Our Leadership and Staff
Risa Wilkerson serves as the Safe Routes to School National Partnership Board Chair and strategic advisor to the National Partnership staff.
Chapel Hill, NC
Senior Staff Leadership
Margo manages government relations, grassroots lobbying, policy research and analysis and report writing to advance the Safe Routes to School national movement.
Fort Washington, MD
firstname.lastname@example.org | (301) 292-1043
Peter manages the organization’s financial, accounting and risk management operations.
email@example.com | (510) 262-9087
Development and Marketing Director
Beth manages all the fundraising activities of the Partnership including corporate sponsorships, cause marketing partnerships and individual giving campaigns.
firstname.lastname@example.org | (603) 230-2425
Technical Assistance Director
Sara directs the Technical Assistance program to support communities in obtaining the resources and advice they need to increase physical activity and safe walking and bicycling for children and adults.
email@example.com | (510) 883-1020
Street Scale Campaign Manager
Keith coordinates public policy campaigns at state and local levels to advance Complete Streets and Safe Routes to School policies and increase physical activity in underserved communities.
State Network Manager
Ryan guides the work of the state advocacy organizers working in seven network states: California, Florida, Ohio, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
firstname.lastname@example.org | (720) 441-2477
|Christine Godward Green
Washington, DC Regional Policy Manager
Christine works on funding policies and priorities to advance Safe Routes to School in the Washington, DC region.
P.O. Box 15737 / Washington, DC 20003
email@example.com | (202) 596-1328
Technical Assistance Project Manager
Michelle provides technical assistance to local communities that are seeking to improve their built environment and Safe Routes to School initiatives.
Orange County, CA
firstname.lastname@example.org |(949) 215-4542
|Marty Martinez, MPP
Bay Area Policy Manager
Marty works to strengthen our diverse networks in the Bay Area to support policies and funding for Safe Routes to School, Complete Streets and creating healthy communities.
San Francisco, CA
email@example.com | (415) 637-6488
Southern California Policy Director
Jessica works on statewide Safe Routes to School policy reform as well as funding policies and priorities for California.
830 Traction Ave / Los Angeles, CA 90013
firstname.lastname@example.org | (213) 210-8136
Fire Up Your Feet Manager
Sophia manages the Fire Up Your Feet program to inspire families, students and schools to be healthy and physically active.
San Diego, CA
email@example.com | (619) 600-5626
Margaux manages communications and marketing activities for the National Partnership, including production of the E-News, website, press materials, and other publications.
firstname.lastname@example.org | (503) 313-6400
School and Family Engagement Manager
Rosie manages the expansion of Fire Up Your Feet, an initiative developed to inspire families, students and schools to be healthy and physically active.
email@example.com | (510) 465-2024
Ohio Advocacy Organizer
Kate works to advance statewide Safe Routes to School policy as well as funding policies and priorities for Ohio.
P.O. Box 30447 / Gahanna, OH 43230
firstname.lastname@example.org | (614) 269-7085
Shared Use Campaign Manager
Mikaela works with states and localities nationally to advance shared use agreements and policy adoption ensuring that underserved communities have access to physical activity opportunities.
Los Angeles, CA
email@example.com | (323) 792-4606
Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager
Kari Schlosshauer serves as the Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager, where she works to increase funding opportunities and improve transportation policies that support safe walking and bicycling for children and families in the Portland metro region.
firstname.lastname@example.org | (503) 734-0813
New Jersey Advocacy Organizer
Nora works to advance statewide Safe Routes to School policy as well as funding policies and priorities for New Jersey.
Jersey City, NJ
email@example.com | (435) 901-0098
Molly is responsible for assisting the National Partnership's leadership with financial, human resources, operational and event planning tasks and spearheads the organization's technical support.
San Francisco, CA
firstname.lastname@example.org | (510) 250-9326
Tennessee Advocacy Organizer
Christy works to advance statewide Safe Routes to School policy as well as funding policies and priorities for Tennessee.
email@example.com | (423) 227-7009
Southern States Coordinator
Carrie supports policy work and facilitates opportunities for multi-state collaboration in Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina and Tennessee .
firstname.lastname@example.org | (828) 505-8422
California Advocacy Organizer
Jeanie works to advance statewide Safe Routes to School policy as well as funding policies and priorities for California.
email@example.com | (401) 241-8559
Regional Network Manager
Stephanie guides the work of the regional policy managers working in five regions - Atlanta, GA, District of Columbia, the San Francisco Bay Area, Southern California and Portland. OR.
firstname.lastname@example.org | (757) 871-8639
Contractors and Consultants
Strategic Advisor (on medical leave in 2014)
Deb will serve as a strategic advisor consulting with the National Partnership starting in 2015. She was the founder and initial director of the National Partnership and is a nationally respected leader in Safe Routes and other active transportation advocacy efforts.
Send cards and well wishes to: P.O. Box 663 / Fairfax, CA 94978. Follow her progress at www.lovehealingdeb.com.
Mississippi Advocacy Organizer
Jay works to advance statewide Safe Routes to School policy as well as funding policies and priorities for Mississippi.
P.O. Box 1100 / Raymond, MS 39154-1100
email@example.com | (601) 885-2334
Safe Routes to School National Partnership
2323 Broadway Ave., Ste 109B
Oakland, CA 94612