Yolanda Coentro
President & Chief Executive Officer

Jenn Bender
Chief Operating Officer

Aviva Argote
Faculty Director

Audrey Gillis
Development Director

Presceia Cooper
Director of Community Engagement

Joelle Chamberland
Program and Operations Manager

Board of Directors

Yolanda Coentro
President and CEO, Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Tom Bendheim
Founder and CEO, b7 Properties

Josh Chalmers
CEO, Earth2, LLC

Barry Dym
Founder and former CEO, Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Matt Epstein
Director and Co-Chair, Goulston & Storrs, Retail, Restaurant & Consumer Group

Pat Gray
Nonprofit Consultant and Coach

Marcia Hertz
Marketing and Communications Professional

Allan Huntley
Founder and CEO, 501Partners

Justin Kang
Director of Social Innovation, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and Executive Director, City Awake

Pat McSweeney
Independent Human Resources and Development Consultant

Nina Nicolosi
Independent HR and Culture Strategy Consultant

Kathy Plazak
President, Plazak Associates

Mark Rosen
Chair, Co-Founder and Advisory Director, Charlesbank Capital Partners

David Shapiro


Community Fellows Program Faculty

Aviva Argote
Faculty Director, Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Chrismaldi Vasquez
Executive Director, Family Independence Initiative

Management Seminar Faculty

Bill Allen 
Adjunct Lecturer, International and Public Affairs, Brown University

Aviva Argote
Faculty Director, Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Bob Giannino 
Chief Executive Officer, uAspire

David Howse
Associate Vice President & Executive Director, ArtsEmerson, Emerson College

Shaheer Mustafa
President & CEO, Dare Family Services Inc.

Practice Seminar Faculty

Bill Allen
Adjunct Lecturer, International and Public Affairs, Brown University

Jenn Bender
Chief Operating Officer, Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Richard Brothers
Independent Consultant

Selvin Chambers
Executive Director, Root NS, Inc.

Yi-Chin Chen
Executive Director, Friends of the Children, Boston

Anna Cano-Morales
Associate Vice President for Community, Equity, and Diversity, Rhode Island College

Charmane Higgins
Executive Director, STRIVE and Vice President for Employment and Vocational Services, Justice Resource Institute

Dan Holin
Director of Special Projects, UTEC

Pat Kirby
Vice President of the National Network, Citizen Schools

James Lehane
Independent Consultant

Sandra McCroom
President & CEO, Children’s Services of Roxbury

Heather McMann
Executive Director, Groundwork Lawrence

Robin Vann Ricca
Vice President, Organizational Development & Human Resources, Road Scholar

Linda Sopheap Sou
Senior Director of Strategy and Innovation, Lowell Community Health Center

Tammy Tai
Independent Consultant

Isa Woldeguiorguis
Executive Director, The Center for Hope and Healing