Board of Directors

Phyllis Albritton, Montgomery Country (VA) Floyd Radford NAACP; Blacksburg Presbyterian Church

Diego Benitez, United States Institute of Peace

Silvio Carrillo

Jeanette Charles, Witness for Peace Southwest (WFPSW), Chiapas Support Committee

Marino Córdoba, National Association of Displaced Afro-Colombians (AFRODES); Afro-Colombian National Peace Council (CONPA)

Eunice Escobar (Chair), Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America (CRLN); Afro-Colombian Solidarity Network (ACSN)

Kia Hall, Women’s Studies Research Center of Brandeis University

Jessica Hayssen, Minnesota AFL-CIO

Bette Hoover, Just Peace Circles, Inc.; the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

Paul Magno, Nonviolence International

Maricelly Malave, Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition

Gail Phares, Witness for Peace Southeast (WFPSE)

John Paxton Walsh, Shop Steward, Teamsters 117 (GCC/IBT Local 767M)

Dolores Welty, California Environmental Law Project; Jubilee San Diego


Witness for Peace National Staff

Elise Roberts
National Coordinator
Walker Grooms
Program Support Officer / Staff Services Coordinator

Ken Crowley
Delegations Coordinator

Maggie Ervin
International Programs Coordinator

Paul Magno
Financial Consultant
paul@witnessforpeace.orgKatie Key
Donor Relations / Office Manager

Emily Komp
Delegations Assistant / Research Associate


Witness for Peace International Teams

 Mexico Honduras  Colombia
Saraí Jiménez Ryan Morgan Lisa Taylor
 Dulce Preciado  Bryan Rogers Gilberto Villaseñor
Cat Walker
Lee Schlenker


Witness for Peace Regional Offices

Ron Garcia-Fogarty                                                                                           Elise Roberts
Southeast: NC, SC, WV, VA, KY, TN, MS, AL, GA, AR, LA, FL                  Midwest: ND, SD, MN, WI, NE, KS, MO                                                                 

Lynette Culverhouse, Board Chair                                                                Jeanette Charles
New England: VT, NH, ME, MA, CT, RI                                                              Southwest: AZ, CA, NM                                                                 

Kris Hannigan-Luther                                                                                      For Rocky Mountain, Mid-Atlantic, and Great Lakes
Northwest: WA, OR, ID, MT, AK                                                                        Regions, contact

Witness for Peace Headquarters

1115 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20005

Note: This is a new address as of July 2016

-Phone (operations, donations, finances, some program inquiries): 202-547-6112
-Phone for all delegation inquiries (Chicago office): 202-423-3402
*The specific delegation’s coordinator can also answer questions about that particular delegation.