Staff: USA
Caroline Boudreaux
Elizabeth Davis
Steph Adriaenssens
Development Coordinator
Audria Choudhury
Program Coordinator
Ashley Haustein
Marketing and Development Manager
Kat Jones
Office Manager
Niyoshi Mehta
Director of Global Programs
Marty Romell
Chief Financial Officer
Heather Shaw
Director of Development
Staff: India
Nivedita DasGupta
India Country Head
Sandhyaa Mishra
Associate Director of India Programs
Somnath Dutta
Senior Finance Manager
Hema Malini Jeya
Program Manager (South)
Dr. Jacintha Mascarenhas
Program Manager (West)
Mansi Chandorikar Kalra
Resource Mobilization Manager
Snigdha Raha
Senior Coordinator – Resource Mobilization
Richa Tyagi
Data & Research Analysis Manager

Global Advisory Council
Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme

Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme

Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme is the Netherlands’ Ambassador to the Holy See.

Previously, Jaime was the Special Envoy on Natural Resources at the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and responsible for peacekeeping operations in Africa. He was a member of the Cabinet of Commissioner Kroes, European Commissioner for Competition. Jaime worked in the field as Political Advisor to the Dutch Commander of the NATO Peacekeeping Mission in Northern Afghanistan. As a diplomat, he helped to set up the Netherlands Embassy in Baghdad. He was also an Interviewer for a documentary series on war economies in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Congo. In addition, Jaime worked as an analyst for ABN AMRO Bank in Latin America. Before starting his masters, he volunteered to work for the International Red Cross in the aftermath of Hurricane Mitch in Honduras.

Jaime holds an MA with distinction from Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and a BA with honors from Brown University.

Vannarith Chheang

Vannarith Chheang
Cambodia Country Chair

Vannarith Chheang is Co-Founder and Chairman at the Cambodian Institute for Strategic Studies, a Southeast Asia Consultant at the Nippon Foundation, and an adjunct Senior Fellow at the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, where he previously served as Executive Director from 2009 to 2013. He has been awarded numerous fellowships, including the Young Global Leadership Program of the World Economic Forum (2013), T-wai’s Global Emerging Voices (2013), and the Nippon Foundation Fellowships for Asian Public Intellectuals (2013-14). His research interests include governance and development in Southeast Asia, international politics of the Asia-Pacific, social innovation and people-centered regionalism, ASEAN, Cambodia’s domestic politics, and foreign policy.

Lisa Huddleson

Lisa Huddleson

Lisa Huddleson is an Ambassador and long-time strategic advisor to the Miracle Foundation. She specializes in global activation strategies that inspire people.

As a globally-minded philanthropic professional, Lisa develops engagement and employee giving programs and provides volunteerism management structures for Fortune 500s, nonprofits and foundations. She has designed and executed philanthropy strategies for wide-ranging organizations, including Dell, Citizen Philanthropy Advisors, the World Economic Forum, and The Walt Disney Company.

Valerie Keller

Valerie Keller

Valerie Keller has expertise in leadership, purpose-driven transformation, and innovation. She is Global Head of the EY Beacon Institute and an Executive Director of Ernst & Young LLP in its strategy practice. Valerie is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and recipient of JP Morgan Chase’s 20 Under 40 and Change Agent Network’s Humanitarian of the Year awards. She is an Associate Fellow of the University of Oxford Saïd Business School, where she designs and leads executive education programs. Valerie serves on the Harvard Kennedy School Women’s Leadership Board and the advisory boards of Global Thinkers Forum, World Policy Institute and Womanity U.S.

She holds an MBA with Distinction Honors from the University of Oxford and completed post-graduate work at the Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School.

Subject Matter Experts

Janie Cravens
Social Work

Janie Cravens, MSW-ACP has over 30 years of experience in working with children. Since the Miracle Foundation was founded in 2000, she has provided guidance to the organization in the areas of child development, attachment, housemother training, mental health and best practices in the care of the children.

Dr. Tracey Haas

Tracey Haas, DO, MPH is Co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of DocbookMD. She is a family physician and has practiced in Austin, Texas since 2004. Tracey serves as a travel medicine and global health consultant to the Miracle Foundation and other organizations who care for those in the farthest reaches of the world.

Ritesh Gupta
Six Sigma

Ritesh Gupta, a black belt in Six Sigma, has been helping organizations and people grow for more than 15 years. He’s an entrepreneur and has also worked for organizations like GE and the Tata Group. Today, Ritesh helps the Miracle Foundation build scalable processes and establish measurement systems.

William Barker
Predictive Index

Bill Barker provides consulting services to ensure the proper selection, development and retention of high performing employees. In 1998, Bill became a principal consultant with PI Midlantic, a firm specializing in an assessment survey called the “Predictive Index.” With that tool, Bill helps the Miracle Foundation select and retain high-quality employees both in the US and India.

Perch Ducote

Perch Ducote, the President of Power & Peace, Inc. has worked as an international consultant and personal coach for thirty years in the fields of personal development, communication, and leadership. He has designed and led workshops, seminars, and business interventions throughout the US and Europe. Perch provides the Miracle Foundation teams both in the US and India invaluable leadership training.

Joan Holmes
Strategic Advisor

Joan Holmes is the Founding President of The Hunger Project. She built The Hunger Project into an influential strategic organization that aims to end world hunger by mobilizing grassroots people, empowering women and forging partnership with local government. She also served as a member of the United Nations Millennium Project Hunger Task Force. Joan provides mentoring and strategic advising to the Miracle Foundation.