About The Trevor Project

Founders, Board & Staff


Peggy Rajski
Randy Stone (1958–2007)
James Lecesne

Board of Directors

Peggy Rajski—Founder, The Trevor Project

Gina Muñoz—Chair

Michaela Mendelsohn—Co-Vice Chair

Julian Moore—Co-Vice Chair

Mike Dillon—Treasurer

Brian Winterfeldt—Secretary

Michael Norton—Chair Emeritus

Phil Armstrong

Caroline Bird

Orlan Boston

Chris Coffey

Jason Cole

Brian Dorsey

Cliff Hopkins

Meredith Kadlec

Lauren Morelli

Ruben Ramirez

Thomas Sanchez

Amy E. Taylor

Sophie Watts

(View The Trevor Project Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest agreement.)



Phone 310-271-8845

Sam Arpino, M.Ed. Director of People Operations
Chris Bright Director of Public Training
Joanna Calabrese Corporate Development Manager
John Callery Director of Technology
Nty Diakite Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Jen Dihenia Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Danielle Ehsanipour Director of Lifeline
Tracy Ferrell Senior Revenue Manager
Thomas Goldberg Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Rory Gory Digital Marketing Manager
Alyssa Graves Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Amy Green, Ph.D. Director of Research
Allison Hamre, MSW Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Simon Hunter Software Engineer
David Lai Special Projects Manager
Brandon Lingle-Adams People Operations Associate
Charmy Marras Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Gianna Mercaldo Crisis Services Manager of Continuous Improvement
Patricia Noel Crisis Services Lifeline Associate
Thomas Pardee Creative Director
Juno Pinder Crisis Services Lifeline Associate
Gabriella Potter Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Myeshia Price-Feeney, Ph.D. Research Scientist
Nolan Scott Communications and Creative Services Manager
Brian Stiles Senior Operations Manager
Colin Wells Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Dana Witler Major Gifts Officer


Phone 212-695-8650

Whitney Aiona-Foster, LMHC Lifeline Training Coordinator
Jennifer Ball Director of Internal Training
Lena Ballantine Chief Operating Officer
David Barrientos Special Projects Manager
Max Battle Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Adam Callahan Volunteer Coordinator
Brendan Caulfield Executive Assistant to the CEO
Mani Cavalieri TrevorSpace Product Manager
Rachel Chanen Strategic Campaigns Manager
Leigh Checchio General Counsel
Kevin Cheung Data Analyst
Cristina Ciprian-Matthews Chief People Officer
Melanie Corwin Crisis Services Associate of Continuous Improvement
Dot Davies Salesforce Administrator
Tia Dole, Ph.D. Chief Clinical Operations Officer
Sam Dorison Chief of Staff
Melissa Galvin Crisis Services Lifeline Associate
Benji Gellman Special Projects Manager
Vance Graves Strategy Associate
Sam Gold Talent Engagement Manager
Johnny Gonzales Director of Special Events
Katie Green Digital Giving Manager
Josh Hash IT Manager
Devon Holmes Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Nick Hobbs Senior Data Scientist
Elena Hurlbut Crisis Service Digital Supervisor
Anna Iuppa Special Projects Manager
Karoline Katus Major Gifts Officer
Shira Kogan Corporate Development Manager
Samantha Kripitz Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Braden Lay-Michaels Chief Development Officer
Andy McDonald Product Owner
Amit Paley CEO & Executive Director
Muneer Panjwani Head of Corporate Development
Jamese Robinson Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Miranda Rosenblum Volunteer Recruiter
Alex Schemmer Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Alex Shapiro Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Travis Smith Crisis Services Digital Supervisor
Maria Snyder People Operations Services Manager
JB Stark Director of Individual Giving
Brandon Stinchfield  Head of Foundation and Government Grants
Calvin Stowell Chief Growth Officer
Richard Vargas Office Administrator
Kevin Wong Head of Communications
Paloma Woo, LCSW Senior Crisis Services Manager


Phone 202-391-0834

Sam Brinton Head of Advocacy and Government Affairs
Casey Pick, Esq. Senior Fellow for Advocacy and Government Affairs
Jonathan Silberman Senior Marketing Designer/Webmaster