Elena Mondo

emondo@internationalbudget.org Elena has been working at the International Budget Partnership (IBP) since 2007. She supervised the Open Budget Survey (OBS) research until 2016, and is now senior technical advisor to the Open Budget Initiative, leading the team’s capacity building efforts and managing the technology innovations that help streamline and facilitate the team’s work and connections […]

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Mary DeCoster

mdecoster@fh.org Mary’s work has been deeply influenced and guided by the principles of Dialogue Education for over 20 years. She works for Food for the Hungry, an international relief, development and advocacy organization, as a specialist in behavior change and social norm change.  She received the 2019 Dory Storms Child Survival recognition award from CORE […]

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Viviana Cornejo

vcornejo@crcna.org My name is Viviana Cornejo (Vivi). I’m originally from Chile. I’m currently living in Michigan, a beautiful state, but I miss the mountains. I work for the office of Race Relations of the Christian Reformed Church researching, writing, facilitating, and preparing facilitators for the many workshops and training we provide to create awareness and […]

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Andres Ponce

aponce@internationalbudget.org Andrés is a Program Officer with the International Budget Partnership, where he works with civil society to make government budgets more open and accountable. He is responsible for data collection and analysis for the Open Budget Survey and provides technical assistance and capacity development for civil society to advance budget analysis and advocacy to […]

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Russ Mitchell

russmitchell@oci.org Education, primarily in Churches and Christian schools, is a consistent thread throughout Russ’ 35-year career. He enjoys facilitating the Kairos Course and serves as a guest lecturer for the Perspectives in World Missions Course. He has taught several college courses, most recently as an adjunct Professor at Taylor University in the area of Intercultural […]

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David Robins

drobins@internationalbudget.org David Robins is a Program Officer with the International Budget Partnership, where we works with civil society to make government budgets more open and accountable. He is responsible for data collection and analysis for the Open Budget Survey, and provides technical assistance and capacity strengthening support to IBP partners, in-country peer reviewers, and government […]

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Betsy Barton

bbarton@transitionslifecare.org Betsy Barton, MPH is an Educator at Transitions LifeCare in Raleigh, NC. She has been conducting community education about serious illness and end of life since 2010. Like so many others, her experiences with supporting her own family members through illness and death led her to take action to talk about how we cope […]

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Crystal Eubanks

ceubanks@pbgh.org As Senior Director of Care Redesign, Crystal Eubanks advances strategy and program design and execution, partner engagement and business development within PBGH’s Care Redesign and California Quality Collaborative programs. She also leads CQC’s technical body of work for behavioral health integration and guides technical assistance for provider organizations participating in CQC improvement collaboratives. Prior […]

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Chris Cousino

chriscousino@gmail.com Chris Cousino has spent his entire adult life living and working in New York City. He began his career literally in the field, as a gardener, and later manager of landscapes, operations staff, and volunteers in the most visited sections of Central Park, for more than a decade. This rich experience not only sharpened […]

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Kristina Mody

Kmody@pbgh.org As Senior Manager of Improvement Advising at the Pacific Business Group on Health’s California Quality Collaborative (CQC), Kristina supports health care delivery organizations participating in learning collaboratives by advising and training leaders, their improvement teams, and practice coaches as they move their organizations toward high-value, patient-centered advanced primary care. She brings a wealth of […]

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