Our Team

The people behind Nurture Project International are some of the most passionate and caring men and women who are dedicated to achieving our vision. All of our team members are volunteer and we couldn't achieve the amazing work that we do without them. Do you want to volunteer with our virtual team? Visit our Volunteer In the Virtual Team page to see what positions we are available.



Founder & CEO: Brooke Bauer

External Operations

Greece Response Program
Virtual Logistics Coordinator (Greece): Anastasia Fydanaki
In-Field Volunteer Coordinator: Michelle Woods
Maternal Health Coordinator: Hannah Grice
Logistics Specialist: Stefanos Sidiropoulos

Iraq Response Program
Iraq Project Manager: Laura Kent-Davidson
Operational Coordinator (Dohuk): Rona Adwar Jabaly
In-Field Clinical Coordinator (Dohuk): Jane Drichta

Peer Support Programs
Director of Peer Support: Michelle Pensa Branco
Mobile App Development Manager: Tereza Kaplanova
Peer to Peer Mobile Support Coordinator: Kellie Ramirez

Volunteer Operations
Pre Approval Volunteer Coordinator: Amber Christis
Post Approval Volunteer Coordinator: Catherine Frysol
Field Transition Coordinator: Katie Alvarez
Post Departure Volunteer Coordinator: Mariah Grant
Manager Alumni Relations: Sally Beaumont

Internal Operations

Finance and Resource Development
Director of Finance and Resource Development: Meghan Cutherell
Partnerships Officer: Currently Recruiting
Technical Researcher: Clare Hedlund
Grant Writer: Currently Recruiting

Media and Marketing
Director of Media and Marketing: Vacant
Social Media Manager: Keleigh Kennaway
Social Media Team: Mia Barlow
Social Media Team: Brittany VanMaele
Social Media Team: Susan Greenbank
Newsletter Editor: Hannah Unwin
Website Manager: Will Robinson
Blog Writer: Vacant

People Operations
Office Manager: Kristy Basler
Community Outreach Manager: Sagal Shirdoni
Human Resources Officer: Ronda Martin-Chowdari
Training Coordinator: Hazel Salt