People

Staff


Lena Granberg

Interim Executive Director

Lena Granberg returned to UNAGB in November 2015 as interim Executive Director, having previously serving in the position from 2000-2014. Lena’s passion is global education, with an emphasis of looking at issues from different perspectives. Prior to joining UNAGB in 2000, Lena worked for two decades for Boston-based World Times, Inc., publisher of The WorldPaper, […]

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Caitlin Moore

Education Director

A graduate of Bowdoin College and Harvard Graduate School of Education, Caitlin taught middle school social studies in Fitchburg and East Boston and was a Dean of Curriculum and Instruction in Lawrence. As a teacher, she led a Model UN club, and taught Model UN in her classroom. As an administrator, she supported social studies […]

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Shivam Senjalia

Model UN Teacher and Curriculum Advisor

Shivam graduated from Bentley University where he majored in Economics and a minor in Global Studies and Sociology. Shivam previously worked as a research assistant in the Department of Global Studies of Bentley University, founded the Psi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, was a campaign fellow for Will Brownsberger’s Congressional campaign, was a public diplomacy intern at […]

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Fiona Creed

Special Advisor

Fiona completed her BA and MA at University College Dublin, Ireland and her PhD (EU Foreign Policy coordination at the United Nations) at University College Cork, which included a one-year research scholar position at the Macmillan Center at Yale University. She also worked as a Junior Political Analyst at the EU Delegation to the United […]

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Allison Smith

Special Advisor

After being a UNAGB intern through college and a dedicated volunteer following graduation, Ali had a brief stint working at Liberty Mutual, but then returned to UNAGB to organize events for the community to raise awareness for the wonderful and varied ways that the UN affects all lives around the world. She has a degree […]

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Board of Directors


Richard Golob

President

Richard Golob is President and Chief Executive Officer of GGA Software Services, a leading offshore outsourcing company that provides scientific software engineering, algorithm development, and data curation services, especially for the life sciences industry. With its headquarters office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and its development center in St. Petersburg, Russia, GGA has focused on bringing together […]

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Arese Carrington

Vice President

Arese Carrington is a medical doctor and public health consultant. She is Vice President of Africana Consultants where she specializes in public health programming and investment promotion in Africa. She previously worked as an Associate Director of the Harvard School of Public Health’s AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeri a (APIN). She received her medical degree […]

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Jacob Homiller

Treasurer

Jacob Homiller is Senior Vice President, Global Business Management for A.W. Chesterton Company.  He is responsible for the management of Chesterton’s global business, including operations in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Jake’s responsibilities include the commercial activities globally, as well as manufacturing and operations outside of North America.  Prior to Chesterton, Jake worked with […]

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Felix Moesner

Dr. Felix Moesner is the Director of swissnex Boston and the Consul of the Consulate of Switzerland. Established as the world’s first “science consulate” in 2000, swissnex Boston is part of a global network of five knowledge outposts including San Francisco (2003), China (2007), India (2009) and Rio de Janeiro (2013). The mission of swissnex […]

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Alma Morrison

Clerk

Alma G. Morrison is Clerk of the Board of Directors of UNAGB. Alma is a former Chair of the Steering Committee of the UNA-USA Council of Chapters and Divisions and served 10 years as Representative from its New England Region. She served for 9 years on the Board of South Shore Housing, a non-profit organization […]

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William Febbo

Will Febbo has been a director of the Merriman Holdings, Inc. board since April 2007 and assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer in January 2012. He currently oversees the launch of the Digital Capital Network within Merriman, an on-line marketplace that enables a more efficient venue for transactions in the micro and small cap […]

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Kari Heistad

As founder and CEO of Culture Coach International, Kari leads a diverse team of cross cultural specialists who provide consulting and training services in the areas of cross cultural and diversity issues. Diversity has been the hallmark of her work and her experiences have brought her into contact with world leaders, inner-city youth, non-profit organizations […]

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Janice Hunt

Janice G. Hunt lives in Needham. In addition to being on the UNAGB board, she is an Overseer of the Huntington Theatre, serves on several committees of The Trustees of Reservations (past President) and Wellesley College (past President of the Alumnae Association and Trustee) and many other community organizations. She and her husband, Roger B. […]

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J.D. LaRock

J.D. LaRock is the Chief of Staff at Northeastern University. In this capacity, he serves on the senior leadership team of the university, manages executive-level initiatives, events, and the executive staff, and advises the university president on a wide range of issues. Immediately prior to this position, J.D. was a senior analyst and manager of […]

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Hakan Satiroglu

Hakan Satiroglu is an entrepreneur and seasoned executive focused on the transition of business models and processes in the digital age. In 2004 he founded Xplana Learning, a social learning network which is paving the way for how learning will be enabled in the 21st Century. Xplana is the leading personal learning environment integrating local […]

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Mark Stein

Mark B. Stein is a partner in the Corporate Department in Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP, where he concentrates his practice in securities, mergers and acquisitions and general representation of start-ups. Mr. Stein speaks regularly on matters of interest to emerging and growth companies, including corporate finance strategies, corporate governance and equity-based incentive compensation. He […]

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Nathaniel Tassinari

Nate Tassinari has been serving on the Board of UNAGB since 2012 and has been a member of UNAGB since 2006. Professionally Nate has had a varied career which includes work in software, startups, retail, finance and publishing. Currently Nate is a Vice President at TD Bank where he serves as a Commercial Relationship Manager […]

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Gina Wilcox

Gina Wilcox first experienced Model UN as a high school student from upstate New York representing the Republic of Belarus at the Hague International Model UN. She continued her involvement through college and now runs the Model UN middle school program at The Park School in Brookline, MA, with her husband. Ms. Wilcox received her […]

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