OUR BOARDS

Soccer Without Borders is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with EIN 20-3786129.
Our Board of Directors serves as the governing body of the organization.

Local and National Advisory Boards support our leadership.

Our governance practices have been accredited by the Better Business Bureau and have a Platinum Level seal on Guidestar (now Candid).

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

Tammy Reder

Board President

Chief Financial Officer

Horizons for Homeless Children 

Boston, MA 

Charlie Bustin

Board Treasurer 

Finance Committee Chair

Partner

Douglas C. Lane & Associates

New York, NY

Martha Saavedra

Board Secretary

Governance Committee Chair 

Associate Director

Center for African Studies, Univ. of California Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

Gillian Cassell-Stiga

Attorney & MPP Candidate

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

Sara Chehrehsa

Attorney

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

San Francisco, CA

Erin Cook

Advancement Committee Chair

Founder

authentic

Portland, OR

Skye DeLano

Past President

Director of Development

KIPP Bay Area Schools

San Francisco, CA

Christopher Grecco

Founder

Element Market Research

Lexington, KY

Benjamin Gucciardi

Founder

Soccer Without Borders

Berkeley, CA

Bio

Ryan Hawke

Past President

Vice President

Under the Influence Productions

Brooklyn, NY

Leila Milani

International Policy Consultant

Futures Without Violence

Washington, DC

Francisco Queiro

Professor of Economics

University of Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal

Michael Sack

Past President

Senior Fellow

Jobs for the Future

Philadelphia, PA

NATIONAL ADVISORY BOARD

 

Calen Carr

On-Air Host

Major League Soccer

Ann Cook

Associate Head Coach

Penn State Women's Soccer

Tim Cross

President

YouthBuild International

Manish Doshi

Partner & CFO

Meeta M. Doshi DDS

Greg Lalas

VP of Content

Major League Soccer

Simon Levett

Retired Accountant
W-League Franchise Owner

Jeff McIntyre

Founder & President

Ruffneck Scarves

Bill Price

President & Founder

Driva Solutions

Lucas Richardson

Teacher

Kent Denver School

Lissette Rodriguez

Managing Director
Blue Meridian Partners

Melissa Roth

VP & General Counsel

Global Rescue

Chris Sonntag

Managing Director

rEvolution

BOSTON ADVISORY BOARD

 

Abdoulaye Balde

Warehouse Manager

Hudson News

Larkin Brown

ELL Specialist

Excel Academy

Julie Giller

Investment Operations Manager

CRICO

Tom Holahan

Investor

General Catalyst

Alanna Hughes

Management Consultant

Deloitte

Touriya Kebass

SWB Parent

Gabrielle Krause

Permanency Hearing Paralegal Department of Children and Families

Saf Momen

Lead Engineer
OM1, Inc

Shalini Patel

Senior Manager

Wayfair

Natasha Qidwai

Software Engineer

TraceLink Inc.

Amanda Tan

Administrative Coordinator

Mass General Hospital

Mercedes Valdes

Water Resources EIT
HDR, Inc.,

Jacoba Van Heugten

Assistant Dean
Alumni Relations & Development

Boston University

Taylor Willey

Speech Pathologist

Thom Anne Sullivan Center

COLORADO ADVISORY BOARD 

 

Neal Dermer

Senior VP & Treasurer 

Liberty Media

Zach Kilimann

Former SWB Staff

Elliott Levett

Analyst
2U

Lisa Taylor

Executive Director
Immigrant & Refugee Center of Northern Colorado

Jasper Verlaan

VP of Sales & Marketing 

Magnolia Hotels

MARYLAND ADVISORY BOARD 

 

Trey Greiser

Board Chair
Business Analyst, 
Baltimore Gas & Electric

Ali Andrzejewski

Founder and Director

More Than Fútbol

Eloise Grose

Assistant Director

The Shriver Center, UMBC

Wodegaber Solomon Habtemariam

ESOL Parent Liaison

Baltimore City Public Schools

Rosina Koehn

Director, Special Projects & Engagement

Boys & Girls Club of Metro Baltimore

Runit Kumar

Analyst

T. Rowe Price

Lindsey Monti

Attorney

Venable LLP

Abhishek Subba

Software Developer
Hartford Mutual Insurance Co

Matthew Warner

ESOL Educational Associate

Baltimore City Public Schools

OAKLAND ADVISORY BOARD 

Spencer Cahill

Product Manager

AirBnB

Andrew Coleman

Co-Founder

LQ Digital

Mara Decker

Asst. Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics 

Univ. of California San Francisco

 

Neha Desai

Director of Immigration

National Center for Youth Law

Yohannes Harish

Professional Soccer Player

Oakland Roots

SWB Oakland Alumnus

Deborah Leland

Chief Credit Officer

Low Income Investment Fund

Marguerite Munoz

Account Executive

Glodow Nead Communications

Drew Williams

Executive Director

Youth Education for Success

Mike Woitalla

Editor

Soccer America

SEATTLE ADVISORY BOARD 

 

Toaha Ahmad

Senior Manager

T-Mobile

Kraig Baker

Partner

 Davis, Wright, Tremaine

Ari Biswas

Machine Learning Scientist

 Amazon

Carlos Enriquez

Community Outreach Director

 Seattle United FC

Chrissy Hilt

Graphic Designer

Georgetown Brewing Company

Ron Krabill

Associate Professor

Univ. of Washington Bothell

Shireen Tabrizi

Project Coordinator

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Teresa Towey

Senior Specialist, CSR

 T-Mobile