GLAAD staff members can be contacted via email at the addresses below. Please see our Contact Us page for more contact information or general inquiries.


Sarah Kate Ellis, President & CEO

Becca Palmer, Executive Office Manager


Rich Ferraro, Chief Communications Officer

Matt Goodman, Associate Director of Communications

Brian Pacheco, Associate Director of Communications, Media Awards


Zeke Stokes, Vice President of Programs

Drew Anderson, Director of News & Rapid Response

John McCourt, Director of Campaigns & External Engagement

Clare Kenny, Strategist, Youth Engagement

Entertainment Media

Megan Townsend, Senior Strategist, Entertainment Media

Global and U.S. South

Ross Murray, Director of Programs, Global and U.S. South

Alexandra Bolles, Senior Strategist, Campaigns & External Engagement

Spanish Language & Latinx Media

Monica Trasandes, Director of Programs, Spanish-Language and Latinx Media

Janet Quezada, Senior Strategist, Spanish-Language & Latinx Media

Transgender Media

Nick Adams, Director of Programs, Transgender Media

Alex Schmider, Senior Strategist, Transgender Media


Tamara Stewart, Executive Vice President, Development

Amhir Hidalgo, Director of Strategic Partnerships & Development

Danielle Simmons, Director of Foundation Relations

Erin Corpuz, Director of Event Marketing & Special Projects

Dondy Marie Moreland, Director of Individual Giving

Justin Rosado, Associate Director of Donor Services

Ricky Carter, Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships & Associate Producer

Marquez Andrews, Manager of Strategic Partnerships

Carrie-Rachel Dean, Events Manager

Priya Patel, Membership Manager - Digital Fundraising

Emily Bergmann, Development Coordinator


Jim Halloran, Chief Digital Officer

Nick Contino, Senior Director of Technology

Brendan Davis, Senior Manager of Digital Communications

Abdool Corlette, Video Production Manager

Morgan Alan, Design & Multimedia Coordinator

Shane Taylor, Junior Front-End Web Developer


Charlotte Wells, Chief Operating Officer

Nicholas Hass, Associate Director of Operations

Jillian Lynch, Operations Coordinator


Arnaldo Ochoa, Senior Bookkeeper