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Global
Joel Simon

Joel Simon

Executive Director
Expertise
Global
Robert Mahoney

Robert Mahoney

Deputy Director
Expertise
Global: Africa, Conflict Zones
Courtney Radsch

Courtney Radsch

Advocacy Director
Expertise
Global: Middle East and North Africa, United Nations, Internet, Citizen Journalism
Maria Salazar-Ferro

Maria Salazar-Ferro

Program Coordinator, Journalist Assistance and Campaign Against Impunity
Expertise
Global: Impunity, Journalist Assistance
Geofrey King

Geoffrey King

Internet Advocacy Coordinator
Expertise
Global: Internet, Citizen Journalism, Privacy, Technology, Online Surveillance and Censorship
Frank Smyth

Frank Smyth

Senior Adviser, Journalist Security
Expertise
Global: Journalist Security, Freelancer, Insurance
Elisabeth Witchel

Elisabeth Witchel

Impunity Campaign Consultant
Expertise
Global: Impunity, Asylum Issues, Exile
Africa
Sue Valentine

Sue Valentine

Africa Program Coordinator
Expertise
Africa
Tom Rhodes

Tom Rhodes

East Africa Representative
Expertise
Africa
Americas
Carlos Lauria

Carlos Lauría

Senior Americas Program Coordinator
Expertise
Americas
Asia

Shawn Crispin

Senior Southeast Asia Representative
Expertise
Asia: Burma, Thailand, Vietnam
Bob Dietz

Bob Dietz

Asia Program Coordinator
Expertise
Asia: Pakistan and Afghanistan
Europe & Central Asia
Jean-Paul Marthoz

Jean-Paul Marthoz

Senior European Consultant
Expertise
Europe: EU-related issues
Middle East and North Africa
 

Sherif Mansour

Middle East and North Africa Program Coordinator
Expertise
Middle East and North Africa
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