Archives: Leadership

JOHANNA BANKSTON

Johanna serves as AFI’s Human Rights Fellow, working as a contributing researcher and lead editor for the organization’s regional reports on artistic freedom.

DANIELA ZANE KAISTH

Daniela Kaisth is Founder and President of Gratias Partners (GP), a philanthropy advisory firm that helps donors to give more effectively and non-profits to develop new initiatives through collaboration and high-impact philanthropy.

SARAH LEAH WHITSON

Sarah Leah Whitson is the Executive Director of Democracy for the Arab World Now (DAWN).

SALIMA POPATIA

Salima Popatia is the Senior Vice President, Global Online MMA Group, overseeing marketing, merchandising and analytic strategies across The Esteé Lauder Companies portfolio of 30 leading prestige beauty brands.

SARA NODJOUMI

Sara Nodjoumi is a film producer and festival programmer. She co-produced and co-directed I Call Myself Persian: Iranians In America, which aired on PBS and premiered at the MoMA Documentary Fortnight.

LORI NESSEL

Lori A. Nessel’s teaching and scholarship focus largely in the areas of immigration and refugee law and policy, international human rights, rule of law, and access to justice.