Our Team

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Robert Acton
Principal & Founder

Primary Cause: Nonprofit Capacity Building

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Alexandra Hallock
Senior Director, BoardLead Innovation and Expansion

Primary Cause: Human Rights

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Whitley Richards
Director, BoardLead and Governance Consultant

Primary Cause: Ending Intimate Partner Violence

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Erin Pierson
Director, Strategic Growth

Primary Cause: Supporting Community Arts and Culture

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Conor Doyle
Senior Software Developer

Primary Cause: Youth Sports and Fitness

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Erin M. Connell
Senior Program Manager

Primary Causes: Human rights and Homelessness

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Gaby Bianchi
Program Associate

Primary Causes: Empowering Youth & Education Access

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Nick Boyle
Program Associate

Primary Causes: Environmental Conservation & Wilderness Protection

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Erica Cheung
Program Associate

Primary Cause: Environmental Conservation

Emma-Tei Kyono
Consultant

Primary Causes: Sustainability through resource conservation and animal rescues

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Temitope Olotin
Developer

Primary Causes: Poverty & Hunger

Kat Malek-Hood
Consultant

Primary Causes: Sustainability and Social Justice

Ashfaq Khan
 BoardLead Program Specialist

Primary Causes: Gender equality and creating inclusive cities

 Adam Laughter
 BoardLead Program Specialist

Primary Causes: Clean Water Access and Refugee Aid

Cristina Lobo-Guerrero
BoardLead Program Specialist

Primary Causes: Sustainability, Conservation and Social Justice

 Tracy Luckow
BoardLead Program Specialist

Primary Cause: Ending Hunger

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Jamie Gardner
BoardLead Trainer, West Coast

Primary Cause: Cross Sector Leadership

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Michael Davidson
BoardLead Trainer, East Coast

Primary Cause: Nonprofit Goverance

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Laura Zumdahl
BoardLead Trainer, Midwest

Primary Cause: Supporting New Mothers

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Parrish McLaughlin
Executive Assistant

Primary Cause: Pancreatic Cancer Research

Graduate Intern Alumni

We have been privileged to work with outstanding professionals who have each left their mark on Cause Strategy Partners and we are thankful for them.

Alex Black, MPA, Associate Intern 2019

Chaoyi Xiong, Equity Analyst, Healthcare Sector, Shenwan Hongyuan Securities

Connie Meltzer, MBA Candidate, NYU Stern; Student Consultant, Center for Public Research and Leadership

Jessica Riegel, MPA, Co-Founder, Motivote

Joyce Chiao, Strategy Associate, Office of the Executive VP, New York City Transit

Kristen Forster, MBA, HR and Operations, NFL

Megan E Jackson, Digital Strategist, Center for Popular Democracy

Meryl Friedman, MPA, Senior Program Manager, OneJustice

Nasiba Chowdhury, Student, Columbia University

Royce Nitta, MPA, Provider Success Manager, Covera Health

Runmeng Wang, Analyst, Yunfeng Financial Group

Sheba Rivera, Senior Associate, Third Sector Capital Partners, Inc.

Yunong Zheng, MPA, NYU Wagner

Patrick Koslecki, MPA Candidate, Colin Powell School for Civic and Social Leadership

Chiweta Rozaline Uzoka, MPA, NYU Wagner

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