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The Leadership Team of Opportunity International

Our Leadership

Opportunity International's leaders use their extensive professional experience to ensure Opportunity achieves its mission of empowering people living in poverty to transform their lives, their children's futures and their communities.

Our Leadership

Opportunity International's leaders use their extensive professional experience to ensure Opportunity achieves its mission of empowering people living in poverty to transform their lives, their children's futures and their communities.

Atul Tandon

As CEO, Atul leads the organization’s efforts to engage American donors, funders, corporations and the public to directly impact…

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Lana Reda

As Chief Philanthropy Officer, Lana Reda expands Opportunity International's fundraising capabilities and results to enable the…

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Dennis Ripley

Dennis Ripley serves as the Chief Program Officer for Opportunity International. In this role, Dennis provides strategic direction…

Randy Kurtz

Randy Kurtz oversees Opportunity’s Finance, Accounting, Investment, Human Resources, IT, and Legal departments and joined Opportunity…

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Marissa Benner

As Senior Director of Program Management, Marissa oversees Opportunity International’s donor-funded programs and projects and…

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Laura DesGranges

Laura DesGranges is the Vice President of Marketing, leading the organization’s multi-channel fundraising campaigns; engaging…

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Camilo Garcia

As Vice President of Strategic Partnerships in Latin America, Camilo García is responsible for leading and overseeing the development…

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Scott Gilmore

As Managing Director of Global Communications, Scott leads the organization’s strategic communication efforts to engage with…

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Simona Haiduc

Simona manages the technical fundraising team that develops relationships and builds business development strategies with strategic…

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Laura Hollis

As Vice President of Human Resources, Laura Hollis is responsible for developing and executing human resources strategies in support…

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Mark Lutz

As Senior Vice President for Global Philanthropy, Mark is responsible for generating resources to empower the hardworking poor…

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Tineyi Mawocha

As Chief Program Officer, Tineyi Mawocha provides leadership and oversight towards the successful implementation of Opportunity…

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Lydia Baldridge Meier

Lydia Baldridge Meier has been with Opportunity International since 2004 in a number of roles. She currently manages the team…

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Mauricio Rincon

Mauricio Rincon leads Opportunity International’s corporate development function. Leveraging his Wall Street and cross-border…

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Erika Rodriguez

As Vice President, Strategic & Financial Planning, Erika works with Opportunity International’s leadership to develop and ensure…

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Greg Roth

Greg serves as Opportunity’s Senior Vice President of Philanthropy, managing a national team of fundraisers responsible for…

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Marge Tomasik

As Senior Vice President, Finance, Marge is responsible for the financial statements of Opportunity International US and Opportunity…

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David Wiegman

As Vice President of International Finance, David works alongside the finance, program management, and knowledge management teams…

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Atul TandonChief Executive Officer
Lana RedaChief Philanthropy Officer
Dennis RipleyChief Program Officer
Randy KurtzChief Operating Officer
Marissa BennerSenior Director, Program Management
Laura DesGrangesVice President of Marketing
Camilo GarciaVice President, Strategic Partnerships, Latin America
Scott GilmoreManaging Director of Global Communications
Simona HaiducSenior Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Laura HollisVice President of Human Resources
Mark LutzSenior Vice President, Global Philanthropy
Tineyi MawochaChief Program Officer and Africa Regional Director
Lydia Baldridge MeierSenior Vice President, Philanthropy Services
Mauricio RinconVice President, Corporate Development
Erika RodriguezVice President, Strategic & Financial Planning
Greg RothSenior Vice President of Philanthropy
Marge TomasikSenior Vice President of Finance
David WiegmanVice President, International Finance

Program Leadership

Opportunity International's leaders use their extensive professional experience to ensure Opportunity achieves its mission of empowering people living in poverty to transform their lives, their children's futures and their communities.

Program Leadership

Opportunity International's leaders use their extensive professional experience to ensure Opportunity achieves its mission of empowering people living in poverty to transform their lives, their children's futures and their communities.

Andrew McCusker

As Head of Education Finance, Andrew oversees Opportunity’s work investing in schools and students around the world, helping…

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Timothy Strong

As Head of Agriculture Finance, Tim manages a diverse portfolio of agriculture finance products and services throughout Africa…

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Rosa Wang

As the Global Director of Digital Financial Services, Rosa oversees strategy, implementation, and partnerships in digital financial…

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Andrew McCuskerHead of Education Finance
Timothy StrongHead of Agriculture Finance
Rosa WangGlobal Director, Digital Financial Services

Board of Directors

      • Katéy Assem
        Chairman, Board of Directors, Opportunity International Savings & Loan, Ghana
      • Viv Benjamin
        CEO, Global & Collective
      • Susan Haigh
        Former President and CEO, Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity
      • John Hart
        Vice Chairman, New York Private Bank & Trust
      • Joel Johnson
        Former President, CEO and Chairman, Hormel Foods Corporation, Inc.
      • Martha "Muffy" MacMillan
        Vice President, Cargill Foundation
      • Dale Patterson
        Former CEO and Chair of the Board, Opportunity International Canada
      • Carol Pelino
        Former Co-Chair, Board of Governors, Opportunity International
      • LeAnn Pedersen Pope, Board Chair
        Former Partner, Burke, Warren, MacKay, & Serritella, P.C.
      • Fred Sasser
        Chairman Emeritus, Sasser Family Holdings, Inc.
      • Atul Tandon
        Chief Executive Officer, Opportunity International
      • Ken Wathome
        Chairman of the Board, NW Realite Ltd., Property One Ltd., Kenya

 

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