Our Team


At Boston GreenFest, diversity and inclusion have always been a cornerstone of our organization. Our talented multicultural team includes amazing hardworking individuals from six continents who share a passion for making the world a better place.

Dr. Karen Weber-Salamanca

Executive Director

Sophie Santillan

Marketing and Growth Director

Sharon Passov

Chief Operations Officer

Scott Beaudoin

Executive Communications Director

Sean Somers

Executive Director of ESG Strategies

Kyle Tancrell

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Shimon Warden

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Director

Beverley Spence

Project Management Director

John Gaffigan

Green Technology Director

Brian Braginton-Smith

Smart Cities, Smart Community Director

Ed Koban

Executive Native American Program Director

Juan Aurelio Lopez

Executive Latino Program Director

Amit Dixit

Executive South Asian Program Director

Christopher J. Smith, Esq.

Festival Legal Counsel

Joanna Hadjicostandi

Director of Intersectionality and Social Justice

Franziska Amacher

Architect

Peter Smith

Architect

Bill Brockmeyer

Green Tech Advisor

Robyn Reed

EcoArt Director

Tamara Safford

EcoArt Content Director

Clydia Davenport

Content Creation Advisor

Anselmo Cassiano Alves

EcoYouth Co-Director and Business Summit Advisor

Marlenne Vizcarra

EcoYouth Director and Future Leaders Summit Director

Karishma Jahveri

EcoFashion Director

Angie Brutus

EcoFashion Content Advisor

Consuelo Perez

EcoFashion Designer and Content Advisor

Franchesca Salamanca

EcoFashion Content Advisor

Favour Emem

EcoFashion/Event Management Assistant

Mela Miles

Community Inclusion & EcoFashion Advisor

Nancy B. Smith

Community Engagement Director

Bimal Nepal

Photographer

Donalyn Stephenson

Green Technology Advisor

Edwin Salamanca

Latino Content Advisor

Owen Toney

EcoYouth Advisor - RIP

Jacob Salamanca

Content Creation Advisor

Gloria Carrigg

Music and EcoArt Content Advisor

Marie Firmin

EcoEntrepreneur Content Advisor

La India Promotions

Latin Music Advisors

Ruth Nieves

LULAC Liaison

Marc Older

Content Creation and Transportation Advisor

Pamela St. Aimee

Public/Private School Outreach Coordinator

Van Ajemian

Content Creation Advisor

Virendra Rawat

Director of Academic Partnerships

Alexandra (Alex ) Maillot

Content Creator Advisor

Maxime Maillot

Content Creation Advisor

Sreemoti Mukerjee-Roy

EcoKids Curriculum Advisor

Alex Salamanca

Content Creation Advisor

Silvia de la Sota

Peruvian Community Outreach Director

Maryan Dadle

Event Management Associate

Diana Tran

Event Management Associate

Lindsay Rosenthal

Journalist/Content Creator

Jocelin Mora

Future Leaders Summit Manager

Mikayla Heiss

Journalist/Content Creator

Brenda Segda

Event Management Associate

Cynthia Ma

Music Management Associate

Sara Tahir

Event Management Associate

Ridwan Islam Sifat

Public Relations Associate

Nimangie Weerakoon

Journalist

Avinash Chauhan

Journalist

Natalya Vorobyov

Social Media/Marketing Associate

Richelle Roach

Social Media/Marketing Associate

Olivia Ross

Event Management Associate

Brooke Barnitz

Media Production Associate

Eliza Joczik

Public Relations Associate

Santiago (Santi) Melendez

Public Relations Director

Caroline Dicks

EcoFashion Director

Brayden O'Brien

Public Relations Associate

Rebecca Crosby

Public Relations Associate

Tori Villalba

Public Relations and Business Summit Associate

Alex Fuselier

Journalist/Content Creator

Jacqueline Duncan

Future Leaders Summit Manager

Geoffrey Rosenthal

Music Management Associate

Katrina Tiktinsky

Event Management Associate

Harry Jung

Public Relations Associate

Olyha Dzharyha

Social Media/Marketing Associate

Gemma Howard

Journalist/Content Creator

Cassie Lu

Music Management Associate

Ibrahima Sylla

Event Management Associate

Julie Bouchot

Event Management Associate

Rachel Huffcutt

Social Media/Marketing Associate

Aditi Sharma

Event Management Associate

Maria Gracia Hernando Faustino

Media Production Director

Miku Migita

Media Production Associate

Eva Tavares

Event Management Associate

Juliette De Andrade

Media Production Assistant