National Office Staff


MaryLee Allen
Director of Policy

Mamie Berry
Director of Admin and Human Resources

Pamela Branch
Grants and Accounting Associate

Lovie Brock
Receptionist/Human Resources Assistant

Eric Brown
Organizer/Trainer

Jennifer Butler
Database Manager

Janet Canada
Constituent Relations and Database Assistant, CDF Freedom Schools

Emily Caplan
Direct Response Manager

Anourack Chinyavong
Graphic Designer

Lisa Clayton Robinson
Associate Managing Editor

Christine D'Amato
Controller

Shannon Daley-Harris
Religious Affairs Advisor

Yvonne Darpoh
Executive Office Assistant/Internship Coordinator

Benjamin Dawson
WebMaster

Gijs deLeede
Chief Financial Officer

Tai Dixon
National Director of State Offices and Field Operations

Sean Dowdie
Senior Accountant

Marian Edelman
President/Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Hains
Policy Associate

Patti Hassler
Vice President of Communications and Outreach

Richard Hooks Wayman
National Executive Director

LaVeta Hughes
BTO Program Coordinator

Everett Johnson
Donor Data Coordinator

Kathleen King
Deputy Director, Child Health

Jalaya Liles
National Deputy Director of Operations, CDF Freedom Schools

David McClure
Director of Information Technology

Biljana Milenkovic
Manager, Social Media and Video Production

Ashley Moore
Policy Associate/Staff Attorney

Zarrar Mujaddidi
Facilities Manager

Meghan Murphy
Payroll/AP Specialist

Yoonjung Park
Director of Education Research and Analysis, CDF Freedom Schools

Mark Publow
Chief Development Officer

John Robinson
Network Administrator

Sheba Rogers
Director of Detroit CDF Freedom Schools Expansion

Crystal Rucker
Regional Development Officer

Robin Sally
Director of Curriculum and Programs, CDF Freedom Schools

Michele Smith
Special Assistant To the President

Philippa Smithey
Senior Education Grants Specialist

Stefanie Sprow
Deputy Director, Child Welfare and Mental Health

Laura Trevino
Accounting Manager

Lori Washington
Foundation and Corporate Partnership Officer

January Williams
Director of Online Communications and Outreach

Elizabeth Wilson
Benefits Coordinator

Janet Wolf
Director Haley Farm and Nonviolent Organizing

Joseph Worthy
National Coordinator of Youth Leadership Development