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Our Staff

Suzanne PelletierExecutive Director

Viviana BriseñoGraphic Designer


Cameron EllisSenior Geographer & Producer

Mia LiCommunications Intern

Christine HalvorsonProgram Director

Josh LichtensteinProgram Manager


Chipamung ChowdhurySpiritual Leader in Residence

Ishaan PujariIntern

Tom BewickProgram Manager

Wendy PinedaProject Coordinator-Peru


Nolan FerrerIntern

Alexandra ZobelCommunications Manager

Margoth QuispeLegal Advisor & Land Rights Specialist

HANNAH FRICKCommunications intern

Board of Directors

John W. Copeland 
Chair – President, AMG Wealth Partners, LP
S.Todd Crider, Esq.
Vice Chair –  Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Vice Chair, The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice
Brett Odom
Treasurer – Deputy Chief Compliance Officer at Partner Fund Management, L.P.

Lars von Bennigsen
Fabrizio Chiesa
Filmmaker and photographer, Mangusta Productions
Robert Curran
Independent Photographer
Christian Lelong
Senior Commodity Analyst, Goldman Sachs
Veronique Pittman
Trustee,Green Schools Alliance, Global Goods Partners, Leadership Council of Blue Sky Funders Forum, Less Cancer.org, Sustainable Amazon Partnership, Root Capital, & Sustainable Acai Project
Jenny Springer
Director, Equator Group and Chair, IUCN CEESP Theme on Governance, Equity and Rights