Staff

Our staff are representative of the constituencies and grantees they serve. We promote gender and race equality inside and outside the foundation.

Colin Greer

President

Heeten Kalan

Senior Program Officer & Director of the Climate Action Fund

Beata Pudelko

Director of Finance & Administration

Noah S. Bernstein

Program Officer & Coordinator of Special Projects

Minnette Coleman

Grants Manager

Bob Dandrew

Director of the Local Economies Project

Mira Zalewska

Finance Associate

Anna Loizeaux

Program Associate

Aleksandra Koziak

Finance Assistant

 

Board Members

New World Foundation leads by example. Our Board is made up of social justice practitioners, past and present grantees, movement thinkers, and leaders.

Kent Wong

Chair

Julia Goodridge

Vice Chair

Peggy Saika

Secretary

Jonathan Glionna

Treasurer

Lisa Abbott

Member

Fred Azcarate

Member

Sofia Campos

Member

Sangeeta Budhiraja

Member

Bill Dempsey

Member

Anthony Thigpenn

Member

Don Hazen

Member

David Harrison

Member

Maria Echaveste

Emeritus

 

Financial Advisors to the Board

The Board’s finance committee includes non-Board members who bring financial expertise to the management of the Foundation’s assets.

Linda Colon

Financial Advisor to the Board

Don Galante

Financial Advisor to the Board