Camilo Godoy

Camilo Godoy is a visual artist/activist studying in New York City. He was born in Bogotá, Colombia in 1989 and immigrated to the U.S.A. with his mother in 1999. Currently, he is a fourth year student pursuing a BFA in Photography at Parsons The New School for Design and a BA in Education Studies at……

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Steven Lee and Marje Mellegers

Steven Lee and Marje Mellegers are the co-founders of Wheel Wishers, a nonprofit organization that was established in 2009 that strives to alleviate human, animal and environmental sufferings in the world by helping the public, discover, learn and contribute to solutions to these challenges. As co-founder and Operations Director of Wheel Wishers, Steven has many……

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The Movement Theatre Company

Founded in 2007, The Movement Theatre Company [TMTC] is dedicated to developing new works by artists of color and producing work that highlights both the collective and diverse human experience. Our company is currently under the leadership of David Mendizábal – Artistic Director, Eric Lockley – Executive Director, Deadria Harrington – Administrative Director, Jonathan McCro…

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Scott Birnbaum

Scott Birnbaum is a Project Finance attorney at a major law firm in New York City who dedicates his time out of the office to building and leading the Young Leadership Committee of Seeds of Peace. The Young Leadership Committee (YLC) is an international network of young professionals dedicated to supporting Seeds of Peace in……

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The Human Trafficking Awareness Council

The Human Trafficking Awareness Council is a nonprofit organization based in New York, NY established to spread awareness in the communities on the prevalent issue of human trafficking. The HTA Council investigates reported crimes of trafficking and assists with survivor recovery efforts. The mission of the Human Trafficking Awareness Council is to prevent and ultimately……

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Kavya Shankar

Kavya Shankar is a student at Harvard University studying Economics and Psychology. She believes that education is the great equalizer and thus all individuals deserve to have a lifetime of strong academic experiences. Kavya strives to supplement classic classroom knowledge, improve school practices, and encourage intellectual curiosity through student advocacy, college admissions preparation, and…

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Marketta McPherson

As a native of Newark, NJ Marketta has seen people fall victim to their surroundings, and resolved that she did not want to become a statistic.  She knew that the only way not to become a statistic was through an education.  As a student at Montclair State University, Marketta is currently studying Political Science with……

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Michael Littenberg-Brown

Born and raised in Cambridge, MA, Michael is now living in New York City pursuing a Masters in International Affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). Prior to going back to graduate school, Michael  worked as a regional development fundraiser for Brown University, where he also received his undergraduatedegree in Political……

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Martha Lauer

Martha Lauer is a senior studying Political Science and French at Fordham University. Martha developed a passion for promoting democracy and awareness of social justice issues early on, volunteering with Amnesty International and Oxfam USA. In college, this passion has driven her activism both on and off-campus, as President of Fordham University’s Progressive Students for……

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Khalid Sarsour

Khalid Sarsour is currently a sophomore at the University of Michigan-Dearborn majoring in History with a minor in Philosophy. Khalid has been part of the Young People’s Project since his senior year of high school. The Young People’s Project (YPP) develops students aged 8-22 from traditionally marginalized populations as learners, teachers, leaders, and organizers through……

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Alex Lee

Currently an Intern at The Common Good, Alex’s main project is database work, which includes merging and syncing existing various database lists to Salesforce.com. He is also assisting TCG staff with research, videotaping, photographing and event planning. An enthusiastic, energetic, tireless “people person”, Alex has dedicated much of his life to giving back to the……

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Suzanne Ehlers

Suzanne Ehlers, President & CEO of Population Action International, has worked for the last 15 years to promote women’s health, rights and empowerment across the globe. Suzanne has been with PAI for over seven years, most recently leading the strategic direction of campaigns as Vice President of International Advocacy. Suzanne’s work focused largely on building……

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