Our Staff

For general inquiries, please e-mail info@pai.org

Executive Office

Suzanne Ehlers

President and CEO

Carolyn Gibb Vogel

Chief Operating Officer

Mary Panke

Strategic Knowledge Director

Sarah M. Reidy

Director of Information Technology

Hera Arham

Associate, Executive Initiatives & Special Projects

Denis Vargas

IT Associate

Policy and Advocacy

Elisha Dunn-Georgiou

VP of Policy & Advocacy

Jonathan Rucks

Senior Director of Advocacy

Suzanna Dennis Nsabimana

Director of Research

Ariana Childs Graham

Director, Primary Healthcare Initiative

Craig Lasher

Senior Fellow

Wendy Turnbull

Senior Advisor, International Advocacy

Allison Doody

Senior International Advocacy Associate

Rebecca Dennis

Senior Legislative Policy Analyst

Jamie Vernaelde

Senior Research & Policy Analyst

Nellie Mitchell

International Advocacy Associate

Mercedes Mas de Xaxas

Consultant for International Policy and Advocacy

Maria Hernandez

International Advocacy Associate

Lethia Bernard

Research & Policy Analyst

Shilpa Kothari

Project Manager, Latin America and the Caribbean

Nour Nadri

Policy and Advocacy Coordinator

Emily Champlin

Legislative Policy Analyst


Dilly Severin

Director of Communications

Adrienne Lee

Senior Communications Officer

W. Alston Roberts III

Senior Digital Associate

Veronica Voll

Production Manager

Caitlin Mckenna

Communications Coordinator


Teri Blandon

Vice President of External Relations

Sarah Dick

Director of Foundation Relations (On leave until 8/13/18)

Annie Lipsitz

Interim Director of Foundation Relations

Kate Duis

Manager of Donor Relations

Daphney Jean

Foundation Relations Associate


Ray Boyer

Vice President of Finance

Julia Hunt

Director of Finance and Controller

Nelly W. Tshiteya

Accounts Payable Accountant

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PAI works to improve reproductive health services by building political will in the U.S. and internationally for these programs. PAI is a family friendly organization, offering a competitive benefit package.