With a dedicated and diverse staff of over 30 people, CIED is well equipped to develop, organize, and implement programs of any size around the world.


Chantal Santelices – Executive Director
Roque Viegas – Director, Finance and Administration
Magda Potocka – Director, English Language Programs
Paul Silva – Director, MEPI Student Leaders Program
Amy Telford – Director, Gateway to Georgetown Programs
Jorge Abeledo – Director, Youth Ambassadors Program

Gateway to Georgetown Programs

Rachel Adams – Program Coordinator

English Language Programs

Toni Hull – Associate Program Director
Abigail Bruhlmann – Manager
Alison Camacho – Manager
Amy Crompton – Manager
Kyle Kaminski – Manager
Lara Neeley – Manager
Katie Subra – Manager
Anna Ciriani-Dean – Coordinator
Rachel Coyne – Coordinator
Kimberley Gamez – Coordinator
Kevin Gilman – Coordinator
Nick Gordon – Coordinator
Lauren Gore – Coordinator
Terrell Hawkins – Coordinator
Laura Leslie – Coordinator
Mallory Matthews – Coordinator
Thaddeus McCleary – IT Projects Developer
Katie Miller – Coordinator
Robert Palisin – Coordinator
Marie Vivienne Pineda – Coordinator
Devon Sealander – Coordinator
Andrew Shannon – Coordinator
Ben Taylor – Coordinator
Thomas Tischler – Coordinator
Marie van Romburgh – Coordinator
Rachel Wang – Coordinator
Kathy Wong – Coordinator

Youth Ambassadors

Patricia Bryan Ramón – Assistant Director
Cristian Desmaras – Program Manager

MEPI Student Leaders Program

Katharine Milbradt – Assistant Director
Esha Bera – Program Coordinator

Finance and Administration

Andrea Heatley – Senior Accountant
Brasilia Figueroa – Grants and Contracts Administrator
Maria Dsouza – Accountant
Jennifer Liang – Accountant
Lucas Thompson – Accountant
Matthew Failor – Accountant Analyst
Susana Quinonez – Administrative Officer
Rachel Adams – Coordinator