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In partnership with individuals, organizations, networks, and movements, Change Elemental co-creates transformative power and possibility for a just, sustainable, and equitable world.
Core Team Governance Team Associate Consultants Partners

Core Team

202.238.7586 smisra@ChangeElemental.org

Susan Misra

CoDirector
202.238.7580 dberry@ChangeElemental.org, scheduling@ChangeElemental.org

Deborah Berry

Administrative Assistant
202.238.7595 kclampit@ChangeElemental.org

Karissa Clampit

Operations Coordinator
202.238.7596 jchu@ChangeElemental.org

Josephine Chu

Communications Associate
202.238.7581 adean@ChangeElemental.org

Amy B. Dean

Senior Consultant
617-323-4860 mleach@ChangeElemental.org

Mark Leach

Senior Consultant
202.238.7591 alin@ChangeElemental.org

Alison Lin

Consultant
202.238.7590 spetty@ChangeElemental.org

Sheryl Petty

Senior Consultant
202.238.7582 psysiuk@ChangeElemental.org

Pam Sysiuk

Finance & Operations Coordinator
202.238.7588 nwinegar@ChangeElemental.org

Natasha Winegar

Research & Communications Manager

Governance Team

Associate Consultants

  • 350.org
  • A Better Balance
  • ACLU Connecticut
  • ACLU of Washington
  • AFL-CIO
  • Allies for Children
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • Annenberg Foundation of Los Angeles
  • Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services
  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice
  • Asian Pacific Institute on Gender Based Violence
  • Ballot Initiative Strategy Center (BISC)
  • Baltimore’s Promise
  • Beespace
  • Better Future Project
  • Blackbird
  • Boston University School of Public Health
  • Building Movement Project
  • CODE2040
  • California Child Care Resource and Referral Network
  • California Humaniities
  • California Long Term Care Education Center
  • Call To Action
  • Campaign for Black Male Achievement
  • Canadian Environmental Grantmakers
  • Center for Cultural Innovation
  • Center for Social Innovation
  • Center for Whole Communities
  • Center for Women’s Global Leadership
  • Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Civil Liberties and Public Policy Project
  • Coalition for Abortion Access and Reproductive Equity (CAARE)
  • Community Asset Development Re-defining Education (CADRE)
  • Community Outreach and Patient Empowerment Project
  • CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
  • Constitutional Accountability Center
  • CorStone
  • Cultivating Leadership
  • Democracy Fund
  • Democracy Funders Collaborative Census 2020
  • Demos
  • Dignity and Power Now
  • Dogwood Alliance
  • East LA Community Corporation
  • Educational Alliance
  • Elwood Union Free School District
  • Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy
  • Episcopal City Mission
  • Equal Access International
  • Equitable Evaluation
  • Equity in the Center
  • Eugene and Agnes E Meyer Foundation
  • Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
  • Expose Facts – WHISPER
  • FORCE: Upsetting Rape Culture
  • FSG
  • Family Defense Center
  • Ford Foundation
  • Free the Slaves
  • Friends of the Earth
  • Front Range Economic Strategy Center
  • Fund for Global Human Rights
  • GEO
  • Gender Justice
  • General Service Foundation
  • Generative Somatics
  • Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants & Refugees (GCIR)
  • Greenpeace
  • Groundswell Fund
  • HEAL Food Alliance
  • Hewlett Foundation
  • Hispanics in Philanthropy
  • Hollaback!
  • Human Rights Funders Network/Proteus
  • IAM Assoc/Burns Inst/Inst for Juvenile Justice, Equity & Fairness
  • Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy
  • Inner Activist
  • Interaction Institute for Social Change
  • International Center for Not-for-Profit Law
  • Iowa Council of Foundations
  • James Irvine Foundation
  • Jhpiego Corporation
  • Jobs to Move America
  • Jobs with Justice
  • Justice Funders
  • Juvenile Law Center
  • Kairos Fellowship
  • Land Trust Alliance
  • Landesa
  • Leadership Learning Community
  • Leveraging a Network for Equity (LANE)
  • Living Cities
  • Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE)
  • Marguerite Casey Foundation
  • Martha’s Table
  • Merck Family Fund
  • Mergerwatch Project
  • Minnesota Education Equity Partnership
  • Move to End Violence
  • Movement Strategy Center
  • Ms. Foundation for Women
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Law Foundation
  • National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
  • National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies
  • National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP)
  • National Immigration Law Center
  • National Institute for Reproductive Health
  • National LGBTQ Task Force
  • National Network of Abortion Funds
  • National Women’s Health Network
  • National Women’s Law Center
  • Netcentric Campaigns
  • New Economy Coalition
  • Newark Educational Success Board
  • On the Move (Voices Youth Center)
  • Panta Rhea Fund
  • Partnership for Working Families
  • Pico CA Network
  • Pretrial Justice Institute
  • Prosperity Now (formerly Corporation for Enterprise Development)
  • Proteus Fund
  • Raikes Foundation
  • Rainier Valley Corps
  • Regenerative Finance
  • Reproductive Health Technologies Project
  • Resonance Network
  • Restaurant Opportunities Centers United
  • Robert Sterling Clark Foundation
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Rockwood Leadership Institute
  • Rotary Charities
  • Ruderman Family Foundation
  • Safety Pin Box
  • Save the Children-International Programs
  • Service Employees International Union
  • Social Transformation Project
  • Solidago Foundation
  • Strong Field Project: Thought Innovation Lab
  • Sum of Us
  • The Anne E Casey Foundation
  • The Center for Popular Democracy
  • The Center for Racial Justice in Education
  • The Children’s Partnership
  • The Compton Foundation
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • The Hidden Leaf Foundation
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
  • The Meyer Foundation
  • The Moriah Fund
  • The Whitman Institute
  • Third Sector New England
  • Thousand Currents
  • USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE)
  • Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
  • United Jewish Appeal – NY
  • United States Breastfeeding Committee
  • University of California at Irvine Sustainability Initiative
  • University of California- Healthforce Center
  • University of California- School of Dentistry
  • Urban Institute
  • Wallace Global Fund
  • Wellstone Action
  • Wilderness Leadership & Learning
  • Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
  • Women’s Economic, Social & Political Action Network
  • Women’s Foundation of Mississippi
  • Workers Defense Project

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