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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.

Team

Amy Anderson
Program Director
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Penny Austen, Executive Director and co-founder at the ThinkGive Project.
Penny Austen
Executive Director
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Scott Berman
Director of Marketing
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Lisa Caperna
Director of Outreach
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Christine Casalini
Director of Development
Anum Iqbal Hashim
Program Coordinator
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Sean Melia, program coordinator at the ThinkGive Project.
Sean Melia
Program Manager
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Board of Directors

Cato Anderson
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Penny Austen, Executive Director and co-founder at the ThinkGive Project.
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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Emily Denault
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Desha Hislop
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Christine Kielar, a director for the board at the ThinkGive Project.
Christine Kielar
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Kimone Simpson
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Cate Waldeck
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Junior Advisory Board

Julie Destine
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Alex Giles
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Cherry Goldszmidt
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Shoshi Gordan
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Sophie Lewis
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Chalyssa Robinson
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Julia Williams
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Advisory Board

Amy Bell
School Psychologist, RJ Grey Middle School
Justin Cameron
Principal, Concord Middle School
Laurence Constable
Co-Managing Partner, Kiplin Capital, LLC
Molly Constable
Co-Founder, ThinkGive
Jen Cort
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, + Justice Consultant
Nicole Dorn
Management and Strategy Consultant
Tara Edelman
Consultant
Rachel Kramer, Ph.D.
Pediatric Psychologist
Stacey Smalley
Director of Leadership Dev, Cohen Camps
Liza Snell
Brand Strategy Consultant
Polly Vanasse
Teacher
Kim Walker
Director of Faculty Support and Professional Development, Shady Hill School
Allison Webster
Head of School, Dedham Country Day School

Teacher Advisors

Phyllis Buckley
St. Andrew’s School, RI
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
Mimi Gleason
Carlisle Public School, MA
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
Katie Mosca
Our Sisters' School, MA
Kara Morton
Shady Hill School, MA
Jannette Moya
LEAP Innovations, IL
Marie Nagode
Dedham Country Day School, MA
Anna O'Brien
Pleasant Knoll Middle School, SC
Danielle Passno
The Browning School, NY
Eliza Perry
St. Anne's Episcopal School, CO
Jennifer Putnam
Carlisle Public School, MA
Linda Rapciak
The Meadowbrook School, MA (retired)
Katelyn Rapoza
Our Sisters' School, MA
Jon Smith
Willard Elementary School, MA
Sam Starr
Gildersleeve School, CT
Chaitali Thakar
Meadowbrook School, MA

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

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