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

Anthony Shallenberger, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO


Rich Ferraro, Chief Communications Officer

Anthony Ramos, Director of Talent Engagement

Matt Goodman, Associate Director of Communications & the GLAAD Media Awards

Alfonso François, Communications Coordinator


Zeke Stokes, Vice President of Programs

Jeremy Blacklow, Director of Entertainment Media

Richie Allen, Administrative Assistant

Campaigns & Public Engagement

Clare Kenny, Director of Youth Engagement

Shane Henise, Campaigns Manager

Janet Quezada, Campaigns Manager

GLAAD Media Institute

Ross Murray, Senior Director, Education & Training

Nick Adams, Director of Transgender Media & Representation

Monica Trasandes, Director of Spanish Language and Latinx Media & Representation

Megan Townsend, Director of Entertainment Research & Analysis

Raina Deerwater, Entertainment Research Assistant

Mackenzie Harte, Coordinator, Education & Training


Tamara Stewart, Executive Vice President, Development

Amhir Hidalgo, Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships

John McCourt, Senior Director of Business Development & Integrated Marketing

Justin Rosado, Associate Director of Donor Services

Ricky Carter, Major Gifts Officer

Carrie-Rachel Dean, Events Manager

Priya Patel, Senior Membership Manager - Digital Fundraising

Michael McKee, Manager of Strategic Partnerships

Mike Wang, Associate Manager of Special Events

Brendan Caulfield, Executive Assistant, Development


Chris Brown, Digital Director

Brendan Davis, Associate Director of Digital Communications

Andy Zwerin, Associate Director of IT

Abdool Corlette, Art Director

Morgan Alan, Design and Multimedia Manager

Shane Taylor, Web Project Manager & Developer


Darra Gordon, Chief Operating Officer

Siobhan Nietzel, Assistant Controller

Hannah Hirschhorn, Operations Coordinator