The OWP Team


The Board of Directors

Matthew Savoy

Founder and President

Jonathon Arrell

Vice President - Special Content

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Maura Koehler

Vice President - News and Reporting

Tamara B.

Chief Editor

Oyewole Oginni

Executive Director - Africa

Joshua Robinson

Executive Director - Australia

Sophia Seemann

Executive Director - Canada

Faidra Angelopoulou

Executive Director - Europe

Ashika Manu

Executive Director - New Zealand

Peter Koenigsbauer

Executive Director - USA

Editing Division

Tamara B., Chief Editor

Oghomwenosariemen Eregie, Editor

Sofia Barrera, Editor

Zoya Retiwalla, Editor

Lauren Twine, Editor

Alice Campbell, Editor

Alexandra Konn, Editor

Crisis Index Team

Jake Grinyer, Crisis Index Director

Catherine Kreider, Crisis Index Coordinator; Environmental Conflict Adviser

Loise Ndegwa, East Africa Adviser

Sarah Namondo, Central Africa Adviser

Paul Fricker, North Africa Adviser

Alexa Grunow, West/South Africa Adviser

Pratik Bhalerao, Senior Correspondent – East Africa

Charles Mensah, Africa Deputy Adviser

Samantha De Jesus, North and Central America Adviser

Mehdia Arshed,  South America Adviser

Molly Turner, Senior Correspondent – South America

Aisha Parker, Southern Asia Adviser

Dorothy Settles, South-Eastern Asia Adviser

Adrianne Rae Ramirez, Pacific Adviser

Katie Jones, Deputy Adviser – Asia/Pacific

Lam Tran, Deputy Adviser – Asia/Pacific

Zohaib, Deputy Adviser – Asia/Pacific

Trevor Richardson, Regional Adviser – Europe

Sophia Watters, Senior Correspondent – Arabian Peninsula

Tess Gellert, Senior Correspondent – Environmental Conflict

Abdurahman Warsame, Global Health Adviser

Timea Putnoki, Global Health Adviser

Oghomwenosariemen Eregie, COVID-19 Adviser

Samantha Mathews, War on Terror Adviser

Media and Marketing Division

Monica Sager, Media and Marketing Director

Jessica Kuang, Social Media Correspondent

Pechulano Ali, Social Media Correspondent

Pasepa Katia, Social Media Correspondent

Advocacy Team

Arthur Jamo, Lead Advocate

Chris Eckert, Advocate

Qianchun Xi, Advocate

Peter Koenigsbauer, Advocate

African Division

Oyewole Oginni, Executive Director

Gerald Tapuka, Deputy Director

Tizazu Ayalew, Senior Correspondent

Adewale Daniel Omojowo, Senior Correspondent

Yeshihareg Abebe, Senior Correspondent

Loise Ndegwa, Senior Correspondent

Sarah Namondo, Senior Correspondent

Nick Lancaster, Senior Correspondent

Adejumo Olumide, Junior Correspondent

Olayiwola Opeyemi Ademola, Junior Correspondent

Rachel Kaburi, Junior Correspondent

Rhoda Nduku, Junior Correspondent

Australian Division

Joshua Robinson, Executive Director

Katherine Everest, Deputy Director

Mitchell Thomas, Senior Correspondent

Isha Tembe, Senior Correspondent

Annie Zhu, Senior Correspondent

Marco Stojanovik, Senior Correspondent

Zahrah Sahib, Senior Correspondent

Nat Kumar, Senior Correspondent

Aisha Parker, Senior Correspondent

Charles Alcasar Guedouard, Junior Correspondent

Niyati Verma, Junior Correspondent

Lucy Xu, Junior Correspondent

Patrick Jones, Junior Correspondent

Angie Singh, Junior Correspondent

Declan Hourd, Junior Correspondent

Emily Gibson, Junior Correspondent

Canadian Division

Sophia Seemann, Executive Director

Daniel Reale-Chin, Deputy Director

Alexandra Konn, Senior Correspondent

Arthur Jamo, Senior Correspondent

Brett Smiley, Senior Correspondent

Desirée Viteri Almeida, Senior Correspondent

Harjyot Banwait, Senior Correspondent

Sochea Chhay, Senior Correspondent

Jaclyn Pahl, Senior Correspondent

Rosie Pasqualino, Senior Correspondent

Peace Olanipekun, Senior Correspondent

Aiman Moeen, Junior Correspondent

Alison Dobslaw, Junior Correspondent

Brynne Thomas, Junior Correspondent

Ema Brazdeikyte, Junior Correspondent

Emily Sarmento, Junior Correspondent

Farnosh Hakimy, Junior Correspondent

Fatima Azam, Junior Correspondent

James Laforet, Junior Correspondent

Kanika Maria, Junior Correspondent

Maëlys Chanut, Junior Correspondent

Max Sossin, Junior Correspondent

Muzna Erum, Junior Correspondent

Napas Thein, Junior Correspondent

Rajin Khan, Junior Correspondent

Stéphanie Deléan, Junior Correspondent

Sun Kim, Junior Correspondent

Thao Ha, Junior Correspondent 

Cedric Gallant, Junior Correspondent 

Robin KennedyJunior Correspondent 

Hannah Alexander, Junior Correspondent

Kelly Sung, Junior Correspondent

Anne-Sophie Bergeron, Junior Correspondent

Maryam Akhtar, Junior Correspondent

Paul Willis, Junior Correspondent

Myra MansoorJunior Correspondent

Saskia TholenJunior Correspondent

Damsadie HannedigeJunior Correspondent

Lirije AdemiJunior Correspondent

Celine SleimanJunior Correspondent

Ashleigh MiddletonJunior Correspondent

Jacob BerkJunior Correspondent

John WilkinsonJunior Correspondent

Saurav MainiJunior Correspondent

Maryam AkhtarJunior Correspondent

Mona KhanJunior Correspondent

Katrina OstapchukJunior Correspondent

Patrick TrybaJunior Correspondent

SwaemorJunior Correspondent

New Zealand Division

Ashika Manu, Executive Director

Tom Wilkinson, Senior Correspondent

Sophie Simons, Senior Correspondent

Jenna Homewood, Senior Correspondent

Isaac Heaphy, Senior Correspondent

Emma Lindblom, Senior Correspondent

Jason Woodroofe, Senior Correspondent

Adrianne Ramirez, Senior Correspondent

Isabella Patrick, Senior Correspondent

Lauryn Sinclair, Senior Correspondent

Daniel Chia, Senior Correspondent

Gemma Yates, Junior Correspondent

Pasepa Katia, Junior Correspondent

Patrick Mills-Munday, Junior Correspondent

Mia Heaphy, Junior Correspondent

Cassie Ransom, Junior Correspondent

Sucharita Sen, Junior Correspondent

Makaela Jones, Junior Correspondent

Juliana Subhan, Junior Correspondent

USA Division

Peter Koenigsbauer Executive Director

Stephen R. Hussar, Deputy Director

Hallie Kielb, Senior Correspondent

Sabrina Khattab, Senior Correspondent

Carolina Arango, Senior Correspondent

Christopher Eckert, Senior Correspondent

Alyssa Pong, Senior Correspondent

Erin McBrairty, Senior Correspondent

Trevor Richardson, Senior Correspondent

Catherine Kreider, Senior Correspondent

Alexa Grunow, Senior Correspondent

Skye Grayson, Senior Correspondent

Tom Houston, Senior Correspondent

Tess Gellert, Senior Correspondent

Mark Lauria , Senior Correspondent

Melissa McLaughlin, Senior Correspondent

Matilda Cassel-Ledin, Senior Correspondent

Dayna Li, Senior Correspondent

Marie Edouard, Senior Correspondent

Christopher Kennedy, Senior Correspondent

Patrick Farrell, Senior Correspondent

Isabelle Hamilton, Senior Correspondent

Andrew Hoffman, Senior Correspondent

Isabella Mancini, Senior Correspondent

Sydney Stewart, Senior Correspondent

Alina Duenas, Senior Correspondent

Kytlan Morgan, Senior Correspondent,

David R. Mendoza, Senior Correspondent

Olivia BerntssonSenior Correspondent

Chloe JacksonSenior Correspondent

Hayden CarlsonSenior Correspondent

Tucker Kelsch, Junior Correspondent

Gabriel Gluskin-Braun, Junior Correspondent

Larry Cruz, Junior Correspondent

Mariamane Akopyan, Junior Correspondent

Kamalini Sengupta, Junior Correspondent

Bianca Berger, Junior Correspondent

Alexander Del Greco, Junior Correspondent

Niko Bardin, Junior Correspondent

Benjamin Fikhman, Junior Correspondent

Maria Jeanette Psarakis, Junior Correspondent

Simone Bogedal, Junior Correspondent