OUR STAFF

  • Yajaira Adorno

    Director, Talent & Culture

    Yajaira Adorno joins Generation Citizen with twenty years of non-profit experience in many capacities. She recently [..]

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  • Amy Ali

    Staff Accountant

    I got my start working in an educational setting at The City College of New York, where I worked in fitness and IT. [..]

    aali@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Khin Mai Aung

    Executive Director, New York

    Khin Mai Aung has practiced civil rights, immigrant rights, and education law for over 20 years, and brings to [..]

    kaung@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Frances Black

    Manager, Program

    Frances has spent the last six years abroad, as both a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Upper West region of Ghana and [..]

    fblack@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Megan Brandon

    Director, Program

    Megan came to Generation Citizen in 2018 straight out of the classroom, having taught 9th grade Social Studies at [..]

    mbrandon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Hana Carey

    Manager, Program

    Hana Carey has worked in education for eight years, and is passionate about elevating young voices. Prior to [..]

    hcarey@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Elizabeth Clay Roy

    Chief Executive Officer

    Elizabeth Clay Roy is a lifelong leader of civic engagement and social change initiatives, and the new Chief [..]

    eclayroy@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Chuck Corra

    Associate Director, Coalitions

    Chuck is a native Appalachian who spent the first 22 years of his life in West Virginia. Before joining Generation [..]

    ccorra@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Amy Curran

    She/her
    Executive Director, Oklahoma

    Amy joined Generation Citizen in 2016 in furtherance of her professional and personal passion for empowering youth [..]

    acurran@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Arian Davis

    Manager, Program

    Arian comes to Generation Citizen after years of working with under-resourced and vulnerable communities, from [..]

    adavis@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Carra Fraker

    Senior Manager, Program

    Carra has always understood education to be a vehicle for social justice, and she is thrilled to apply that [..]

    cfraker@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Amy French

    She/her
    Sr. Manager, Grants

    Amy joins the Generation Citizen team with over five years’ experience working for education and youth-development [..]

    afrench@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dairanys Grullon-Virgil

    Manager, Alumni & Youth Voice

    Dairanys Grullon-Virgil is from the Dominican Republic who came to New York at the age of 13 years old. She is [..]

    dgrullonvirgil@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Daniela Hernandez

    She/her
    Manager, Program

    Daniela Hernandez first came to Generation Citizen as a Democracy Coach and Chapter Director for the St. [..]

    dhernandez@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dana Inez

    Associate Director, Operations

    In her role as Associate Director, Operations, Dana leads human resources operations, information technology & [..]

    dinez@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Arielle Jennings

    She/her
    Executive Director, New England

    Arielle Jennings has worked for over fifteen years leading and supporting mission-driven education and civic [..]

    ajennings@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Julia Love

    Chief Development Officer

    Julia Love is Chief Development Officer at Generation Citizen. She leads fundraising and communications efforts for [..]

    jlove@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Juanita Montes de Oca

    Senior Manager, Curriculum

    Juanita joined the Generation Citizen staff in 2017 after teaching Social Studies for five years. She also taught [..]

    jmontesdeoca@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dylan Morrissey

    Manager, Special Projects

    Dylan Morrissey is the Manager, Special Projects at Generation Citizen. He serves as a “right hand” to the CEO, [..]

    dmorrissey@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Carolyn O’Neil

    Director, Program

    Carolyn O’Neil believes in the power of civics education to create a nation of engaged and united citizens. [..]

    coneil@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Kristina Pires

    Director, Program

    Kristina is a licensed social worker in Rhode Island with over seven years of nonprofit and youth development [..]

    kpires@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Darcy Richie

    Chief Program & Impact Officer

    Darcy has spent her career at the intersection of education, activism and youth development.  Darcy has spent the [..]

    drichie@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Allysha Roth

    Manager, Program

    From her own educational experiences, Allysha knows that teachers who foster self-awareness, self-reflection and [..]

    aroth@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Josh Solomon

    Chief Operating Officer

    Josh has over 15 years of nonprofit management experience working with national education and youth development [..]

    jsolomon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Shaneeza Sudeen

    Director, Finance

    Shaneeza serves as Generation Citizen’s Director, Finance, where she works on the financial goals of the [..]

    ssudeen@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Destiny Warrior

    She/her
    Manager, Program

    dwarrior@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Andrew Wilkes

    Chief Policy & Advocacy Officer

    Andrew Wilkes serves as Generation Citizen’s Chief Policy & Advocacy Officer, where he leads GC’s thought [..]

    awilkes@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Jessica Wise

    Manager, Program

    Jessica was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She lived in North Carolina for undergraduate school, where she [..]

    jwise@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • John TrasviÑa

    Senior Advisor, California

    John Trasviña has devoted his professional and personal life to public and community service in California and [..]

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  • Megan Brandon

    Director, Program

    Megan came to Generation Citizen in 2018 straight out of the classroom, having taught 9th grade Social Studies at [..]

    mbrandon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Megan Brandon

    Director, Program

    Megan came to Generation Citizen in 2018 straight out of the classroom, having taught 9th grade Social Studies at [..]

    mbrandon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Daniela Hernandez

    She/her
    Manager, Program

    Daniela Hernandez first came to Generation Citizen as a Democracy Coach and Chapter Director for the St. [..]

    dhernandez@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Carra Fraker

    Senior Manager, Program

    Carra has always understood education to be a vehicle for social justice, and she is thrilled to apply that [..]

    cfraker@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Arielle Jennings

    She/her
    Executive Director, New England

    Arielle Jennings has worked for over fifteen years leading and supporting mission-driven education and civic [..]

    ajennings@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Kristina Pires

    Director, Program

    Kristina is a licensed social worker in Rhode Island with over seven years of nonprofit and youth development [..]

    kpires@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Allysha Roth

    Manager, Program

    From her own educational experiences, Allysha knows that teachers who foster self-awareness, self-reflection and [..]

    aroth@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Khin Mai Aung

    Executive Director, New York

    Khin Mai Aung has practiced civil rights, immigrant rights, and education law for over 20 years, and brings to [..]

    kaung@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Frances Black

    Manager, Program

    Frances has spent the last six years abroad, as both a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Upper West region of Ghana and [..]

    fblack@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Hana Carey

    Manager, Program

    Hana Carey has worked in education for eight years, and is passionate about elevating young voices. Prior to [..]

    hcarey@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Carolyn O’Neil

    Director, Program

    Carolyn O’Neil believes in the power of civics education to create a nation of engaged and united citizens. [..]

    coneil@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Jessica Wise

    Manager, Program

    Jessica was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She lived in North Carolina for undergraduate school, where she [..]

    jwise@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Yajaira Adorno

    Director, Talent & Culture

    Yajaira Adorno joins Generation Citizen with twenty years of non-profit experience in many capacities. She recently [..]

    yadorno@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Amy Ali

    Staff Accountant

    I got my start working in an educational setting at The City College of New York, where I worked in fitness and IT. [..]

    aali@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Megan Brandon

    Director, Program

    Megan came to Generation Citizen in 2018 straight out of the classroom, having taught 9th grade Social Studies at [..]

    mbrandon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Elizabeth Clay Roy

    Chief Executive Officer

    Elizabeth Clay Roy is a lifelong leader of civic engagement and social change initiatives, and the new Chief [..]

    eclayroy@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Chuck Corra

    Associate Director, Coalitions

    Chuck is a native Appalachian who spent the first 22 years of his life in West Virginia. Before joining Generation [..]

    ccorra@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Amy French

    She/her
    Sr. Manager, Grants

    Amy joins the Generation Citizen team with over five years’ experience working for education and youth-development [..]

    afrench@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dairanys Grullon-Virgil

    Manager, Alumni & Youth Voice

    Dairanys Grullon-Virgil is from the Dominican Republic who came to New York at the age of 13 years old. She is [..]

    dgrullonvirgil@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dana Inez

    Associate Director, Operations

    In her role as Associate Director, Operations, Dana leads human resources operations, information technology & [..]

    dinez@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Julia Love

    Chief Development Officer

    Julia Love is Chief Development Officer at Generation Citizen. She leads fundraising and communications efforts for [..]

    jlove@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Juanita Montes de Oca

    Senior Manager, Curriculum

    Juanita joined the Generation Citizen staff in 2017 after teaching Social Studies for five years. She also taught [..]

    jmontesdeoca@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Dylan Morrissey

    Manager, Special Projects

    Dylan Morrissey is the Manager, Special Projects at Generation Citizen. He serves as a “right hand” to the CEO, [..]

    dmorrissey@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Darcy Richie

    Chief Program & Impact Officer

    Darcy has spent her career at the intersection of education, activism and youth development.  Darcy has spent the [..]

    drichie@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Josh Solomon

    Chief Operating Officer

    Josh has over 15 years of nonprofit management experience working with national education and youth development [..]

    jsolomon@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Shaneeza Sudeen

    Director, Finance

    Shaneeza serves as Generation Citizen’s Director, Finance, where she works on the financial goals of the [..]

    ssudeen@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Andrew Wilkes

    Chief Policy & Advocacy Officer

    Andrew Wilkes serves as Generation Citizen’s Chief Policy & Advocacy Officer, where he leads GC’s thought [..]

    awilkes@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Amy Curran

    She/her
    Executive Director, Oklahoma

    Amy joined Generation Citizen in 2016 in furtherance of her professional and personal passion for empowering youth [..]

    acurran@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Arian Davis

    Manager, Program

    Arian comes to Generation Citizen after years of working with under-resourced and vulnerable communities, from [..]

    adavis@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >
  • Destiny Warrior

    She/her
    Manager, Program

    dwarrior@generationcitizen.orgFull Bio >