Our Team

Sandy Hook Promise is led by several family members whose loved ones were lost at Sandy Hook Elementary School and a talented staff of seasoned professionals.

Our Board

Mark Barden

Co-founder, Managing Director, and Board Director

Family Member whose son, Daniel, was killed on 12.14.12

Nicole Hockley

Co-founder, Managing Director, and Board Director

Family Member whose son, Dylan, was killed on 12.14.12

Jackie Barden

Board Director

Family Member whose son was killed on 12.14.12; Pawling School District, Educator, Pawling, NY

Matt Bennett

Board Vice Chair

Third Way, Co-founder and SVP for Public Affairs, Washington, DC

Joe Cassidy

Board Treasurer

Retired Tax Executive, General Electric Company, Norwalk, CT

Bradley Myles

Board Secretary

Polaris, Former CEO, Washington, DC

Michael A. Nutter

Board Director

Michael A. Nutter Advisors, LLC; Former Mayor, City of Philadelphia

Bill Sherlach

Co-founder and Board Chair

Family Member whose wife was killed on 12.14.12; Morgan Stanley, Vice President – Financial Advisor, Trumbull, CT

Peter Willner, Ed.D.

Board Director

Founder, Integrated Executive Management, Inc., Fairfield, CT

Our Team

Adriana Alcala
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Michelle Anderson
Senior National Operations Manager – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Dawn Andrews
Senior State Project Manager – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Brian Bailey
Assistant Project Manager – Know the Signs
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Evelyn Bailey
Account Manager, SE – Know the Signs
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Terri Bennett
National Grants Director
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Alexis Cancemi
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Gabriela Castro
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Vae Champagne
Program Manager
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Dion Chavis
Training Support Assistant
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Judith Coffey
Promise Leader Coordinator
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Kendra Cordeiro
Revenue & Accounting Analyst
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Dave Conrad
CFO
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Christine Crudo
Executive Assistant
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Justin Cruz
Training Support Assistant & Interim West Region Project Manger
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Jacquelyn Daniels
Accounting Associate
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Manmita Dutta
Prospect Leader
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Darlene Faster
Region Director, NE – Know the Signs
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Bob Flynn
National Program Director
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Blair Freedman
Region Director, SE – Know the Signs
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Paula Fynboh
VP Program Delivery & Sustainability
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Betsy Gell
Director, Major Gifts
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Albany Gonzalez
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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John Greblick
Controller
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Lori Hamula
District Account Manager – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Glen Harvey
Training Support Assistant
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Chelniece Holton
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Ian Hockley
Financial Planning & Analysis Manager
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Sean Hodgson
Crisis Counselor
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Alex Intorcio
Training & Program Manager, NE – Know the Signs
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Asha Kanadia
Development Associate
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Neal Larkin
SSARS Sustainability Manager
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Myra Leuci
State Account Director – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Lauren Alfred Levin
Vice President, Policy and Partnerships
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Mindy Lobb
Operations Assistant
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Sarah Lopez
Events Director (Contract)
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Karen Louie-Joyce
Digital Marketing Manager
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John Lovrich
Grants Officer
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Adam Lucas
Director, Information Technology
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Dawn Lyons
Vice President, Marketing and Programs
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Ceci Maher
Executive Director
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Rachel Masi
R&D Director
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Bijal Mehta
Crisis Center Assistant Manager – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Gladys Mendez
Project Manager, SE – Know the Signs
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Sara Militello
Training Manager, SE – Know the Signs
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Dana Montgomery
National Deputy Director – Know the Signs
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Donna Moxham
Human Resource Generalist
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Penny Muldoon
Digital Director
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Liz Murphy
National Policy Director
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Jessica Neely
Crisis Center Manager – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Erika Newman
Account Manager, West – Know the Signs
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Grayce Niles
Policy Associate
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Kenji Okuma
Crisis Center Director – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Felix Paulino
Crisis Center Counselor
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Dirk Perrefort
In-House Reporter
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Wendy Prophete
Crisis Center Counselor
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Brandon Rainey
Training Manager, West – Know the Signs
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Nalini Ramachandran
National Engagement Manager
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Beatriz A. Ramirez
Senior Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Camyl Robaina
Crisis Counselor
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Jennifer Roberts
AP & Payroll Analyst
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Ilana Israel Samuels
Region Director, West – Know the Signs
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Wendy Seiler
IT Manager
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Jillian Sequeira
Training Manager, NE Region – Know the Signs
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Tara Shepherd
Grant Manager
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Anathea Simpkins
National Deputy Director – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Annie Stephens
Account Manager, NE – Know the Signs
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Sara Sykes
Vice President, Development & Strategic Partnerships
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Mark Tanis
Crisis Center Counselor – Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
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Aimee Thunberg
Communications Director
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Jeff Tousignant
Data Specialist – Know the Signs
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Jennifer Upton
Senior Grants Manager
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Aurora Vasquez
State Policy Director
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Jim Wise
SAVE Promise Club Assistant Project Manager
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Marykay Wishneski
Project Manager, NE – Know the Signs
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Carol Wolf
Director, Events & Strategic Partnerships
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Carleen Wray
SAVE Promise Club Director
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National Youth Advisory Board

Arriana Gross
Jared’s Heart of Success, Georgia
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Lena Kalandjian
North Broward Preparatory School, Florida
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Cheyanne Kochan
Swansboro High School, North Carolina
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Dyuthi Kumar
California High School, California
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Andrew Landsaw
Cutler Bay Senior High School, Florida
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Amber McCormack
Mukwonago High School, Wisconsin
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Aashi Mittal
Del Norte High School, California
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Jyothi Rajagopal
Elkins High School, Texas
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Teresa Skripek
Biloxi High School, Mississippi
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Hanadie Tulemat
Amos Alonzo Stagg High School, Illinois
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Where to Next?

About Us

By uniting people who value protecting children to take meaningful actions, we will stop the tragic loss of life.

Our Impact

Commited to driving change to protect children, measuring our effectiveness to learn and celebrate our shared success.

Our Advocacy

Through our sister organization, Sandy Hook Promise Action Fund, you can help change policy to enact common sense reforms