Our People

Our People

Meet the faces behind the movement

GIVE is essentially a vessel carrying our volunteers towards something greater than themselves.  As such, this ship only goes as far as the people steering it, and we’re lucky enough to have the greatest crew on the planet.

GIVE HQ

Jake Allison

Founder & Director

Carly Schade

Global Engagement Logistics Coordinator

John Miller

Katence Olson

Co-Founder & Director of Operations

Sammie Rothney

Social Marketing & Brand Communications

Hanna Paradis

Daniel Trevor

Director of International Operations

Daniela Martinez

Global Engagement Strategist

Hallie Pratt

Head of Volunteer Fulfillment

Justin Monte

Digital Marketing & Engineering I

Tanzania

Sarah Levitt

Regional Coordinator

Khamis Alawi

Guide

Coco Suleiman

Computer Teacher

Ibrahim “Ibro” Bakili

Logistics Coord & Project Manager

Becca Perry

Guide

David Chogo

Director of Green Paw Adventures

Mcheni “MC”

Education Coordinator

Ibrah “Boi” Momo

Permaculture Coordinator & Guide

Maria Pennella

Guide

Juma Valantia

Local Legend & Jack of All Trades



Meet the team

in Thailand

Thailand

Mooky Musikapong

Regional Coordinator

Jake Muniak

Guide

P’Au Sripermpoom

Guide

Chaue “Tony” Palae

Logistics Coordinator & Guide

Michael Cesario

Guide

Amelia Armstrong

Guide

Ann Jitsook

Elephant Experience Coordinator

Hannah Isakowitz

Guide

Dang “P’Tat” Intong

Driver Extraordinaire

Dylan Wilbar

Permaculture Coordinator

Veronika Funke

Guide

Meet the team

in Nicaragua

Nicaragua

Daniela Martinez

Regional Coordinator

Paula Lopez

Junior Guide Intern

Kamron Zarrabi

Guide

Hailey Wetzel

Junior Guide Intern

Isela Rendon

Education Coordinator

George Bevan

SCUBA Instructor



Meet the team

in Laos

Laos

Carly Schade

Regional Coordinator

Mr. Good

Guide

Mimee Barnouvong

Guide

Touy Kommamuang

Logistics Coordinator

Joe Power

Guide

Carly Fiel

Education Coordinator

Phon Malakham

Guide

Dave Boongullaya

Permaculture Director

Jessica Hillman

Guide

Meet the team

in Nepal

Nepal

Amber Parucha

Regional Coordinator

Pranuj Shrestha

Guide

Davis Kallio

Guide

Pasang Sherpa

Founder & Guide of Green Paw Adventures Nepal

Holly Darrow

Education Coordinator

Geljen Sherpa

Logistics Coordinator & Chairman of GIVE Nepal Foundation

Bikash Magar

Guide

Hall of Fame

Matt Geddes

Co-Founder

Ken Cohen, Ph.D

Risk Management Consultant

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