Board of Directors and Staff




Antoinette Abboud, Development and Communications Associate
Aeshna Badruzzaman, Education Fund Coordinator
Fayth Centeno, Office and Human Resources Manager
Kim Fischer, Development Liaison, Central Florida
Rowena Hill, Business Affairs Officer
Robert Holcomb, Executive Vice President of Development
Sara Hussaini, Development Associate
Catherine Joseph, Senior Accountant
Leslie Adelson Lewin, Director of International Camp
Kate Lewis, Administrative Assistant
Chara McMichael, Director of Government Relations and Grants
Elisha Meyer, Special Projects and Development Associate
Glenn Pastore, Director of Grounds and Maintenance
Marni Pearce, Database Manager
Yury Shvarts, Accounting Clerk
Tammy Sun, Executive Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Tenika Thompson, Database Associate
Mark Tsigler, Staff Accountant
Timothy Wilson, Special Advisor
Alina Yavorovskaya, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance and Administration
Ashleigh Zimmerman, Advocacy and Alumni Coordinator


Claire Dibsi Ayed, Chief Administrator of Ramallah
Azza El Sherbini, Director of Egyptian Programs
Ariel Huler, Director of Israeli Programs
Mohammed Isleem, Director of Palestinian Programs (Gaza)
Dor Kaidar, Seeds Ambassador for Israel
Eric Kapenga, Editor in Chief, Seeds Publication
Paul Mailhot, Director of Global Programming
Eti Michaeli, Staff Accountant
Daniel Moses, Director of Delegation Leaders Program for Palestine
Ramy Nagy, Seeds Ambassador for Egypt
Eyal Ronder, Managing Director and Chief Administrator of Tel Aviv
Sawsan Samara, Director of Palestinian Programs
Inessa Shishmanyan, Director of Delegation Leaders Program for Israel
Omar Tayeh, Director of Jordanian Programs
Leena Yahia, Staff Accountant
Raya Yusuf, Seeds Ambassador for Palestine


Sajjad Ahmad, Director of Pakistan Programming
Zia Aria, Coordinator of Afghan Programming
Tom Hancock, Director of South/Central Asia Programming
Feruzan Mehta, Director of Indian Programming


T.H. George H. W. Bush
T.H. William Jefferson Clinton
Her Majesty Queen Noor
H.E. Shimon Peres
Dr. Sa'eb Erekat


Joseph Gantz, Executive Committee Chair
C. Michael Spero, General Counsel
Odeh Aburdene
Timothy Attalla
David Avital
Richard Berman, Chairman of the Board
Christine Covey
Alan Ginsburg
Fredric Gould
Helaine Gould
Jeff Gould
Munir Hussein
Allen Hyman
Hani Masri
Eugene Mercy, Jr.
Lindsay Miller
James Orphanides
Sam Samelson, Finance Committee Chair
David Strasser
Sebastian Stubbe
Arn Tellem
Nancy Tellem
Jane Toll
Robert Toll
Michael Wallach

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