Staff

Miriam Aschkenasy

Miriam Aschkenasy

Program Director, Institutional Antiracism and Accountability Project

Dr. Miriam Aschkenasy is the Program Director for the Institutional Antiracism and Accountability (IARA) Project. She is a former Emergency Medicine physician and expert in program operations.... Read more about Miriam Aschkenasy

LaChaun Banks

LaChaun Banks

Ash Center Director for Equity and Inclusion

LaChaun J. Banks serves as the Ash Center’s first ever Director for Equity and Inclusion. She is a seasoned professional in economic development,...

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Melissa D'Anello

Melissa D'Anello

Assistant Director of Events and Outreach

Melissa D’Anello is the Assistant Director of Events and Outreach at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. Prior to joining the Ash...

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David Dapice

David Dapice

Senior Economist, Vietnam and Myanmar Program

David Dapice is leading expert on the economic development of Southeast Asia and has worked extensively in Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, and...

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Joseph Dintino

Joseph Dintino

Associate Director for Information Systems

Joe Dintino is the Associate Director for Information Systems at the Ash Center. Prior to joining the Ash Center, Dintino worked as a business systems...

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Tim Glynn-Burke

Tim Glynn-Burke

Executive Director, Programs

As Executive Director for Programs, Tim oversees the entirety of the Ash Center's public and research programs. Previously Tim served as the Associate...

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Gina Goldenberg

Gina Goldenberg

Communications Assistant
Gina Goldenberg is the Communications Assistant at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. Prior to joining the team at the Ash Center, Gina... Read more about Gina Goldenberg
Maureen Griffin

Maureen Griffin

Executive Director, Operations

Maureen Griffin is the Ash Center's Executive Director for Operations.  Previously Maureen served as the director of financial management and planning...

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Sarah Grucza

Sarah Grucza

Assistant Director of Communications

Sarah Grucza is the Assistant Director of Communications at the Ash Center, Harvard Kennedy School's home to research and teaching on democratic...

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Chi Linh Ha

Chi Linh Ha

Research Fellow, Unseen Legacies of War Project
Chi Linh Ha is an oral historian and Vietnam War researcher with the Ash Center’s Unseen Legacies of Vietnam War project. She has extensive experience... Read more about Chi Linh Ha
Daniel Harsha

Daniel Harsha

Director of Communications and Strategic Initiatives

Daniel Harsha is the Director of Communications and Strategic Initiatives at the Ash Center. Previously, Harsha served as Communications Director and...

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