Our team of movers and doers are the folks behind the scenes that are helping bring to life our movement of positive civic change. Click the portraits below to learn more about our team and to reach out to us via email. We love what we do, and we'd love to hear your questions and ideas!

Have a question but not sure who can get you the best answer? Send an email to hello@ioby.org and we'd be happy to help. 

ioby Staff

Senior Management Team

Erin Barnes

Ken Nadolski

Autumn Smoot

Jennifer Allen

ioby's Managers

Erin Barnes

Ken Nadolski

Autumn Smoot

Jennifer Allen

Lindsey Saldivar​

Ethany Uttech

Leader Success Team 

Christina Webb

Dominique Williams

Farrah Lafontant

Ethany Uttech

City Action Team

Dawn Arrington

Chris Jones

Leslie Rich


Match Program Team

Miriam Parson


Finance & Administration Team

Autumn Smoot

Theresa Mercado

Kirstin Simons-Valenzuela


Community & Marketing Team

Lindsey Saldivar​


Product & Engineering Team

Mike Prasuhn


Partnerships & Donor Relations Team

Ken Nadolski

Dana Schneider

Lisa Mongillo


ioby Board of Directors

Jamie Hand

Evelyn Burnett

Shin-pei Tsay

Jason Schwartz

Adam Freed

Projjal Dutta

Cassie Flynn

Michelle Garcia

Michelle Huang

Charlotte Kaiser

Justin G. Moore

Eric Ng

Nadia Owusu

Harriet Tregoning



Past Board Members

Antonia Bowring, Principal, AB Strategies

Bill Browning, Terrapin Bright Green

Brandi Colander, Principal at The Raben Group

Lindsay Campbell, Research Social Scientist, USDA Forest Service

Naomi Doerner, Principal | Director of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates

Emily Enderle, Senior Regional Director, Northeast at Energy Foundation

Milicent Johnson, San Francisco Planning Commissioner

Dr. Lourdes Hernández-Cordero
, Director, Community-Driven Initiatives at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin

Irene Nielson, City Strategist, American Cities Climate Challenge, Natural Resources Defense Council

Benjamin Stein​​​​, 
GM, Developer Experience, Twilio

Dr. Cameron Tonkinwise, Professor of Design Studies and Director Design Innovation Research Centre, University of Technology Sydney

Arif Ullah, 
Director of Programs, Citizens Committee for New York City

Bethany Wall, 
Project Consultant, David Rockefeller Fund 

Karen Washington, Rise & Root Farm


ioby's Action Corps

Our new Action Corps program is an awesome network of experts who want to help ioby Leaders be successful in making positive change in our neighborhoods. They're here to offer advice, support, and resources to help you implement your project. Experts have a wealth of knowledge and experience spanning all kinds of things, from collaborating with city agencies, to grantwriting, to communications and PR, to painting and welding. They're ready for action and they want to help! Visit ioby.org/ActionCorps for more information or to speak with an expert.