• Arturo Garcia-Costas

    Arturo is currently the New York Community Trust’s program officer for the environment. He is responsible for managing programs focused on national and international environmental issues, New York City, and Central Appalachia.  Before joining the Trust, Arturo worked for New York State, where he focused on environmental justice issues.  In the early 2000s, he ran […]

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  • Shantha Ready Alonso

    Shantha is the Executive Director of Creation Justice Ministries, a Christian organization with a mission to protect, restore, and rightly share God’s creation. Creation Justice Ministries convenes a membership of 38 Christian traditions and through its members, serves approximately 100,000 churches and 45 million people. Before her work at Creation Justice Ministries, Shantha worked with […]

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  • Dan Chu

    Dan joined the Sierra Club Foundation as the new Executive Director in November 2016.  Previously, he was the Senior Director of the Sierra Club’s Our Wild America campaign.  Dan also worked at the National Wildlife Federation and is a returned Peace Corps volunteer, where he lived with Panamanian  farmers practicing sustainable agriculture.  Dan is a […]

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  • Laurel Chun

    Laurel Chun is an Associate Director for Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at The Nature Conservancy. She is responsible for fundraising and creating practical resources for working with indigenous peoples and local communities. She co-facilitates Engaging Across Difference, a two-day workshop to build awareness and dialogue skills, and she was founding co-lead for the Conservancy’s […]

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  • Wayne Hubbard

    Wayne Hubbard, known for his many talents and abilities, has been an outdoor media entrepreneur for more than 25 years. He is the Co-Founder of Urban American Productions, a television multimedia production company providing world class film and television quality content. His production company produces the 4x EMMY nominated, multi award winning outdoor lifestyle TV […]

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  • Rae Wynn Grant

    Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant is a large carnivore ecologist with an expertise in using statistical modeling to investigate the way humans can influence the spatial patterns of carnivore behavior and ecology. She currently studies a small population of American black bear in the western US. She has worked on similar research questions with African lions in […]

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  • Oliver Wells

    Oliver is an Associate at the Raben Group. Before joining The Raben Group, Oliver worked at the Motion Picture Association of America as a member of the Global Policy team, monitoring priority legislation, filings, and trade agreements, and developing advocacy tools and issue briefs on Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Europe for coalition partners, congressional members, and […]

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  • Karen Driscoll

    Karen is a Senior Associate at the Raben Group. Prior to joining the Raben Group, she managed a campaign geared toward improving outcomes for boys and men of color and developed competency in coalition-building, local policy engagement, and leadership development. Karen’s expertise in the school-to-prison pipeline and the need for comprehensive supports in the classroom […]

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  • Jonathan Kent

    Jon Kent is a Director at The Raben Group. He brings a creative approach, political eye, and writer’s touch to his projects, and he gets results.  Soft-spoken and often under the radar,  Jon has an ambitious portfolio of clients and projects which he guides smoothly and creatively to their desired outcomes.  In addition to his […]

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  • Erika West

    Erika is a Director at The Raben Group. She is energized by helping clients build effective strategies. One of her hallmarks is her thorough approach to understanding a client’s history, mission, and positioning within a sector, coalition or even among adversaries, creating a foundation for sound strategy making and meaningful outcomes. She listens carefully and then contributes a perspective […]

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