BES

Meet the Team

Aasimah Navlakhi
Chief Executive Officer
Nicole Shaffer-Thomas
Chief of Staff
Shirley Appleman
Director of Leadership Development
Paul Adler
Senior Director of Follow On Support
Aidin Carey
Senior Director of Leadership Development
Nichole Curtis Cox
Director of Fellowship Recruitment
Jill Dunchick
Senior Director of LENS
Jasmine Fryer
Senior Director of Strategic Growth
Elise Hadley
Director of Data Analytics
Krysten Hartman
Director of Development
Stephanie Hellested
Associate Director of Program Operations
Erline Hertilien
Director of Leadership Development - Governance
Charlotte Jackson
Director of Talent
Steve Khadam-Hir
Director of Leadership Development
Amanda Keller
Associate Director of Fellowship Recruitment
Tim LeBlanc
Associate Director of Technology and Operations
Katy McArthur
Director of Communications
Ashley Miranda
Manager of Talent and Recruitment
Jarvis Nash
Manager of Fellowship Recruitment
Stephanie Patton
Senior Director of the BES Fellowship
Malik Peacock
Manager of Development
Jabari Peddie
Director of Leadership Development
Allison Smith
Associate Director of Internal Operations
Hunter Schimpff
Director of Finance
Krista Pendergast
Director of Program Operations
Erin Walsh-Hagan
Assistant Director of the BES Fellowship
Luke Van de Walle
Senior Director of Leadership Development
Martin West
Board Chair
Elise Balboni
Rebecca Cass
Ed Chang
Hrag Hamalian
Shenita Johnson
Doug Lemov
Margaret Lin
Charles Mitchell