Staff Leadership

Executive Team

Evelyn Diaz

Evelyn J. Diaz
Heartland Alliance

Surita Sandosham
Executive Director
Heartland Alliance International


Global Learning

Program Development

Emily Ardell
Director, Program Quality

Liz Drew
Director, Program Development

Marie de Cenival
Technical Advisor, Gender & Human Rights

Kim Beers
Associate Director, Program Development

Christy Fujio
Technical Advisor, Access to Justice

Michael Castellano
Associate Director, Strategic Partnerships

Clinton Trout
Technical Advisor, HIV/AIDS

Jaye Stapleton
Associate Director, Research and M&E


External Relations

Samantha Levin
Associate Director, Operations
Kelly Spence
Director, External Relations

Sasha Doyle-Weiss

Associate Director, Development

Regional Programs

Latin American and the Caribbean

Middle East and North Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa

Molly Castillo-Keefe
Regional Director, Latin American & the Caribbean
Scott Portman
Regional Director, Middle East & North Africa
Marie de Cenival
Acting Regional Director,
Sub-Saharan Africa
Patricia Bordier-Morteo
Acting Country Director, Colombia
Andrea Garces
Associate Director, Middle East & North Africa

Carolina Ramazzina
Associate Director, Middle East & North Africa

Letizia Cuozzo

Country Director, Dominican Republic
Salah Barzngy
Country Director, Iraq
Venance Kouakou
Country Director, Côte d’Ivoire

Cairo Arévalo 

Acting Country Director, Mexico
Bartholomew Ochonye
Country Director, Nigeria

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