President and CEO

George W. McCarthy


Office of the President

Anthony Flint, Senior Fellow

Xinrui Shi, Chief of Staff

Ben Starrett, Senior Advisor - Resource Development



Armando Carbonell, Vice President - Programs

Katie Grace Deane, Director - Operations & Learning

Dione Etter, Vice President - Investment and Board Management, Corporate Secretary

Gan Jin, Associate Director - Finance

Scott Kinkade, Director - Technology

Kathryn Lincoln, Board Chair and Chief Investment Officer

Scott McDaniel, Director - Finance

Vinod Parmeshwar, Vice President - HR & Administration

Dennis Robinson, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer


Babbitt Center for Land and Water Policy

​Jim Holway, Director

Paula Randolph, Associate Director​


Center for Community Investment

Kate Dykgraaf, Director - Operations

Robin Hacke, Executive Director

Ascala T. Sisk, Deputy Director

Rebecca Steinitz, Director - Content Creation and Communication


International and Institute-Wide Initiatives

Jenna DeAngelo, Associate Director

Enrique Silva, Director

Ge Vue, Associate Director - Instructional Design


Planning and Urban Form

Amy Cotter, Associate Director - Urban Programs​

Jessie Grogan, Senior Policy Analyst

Heather Hannon, Scenario Planning Manager

James N. Levitt, Director – Programs and Lead, Conservation and Sustainable Land Management


Program on Latin America and the Caribbean

Martim O. Smolka, Senior Fellow and Director


Program on the People’s Republic of China

Zhi Liu, Senior Fellow and Director


Publications and Communications

Maureen Clarke, Vice President - Publications and Communications

Will Jason, Associate Director


Valuation and Taxation

Daphne Kenyon, Fellow - Taxation

Adam Langley, Associate Director - Tax Policy & Data Initiatives

Semida Munteanu, Associate Director - Tax Policy & Global Initiatives

Joan Youngman, Senior Fellow and Chair