Staff

John Seager, President and CEO

John has been a guest lecturer at more than 50 colleges and has spoken to numerous environmental, religious, and community groups all across the U.S. on the environmental and human costs of rapid population growth. He was appointed to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency by the Clinton Administration and also served as Chief of Staff for U.S. Representative Peter H. Kostmayer (D-PA), a senior member of the House Interior and Foreign Affairs Committee. A veteran of more than 50 political campaigns, John has authored numerous op-eds and articles on various aspects of population growth. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Trinity College in Hartford, CT.
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Population Education

 

Pamela Wasserman
Senior Vice President for Education
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Carol Bliese
Director of Teacher Programs
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Lindsey Bailey
Teacher Training Manager
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Elizabeth Black
Professional Development Coordinator
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Kate Anderson
Education Program Associate
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Isabelle Rios
Education Program Associate
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Ashley Simmons
Education Program Assistant
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Carl Crow
Education Fellow
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Field & Government Relations

 

Brian Dixon
Senior Vice President for Media and Government Relations
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Rebecca Harrington
National Field Director
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Stacie Murphy
Policy Director
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Catherine Cameron
Senior Advisor for International Engagement
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Lauren Salmiery
Field Coordinator
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Lindsay Apperson
Field Organizer
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Communications

 

Lee Polansky
Director of Planning and Strategic Support
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Marian Starkey
Director of Communications
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Marketing & Development

 

Shauna Scherer, MPA, CFRE
Vice President for Marketing and Development
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Call Shauna: 202-974-7730

Nicole Martin
Director of Marketing
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Jennifer Lynaugh
Director of Individual Giving
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Call Jennifer: 202-974-7710

Natalie Widel
Digital Marketing and Development Manager
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Christina Wieand
Marketing Coordinator
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Abigail Lunetta
Development Associate
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Ellen Potts
Development Assistant
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Membership & Administration

 

Maria Orozco-Marquez
Director of Administration and Membership Services, Chief Financial Officer
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Jessica Duarte
Membership Manager
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Vondra Malloy
Membership Assistant
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Maxine Williams
Administration Assistant
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