2016 Emerging Leaders

The 2016 cohort of Emerging Leaders at the 2016 National Meeting reception at the U.S. Department of State Benjamin Franklin Room.

Meet the participants of our 2016 Emerging Leaders Program:

Jawad Al Baghdadi
San Diego Diplomacy Council
San Diego, CA

Jeanette Au
Pacific and Asian Affairs Council (PAAC)
Honolulu, HI

Elbridge Boardman
International House Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Rachael Bolte
Chicago, IL

Riya Prakash Didwania
International Visitors Council of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Hannah Grafelman
Iowa International Center
Des Moines, IA

Courtney Kiley
Northern Nevada International Center
Reno, NV

Peirce Kirkham
World Affairs Council Seattle
Seattle, WA

Andrew Kovach
Cleveland Council on World Affairs
Cleveland, OH

Hadleigh (Haddie) Maier
International Center of Capital Region
Albany, NY

Pia Molina
Global Ties Miami
Miami, FL

Thomas Panther
Council for International Visitors to Iowa Cities (CIVIC)
Iowa City, IA

Erich Paulos
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
Dallas, TX

Jennibeth Rodriquez
Austin, TX

Anna Mai Schneider
World Affairs Council of Oregon
Portland, OR

Mariana Stovall
Global Ties Alabama
Huntsville, AL

Vera Susat
Vermont Council on World Affairs
Burlington, VT

Jacob (Jake) Wilson
International Visitors Council of Detroit
Detroit, MI

Joy Young 
Global Ties San Francisco
San Francisco, CA