Who We Are

ThinkGive is a volunteer-driven organization with people passionate about making kindness actionable and meaningful to young people.

Our mission is to inspire young people to use kindness to engage with their world.


Penny Austen
Executive Director
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Ginger Berman
Director of Development
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Scott Berman
Director of Marketing
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Hannah Brewster
Curriculum Developer
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Lisa Caperna
Director of Outreach
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Anum Iqbal Hashim
Program Coordinator
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Suzi Holmes
Curriculum Developer
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Minna Kim
Program Coordinator
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Rianna Lawrence
Social Media + Film Fellow
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Sean Melia, program coordinator at the ThinkGive Project.
Sean Melia
Lead Curriculum and Content Writer
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Board of Directors

Cato Anderson
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Penny Austen
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Cara Blanchette
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Adam Carberry
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Jennifer Clarke, a director for the board at the ThinkGive Project.
Jennifer Clarke
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Desha Hislop
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Bailey Holman
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Christine Kielar, a director for the board at the ThinkGive Project.
Christine Kielar
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Amanda Nasser
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Cate Waldeck
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Student Advisory Board

Alicia Augustin
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Alex Chayrigues
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Sophie Cherawala
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Audrey Elmes
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Bella Myles
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Tatyianna Pope
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Advisory Board

Amy Bell
School Psychologist, RJ Grey Middle School
Laurence Constable
Co-Managing Partner, Kiplin Capital, LLC
Molly Constable
Co-Founder, ThinkGive
Nicole Dorn
Management and Strategy Consultant
Tara Edelman
Amanda Hickman
Founding Partner, Insight Experience
Mitzi Johnson
Teacher, Kendall School
Rachel Kramer, Ph.D.
Pediatric Psychologist
Stacey Smalley
Director of Leadership Dev, Cohen Camps
Liza Snell
Brand Strategy Consultant
Polly Vanasse
Kim Walker
Director of Admissions and Enrollment, Birches School
Allison Webster
Head of School, Dedham Country Day School

Educator Advisory Council

Jeanne Cannarella
Griswold Elementary School, CT
Peggy Dettlinger
University Liggett School, MI
Shondaray Ducheine
Trinity College of Medicine, Saint Vincent
Tobey Eugenio
Our Sisters' School, MA
Dani Fearon, LMHC
Director of Social and Emotional Support (SES), St. Stephen's Youth Programs
Mimi Gleason
Carlisle Public School, MA
Suzi Holmes
The Meadowbrook School, MA (1997-2021), Private Tutor
Reenie O'Brien King
Scattergood Ethics, PA
George Langdon
Shady Hill School, MA
Susan Lewis
Nashoba Brooks School, MA
Drew Mackay
The Beauvoir School, DC
Kye Mosca
Our Sisters' School, MA
Kara Morton
Salem State University, MA
Jannette Moya
LEAP Innovations, IL
Anna O'Brien
Pleasant Knoll Middle School, SC
Katie O'Brien
Student, Masters in Elementary Education, Lesley University
Linda Rapciak
The Meadowbrook School, MA (retired)
Katelyn Rapoza
Our Sisters' School, MA
Sam Starr
Gildersleeve School, CT
Chaitali Thakar
The Meadowbrook School, MA

Interested in joining our team? We want to hear from you!

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