Board & Staff
Pathfinder is fortunate to have an incredibly dedicated board, a strong executive team, and wonderfully talented staff. We invite you to visit their profiles for more information:
Sharon Allison joined the board in 1998. She is the former president of the board of International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region and member of the Governing Council of International Planned Parenthood Federation.
Richard Berkowitz, board chair, is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Director of the Residency Program and Quality Improvement in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the Columbia University Medical Center.
Dr. Michael Berman is a member of Pathfinder International's Board of Directors and President and CEO of the Michael A. Berman Group, Inc., a healthcare consulting firm.
Kathy Bonk is co-founder, president and executive director of the Communications Consortium Media Center in Washington, D.C. She joined Pathfinder's board in 2014.
Tim Brown, now retired, was a strategic management consultant and founder of Solutions Management. He joined Pathfinder's board in 2014.
Deborah De Witt joined Pathfinder's board in 2015.
Jessie J. Druga is a founding member of Young Advocates for Pathfinder in New York City and served as the group's co-chair from 2010-2014. She joined the board in 2014.
Walter Gamble is a retired pediatric cardiologist who was on the staff of Children's Hospital Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, for 32 years.
Larrine Holbrooke is a member of Pathfinder International's Board of Directors.
Judy Kahrl is a longtime supporter of Pathfinder's work around the world.
Edward Kaplan, a graduate of Columbia College and Vanderbilt University Law School, joined Pathfinder International's board in 2004. Mr. Kaplan worked at Armstrong Allen, PLLC, in Memphis, Tennessee from 1965 until he retired in 2006.
Elizabeth Maguire joined Pathfinder's board in 2016.
Florence Manguyu is a consultant pediatrician in clinical practice in Nairobi, Kenya. She joined Pathfinder International's board in 1995.
Bonnie New joined Pathfinder's board in 2015.
Thoraya Ahmed Obaid is a member of Pathfinder International's Board of Directors.
Prakash Shah was the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Iraq. Mr. Shah joined Pathfinder International's board in 1997.
Ronda Stryker's philanthropic interests are focused on the empowerment of women and support of non-traditional student enhancement programs at colleges and universities. She joined Pathfinder International's board in 2009.
Ann Svensén is the Secretary General in Individuell Människohjälp, a Swedish 75 year old development organization, with operations in 12 countries.
Since the early 1970s, Mr. Swift has been an advocate for women's right to choose and a strong supporter of Planned Parenthood. He supports several family foundations and joined Pathfinder International's board in 1999.
Ralph Tate, the board's finance chair, currently manages investment portfolios for high net worth individuals at Norwottuck View Investment Management, LLC. He joined Pathfinder's board in 2009.
Bill Tate joined the board in 2015.
June Tatelman has been involved in family planning and health education for many years, having been a counselor for Planned Parenthood of Massachusetts and Preterm of Massachusetts among others. She joined the Pathfinder board in 2008.
Roslyn Watson, Vice Chair of the board, is the President and Founder of Watson Ventures. She joined the board in 2009.
Mohamed Ahmed Abou Nar is Pathfinder's Country Representative in Egypt and Senior Program Director.
Tauseef Ahmed is Pathfinder's Senior Technical Advisor in Pakistan.
Sono Aibe is Pathfinder International's Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives.
Halida Akhter is Pathfinder's Bangladesh Country Representative and Chief of Party for the NGO Health Service Delivery Project.
Mengistu Asnake is Pathfinder International's Country Representative in Ethiopia.
Claire B. Cole is Pathfinder International's Technical Advisor for Program Learning.
Rita Badiani is the Director of Pathfinder's Evidence to Action Project.
Marcos Benedetti is Pathfinder's Technical Advisor for Sexual Health and Rights.
Regina Duarte Benevides de Barros is Pathfinder International's Senior Youth Advisor for the USAID-funded Evidence to Action Project.
Jodi DiProfio is a Director of Program Operations for Pathfinder International.
Maggie Farrand is Pathfinder's Senior Officer of Digital Media.
Colleen is Pathfinder's Senior Communications Officer.
Mahua Heath is a Major Gifts Officer for Pathfinder.
Rebecca Herman is a Program Development Officer at Pathfinder International.
Cara Honzak is Pathfinder International's Senior Technical Advisor for Population, Health, and Environment.
Farouk Muhammad Jega is Pathfinder's Country Representative in Nigeria.
Roudy Jeune is Pathfinder International's mHealth Advisor in Haiti's southern region.
Mathew Joseph is Pathfinder's Country Representative in India.
Kiki Kalkstein is Pathfinder's Senior Policy Analyst.
Worknesh is Pathfinder's Senior Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Advisor in Ethiopia.
Mustafa G. Kudrati is Pathfinder International's Country Representative in Tanzania.
Sophia Ladha is Pathfinder International's Country Representative in South Africa.
Sarah Lance is a program officer, supporting Pathfinder’s sexual and reproductive health programs in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan.
Candace Lew is Pathfinder International’s Senior Technical Advisor for Contraception.
Camille Collins Lovell is Pathfinder International's Technical Advisor for Community Engagement.
Mohammad Murtala Mai is the Director of Field Support for the Evidence to Action Project and Senior Program Director at Pathfinder.
Justin Maly is Pathfinder's Technical Advisor for mHealth.
Cheryl Margoluis is Pathfinder International's Senior Technical Advisor for Population, Health, and Environment.
Marie-Claude Mbuyi is Pathfinder's Technical Director for Reproductive, Maternal, and Newborn Health in the DRC.
Eileen Mokaya is Pathfinder's Country Representative in Kenya and Uganda.
Julia is Pathfinder's Technical Advisor for Capacity Building.
Olivia Moseley is Pathfinder's Technical Advisor for Instructional Design.
Alden Nouga is Pathfinder International's Director of Institutional Giving.
Julio Pacca is Director of Pathfinder's Technical Services Unit.
Joseph Petraglia is Pathfinder International's Senior Technical Advisor for Behavior Change.
Minal Rahimtoola is Pathfinder International's Technical Advisor for Health System Strengthening.
Miguel Gutierrez Ramos is Pathfinder International's Country Representative in Peru.
Stephen Redding is Pathfinder’s Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives.
Dr. Habeeb Salami is Pathfinder Nigeria's Family Planning & Reproductive Health Project Manager.
Callie Simon is Pathfinder International's Senior Technical Advisor for Applied Learning in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights.
Mahesh is Pathfinder's Director of Programs in India.
Kate Stookey is Pathfinder's Director of Global Communications.
Linda Suttenfield is Pathfinder's Senior Manager of Global Communications.
Dorah A. Taranta is a Project Manager for Pathfinder in Uganda.
Reshma Trasi is Pathfinder's Director of Research and Metrics.
Luc Vander Veken is the Deputy Chief of Party for the Integrated Family Planning Program in Mozambique.
Maren Vespia is Pathfinder's Content Manager.
Kimberly Waller is the Director of New Business Development at Pathfinder International.
Jennifer is Pathfinder's Director of Development.
Nina Yengo is Pathfinder Mozambique's Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Officer.