Our People

Our leadership teams are responsible for the day-to-day management and strategic vision of Global Voices. To meet our global team of volunteer contributors, click here.

Core Team

    • Executive Director: Ivan Sigal
      ivan AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Managing Director: Georgia Popplewell
      georgiap AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Finance & Administration Director: Maryalice Quinn
      maryalice.quinn AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Advox Director: Nanjala Nyabola
      nanjala DOT nyabola AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Social Design & Technical Lead: Jer Clarke
      jer AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Managing Editor: Filip Noubel
      filip.noubel AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Rising Voices Director: Eduardo Ávila
      eddie AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Lingua Project Manager: Marina Khonina
      marina.khonina AT globalvoices DOT org

Special Projects

    • Translation Services Project Manager: Marianna Breytman
      marianna AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Research Manager, Advox & Coordinating Editor, Civic Media Observatory: Sindhuri Nandhakumar
      sindhuri DOT nandhakumar AT globalvoices DOT org

Newsroom Editors

Editors work with newsroom regional editors and authors to ensure that their writing is factually accurate and accessible to a global audience.

Outreach

      • Social Media Team LeadJuke Carolina
        juke DOT carolina AT globalvoices DOT org
      • Twitter Editor: Asteris Masouras
        asteris DOT masouras AT globalvoices DOT org
    • Twitter Editor: Elizabeth Rivera
      elizabeth DOT rivera AT globalvoices DOT org

Newsroom Regional Editors

Regional editors manage and edit stories from our regional and language-based author teams.

  • Brazil Editor: Fernanda Canofre
    fernanda.canofre AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Caribbean Editor: Janine Mendes-Franco
    janine.mendesfranco AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Central Asia Editor: Zhar Zardykhan
    zhar DOT zardykhan AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Central Europe Editor: Filip Stojanovski
    filip AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Eastern Europe Editor: Roman Shemakov
    roman dot shemakov AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Greece Editor: Veroniki Krikoni
    veroniki DOT krikoni AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Latin America Editor: Melissa Vida
    melissa DOT vida AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Lusophone Africa Editor: Dércio Tsandzana
    dercio.tsandzana AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Middle East and North Africa Editor: Mariam Abuadas
    mariam.adas AT globalvoices DOT org
  • North East Asia Editor & Advox Editor for China: Oiwan Lam
    oiwan DOT l AT globalvoices DOT org
  • South East Asia Editor: Mong Palatino
    mong DOT palatino AT globalvoices DOT org
  • South Asia Editor: Rezwan
    rezwan DOT i AT globalvoices DOT org
  • South Caucasus and Turkey Editor: Arzu Geybullayeva
    arzu DOT geybullayeva AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Sub-Saharan Africa Co-Editor: Njeri Wangari
    njeri.wangari AT globalvoices DOT org
  • Sub-Saharan Africa Co-Editor: Nwachukwu Egbunike
    nwach AT globalvoices DOT org

The Lingua Management Team

Our Lingua Management Team constitutes of volunteer Translation Managers and GV contributors who help in running Lingua. Lingua is where we offer GV in dozens of languages to a worldwide, multilingual audience.

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