhianwen Benner

Vice President, Business Development
Craig Cheslog

Craig Cheslog

Vice President, Common Sense Kids Action
Corbie Kiernan

Corbie Kiernan

Vice President, Communications
David Kuizenga

David Kuizenga

Chief Financial Officer
Jessica Lindl

Jessica Lindl

Vice President & General Manager, Common Sense Education
Ellen Pack

Ellen Pack

Vice President, Marketing and General Manager, Common Sense Media

Our Team

Megan Abell

Megan Abell

Deputy Director of Mobilization, Northern California
Brooks Allen

Brooks Allen

Senior Advisor, Policy & Legal Affairs
Maria Alvarez

Maria Alvarez

Director, Latino Content & Outreach
Nicole Atkinson-Roach

Nicole Atkinson-Roach

Senior Director, Video
Brisa Ayub

Brisa Ayub

Senior Content Producer, Digital Citizenship
Aditi Bahri

Aditi Bahri

Senior Visual Designer
Siobhann Bellinger

Siobhann Bellinger

QA Engineer
Karen Berke

Karen Berke

Senior Director, Foundations
Dana Blum

Dana Blum

Bay Area Regional Director
Sarah Bowman

Sarah Bowman

Los Angeles Regional Director
Betsy Bozdech

Betsy Bozdech

Executive Editor, Ratings & Reviews
Wren Brennan

Wren Brennan

Marketing Copywriter
Amy Brotman

Amy Brotman

Vice President, Product Development, Consumer
Janeen F. Brown

Janeen F. Brown

Staff Accountant
Eisha Buch

Eisha Buch

Manager, Education Strategy & Development
Kristin Bumgarner

Kristin Bumgarner

Creative Director
Ray Cagan

Ray Cagan

San Francisco Coordinator
Jacqueline Carambat

Jacqueline Carambat

Development Manager, Foundations
Jim Carroll

Jim Carroll

Vice President, Finance & Administration
Myna Chiem

Myna Chiem

Director, Accounting
Judy Chun

Judy Chun

Technical Product Manager
Jeff Chung

Jeff Chung

Product Manager
Polly Conway

Polly Conway

Senior Editor, TV
Leah S. Cowan

Leah S. Cowan

Director, Mobilization
Ri Crawford

Ri Crawford

Video Editor & Motion Graphics Designer
Ariel Dang-Tran

Ariel Dang-Tran

HR Coordinator
Anoushka Daska-Coyle

Anoushka Daska-Coyle

Development Campaign Manager
Lea Diaz dela Cruz

Lea Diaz dela Cruz

IT Systems Administrator
Alex DeVoe

Alex DeVoe

Executive Assistant, Office of the CEO
Ryan Diyommo

Ryan Diyommo

Manager, Education Acquisition
Jennifer Ehehalt

Jennifer Ehehalt

Education Program Manager, Pittsburgh
Chrissy Elgersma

Chrissy Elgersma

Senior Editor, Parent Education
Michele Erausquin

Michele Erausquin

Senior Video Manager & Producer
Charlotte Fedders

Charlotte Fedders

Development & Advocacy Coordinator
Sierra Filucci

Sierra Filucci

Executive Editor, Parenting Content & Distribution
Bill Fitzgerald

Bill Fitzgerald

Director, Privacy Review Programs
Jaime-Alexis Fowler

Jaime-Alexis Fowler

Deputy Director, Common Sense News
Liza Fowler

Liza Fowler

Manager, Membership
Jeff Gabriel

Jeff Gabriel

Chief of Staff
Steve Garton

Steve Garton

Senior Manager, Learning Solutions
Kristen Go

Kristen Go

Editorial Director, Common Sense News
Joanne Gold

Joanne Gold

Senior Director, Development
Steve Goldberg

Steve Goldberg

Senior Video Editor & Director of Photography
Jeff Graham

Jeff Graham

Senior Engineer
Damany Harden

Damany Harden

Director, IT Services
Jeff Haynes

Jeff Haynes

Senior Editor, Web & Video Games
Liz Hegarty

Liz Hegarty

Campaign Specialist, Common Sense Kids Action
Matt Hemmerich

Matt Hemmerich

Video Editor & Distribution Coordinator
Michelle Hernandez

Michelle Hernandez

Communications Specialist
Graham Herrli

Graham Herrli

UX Designer
Tanner Higgin, Ph.D.

Tanner Higgin, Ph.D.

Director, Education Editorial Strategy
Robert Hinrichs

Robert Hinrichs

Senior Engineer
Christine Ho

Christine Ho

CRM Database Manager
Paul Holman-Kursky

Paul Holman-Kursky

Director, Digital Acquisition
Jasmine Hood-Miller

Jasmine Hood-Miller

Regional Communications & Events Manager
Tali Horowitz

Tali Horowitz

Eastern Regional Education Director
Barbara Huth

Barbara Huth

Education Program Manager, Mid-Atlantic D.C. Metro Area
Ariel Fox Johnson

Ariel Fox Johnson

Senior Policy Counsel, Privacy & Consumer Affairs
Grace Jordan

Grace Jordan

Senior Manager, Brand Marketing
Anne-Louise Kardas

Anne-Louise Kardas

Director, Business Development
Aurora Kasten

Aurora Kasten

Development Coordinator
Girard Kelly

Girard Kelly

Privacy Analyst
Bara Kenerson

Bara Kenerson

Partnerships Coordinator
Claude Kientz

Claude Kientz

Donor Database & Communications Coordinator
James Kleven

James Kleven

Director, Talent Management & HR
Liz Kline

Liz Kline

Vice President, Education Programs
Caroline Knorr

Caroline Knorr

Senior Parenting Editor
Jeffrey Knutson

Jeffrey Knutson

Senior Manager, Education Content
Keegan Korf

Keegan Korf

Education Program Manager, Omaha, Nebraska
Elena Krakovsky

Elena Krakovsky

Lead QA Engineer
Merve Lapus

Merve Lapus

Director, School Partnerships
Gordon Lee

Gordon Lee

Salesforce Administrator
Chloe Leng

Chloe Leng

Graphic Designer
Grace Longeway

Grace Longeway

Development Manager, Foundations
Diane Jones Lowrey

Diane Jones Lowrey

Senior Director, Marketing
Cesar Miguel Luna

Cesar Miguel Luna

Manager, HR & Recruitment
Henry Lyford

Henry Lyford

Senior Engineer
Teresa Machado

Teresa Machado

Policy Associate
Emily Major

Emily Major

Project Coordinator, Education Content
Jeff Mao

Jeff Mao

Senior Director, Outreach
Carlos Mariona

Carlos Mariona

Staff Accountant
Regan McMahon

Regan McMahon

Deputy Editor, Books
Kelly Mendoza, Ph.D.

Kelly Mendoza, Ph.D.

Director, Learning & Engagement
Carina Mifuel

Carina Mifuel

Senior Executive Assistant
Andrea Moreno

Andrea Moreno

Latino Marketing Coordinator
Olivia Morgan

Olivia Morgan

Vice President, Strategic Programs
Shari Morgan

Shari Morgan

Office Assistant
Marcus Morris

Marcus Morris

Consultant
Kelly Green Morrison

Kelly Green Morrison

Vice President, Product Development, Education
Jack Murphy

Jack Murphy

Engineer
Jill Murphy

Jill Murphy

Vice President & Editor-in-Chief
Amanda Nojadera

Amanda Nojadera

Marketing Associate
Yaw Odame

Yaw Odame

Senior Engineer
Erin Wilkey Oh

Erin Wilkey Oh

Executive Editor, Education Content
Marquis Olison

Marquis Olison

Deputy Director of Mobilization, Southern California
Jill Orbell

Jill Orbell

Social Media Manager
Beth Pratt

Beth Pratt

Senior Editor, DVD/Streaming
Jenny Pritchett

Jenny Pritchett

Senior Copy Editor
Rebecca Randall

Rebecca Randall

Vice President, Philanthropic Partnerships & Regional Growth
Taryn Rawson

Taryn Rawson

Senior Manager, Education Strategy & Development
Viviana Reveron

Viviana Reveron

Latino Content Coordinator
Ankur Rishi

Ankur Rishi

Senior Engineer
Michael Robb, Ph.D.

Michael Robb, Ph.D.

Director, Research
Allison Rudd

Allison Rudd

Senior Graphic Designer
Cassie Sanborn

Cassie Sanborn

Product Manager
Valrie Sanders

Valrie Sanders

Controller
Ellen Seebold

Ellen Seebold

Director, Social Media & Engagement
Sandra Shim

Sandra Shim

Digital Campaign Coordinator
Susan Skinner

Susan Skinner

Senior Communications Producer
Liana Slater

Liana Slater

New York Regional Director
Lisa Solomon

Lisa Solomon

Los Angeles Regional Manager
Marah Sotelo

Marah Sotelo

Executive Assistant, Office of the President
JR Starrett

JR Starrett

Senior Director, National Advocacy
Audrey Stokes

Audrey Stokes

Product Manager, Education
Jane Strohm

Jane Strohm

Product Manager, Education
Louisa Sullivan

Louisa Sullivan

Education Community Manager
Garrett Therolf

Garrett Therolf

Senior Reporter, Common Sense News
Sue Thotz

Sue Thotz

Education Program Manager, Los Angeles
Jeff Turner

Jeff Turner

Senior Engineer
Frannie Ucciferri

Frannie Ucciferri

Catalog Data Coordinator
Yalda T. Uhls, Ph.D.

Yalda T. Uhls, Ph.D.

Director, Creative Community Partnerships
Alexis Vanni

Alexis Vanni

Senior Manager, Business Development
Danny Wagner

Danny Wagner

Manager, Education STEM Content
Jeff Warrington

Jeff Warrington

Senior Engineer
Danny Weiss

Danny Weiss

Vice President, Federal Policy, and D.C. Regional Director
Buffy Wicks

Buffy Wicks

California Campaign Director
Jordan Lee Willox

Jordan Lee Willox

Senior Motion Graphics Designer & Video Editor
Jenny Zhang

Jenny Zhang

Consultant
Angela Zimmerman

Angela Zimmerman

Manager, Editorial Partnerships
Karen Ziv

Karen Ziv

Senior Engineer