Staff Directory

President’s Office

Robert Weissman, President (bio)
Margrete Strand Rangnes, Executive Vice President (bio)
Aileen Walsh, Executive Assistant (bio)
Rick Claypool, Research Director, President's Office (@RickClaypool)
Alan Zibel, Research Director, Corporate Presidency Project

Burcu Kilic, Legal and Policy Director, Access to Medicines Program
Steven Knievel, Advocate, Access to Medicines Program
Peter Maybarduk, Director of Access to Medicines Program (@PCMedsAccess)
Zain Rizvi, Law and Policy Researcher, Access to Medicines Program
Aquene Freechild, Co-Director, Democracy Is For People Campaign (bio)
Courtney Fuller, Online Advocacy and Fundraising Associate, Democracy Is For People Campaign (@Democracy4ppl)
Jonah Minkoff-Zern, Co-Director, Democracy Is For People Campaign
Christine Wood, organizer, Democracy Is For People Campaign
Kristen Strader, Campaign Coordinator, Commercial Alert
Madeline Page, Campaign Coordinator


Joe Stoshak, Chief Financial Officer (bio)
Deidra Bolden, Receptionist
Sherry Joseph, Director of Human Resources and Administration
Olalekan Mustapha, Senior Accountant
Casey O'Rourke, Building Manager
Suleyman Pehlivan, Web Developer
Kevin Rice, Property and Facilities Manager
Romaine Roy, Accounting Assistant


Angela Bradbery, Communications Director (email, bio, @citizenangela)
Don Owens, Deputy Communications Director (email)
Rhoda Feng, Editor and Production Manager (email)
David Rosen, Communications Officer on Regulatory Affairs (email, bio, @RegsRock)
Mike Stankiewicz, Press Officer (
Zach Stone, Social Media Associate (email)

Congress Watch

Lisa Gilbert, Vice President of Legislative Affairs (bio, @Lisa_PubCitizen)
Susan Harley, Deputy Director (bio, @Susan_Citizen)
Rachel Curley, Democracy Associate
Shanna Devine, Worker Health and Safety Advocate
Remington Gregg, Counsel for Civil Justice and Consumer Rights (bio)
Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist (bio, @cbholman)
Eagan Kemp, Healthcare Policy Advocate
Matt Kent, Regulatory Policy Associate (email, @Kent_PubCitizen)

Taylor Lincoln, Director of Research (bio)
Pedro Morillas, Campaign Director, Declaration for American Democracy Campaign
Amit Narang, Regulatory Policy Advocate
Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate
Emily Peterson-Cassin, Project Coordinator, Bright Lines Project
Craig Sandler, Program Associate
Mike Tanglis, Senior Researcher
Bret Thompson, Online Director


Gail Beaman, Assistant Director (email)
Amanda Fleming, Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving (email)
Kristen Caruana, Major Gifts and Events Coordinator (email
Zeinab Jedi, Member Service Assistant (email)
Lee McClure, Foundations Relations Manager (email)
Paige Niler, Major Gifts Assistant (email)

Diane Turner, Direct Response Coordinator (email)
Bill Wilson, Member Services Manager (email)


Tyson Slocum, Director, Energy Program (bio, @TysonSlocum)
David Arkush, Managing Director, Climate Program (bio)
Allison Fisher, Outreach Director, Energy Program (bio)

Global Trade Watch

Lori Wallach, Director (bio, @WallachLori)
Matthew Groch, Deputy Director (bio)
JaRel Clay, Social Media and Digital Director (bio@PCGTW)
Ryan Harvey, National Field Director (bio, @ReplaceNAFTA)
Melanie Foley, International Campaigns Director (bio)
Sally King, Digital Program Associate
Morgan Moone, Legislative Assistant/Scheduler

Vilas Pathikonda, Research Director (bio)
Andi Petrovic, Field Organizer (bio)

Health Research Group

Michael Carome, M.D., Director (bio, @CitizenHRG)
Sidney M. Wolfe, M.D., Founder, Senior Adviser (bio)
Azza AbuDagga, Ph.D., Health Services Researcher (bio)
Meena Aladdin, M.S., Ph.D., Health Researcher (bio)
Diane Krauthamer, Web Coordinator
Alan Levine, Volunteer Health Researcher (bio)
Fiona Lynn, Managing Editor (


Allison Zieve, Director (bio)
Micah Bluming, Litigation Fellow (bio)
Michael Kirkpatrick, Attorney (
Paul Alan Levy, Attorney (bio, @PaulAlanLevy)
Patrick Llewellyn, Attorney (bio)
Sarah Lubiner, Office Manager (bio)
Julie Murray, Attorney (
Scott Nelson, Attorney (bio)
Adam Pulver, Attorney (bio)
Adina Rosenbaum, Attorney (bio)
Rylee Sommers-Flanagan, Supreme Court Assistance Project Fellow (bio)
Rebecca Smullin, Attorney (bio)

Texas Office

Adrian Shelley, Director (email)
Briauna Barrera, Organizer (
Michael Coleman, Communications Strategist (

Carol Geiger, Office and Support Manager (email)
Stephanie Thomas, Houston Area Researcher and Community Organizer (email)
Kaiba White, Energy Policy and Outreach Specialist (email)
Tom "Smitty" Smith, Retired - Special Projects (email) (bio)