Our Staff

Working from the Washington, D.C., headquarters and CCAP offices in Montréal, Brussels, and Santiago, Chile, the CCAP staff consists of approximately 30 people and is constantly growing. Their talents and knowledge span the disciplines of global climate, energy and air quality policy, environmental economics, communications and media, development and finance and administration.


Ned Helme
Ned HelmePresident

CCAP Policy Staff

Leila Yim Surratt
Leila Yim SurrattDirector, International Programs
Steve Winkelman
Steve WinkelmanDirector of Transportation and Adaptation Programs
Stacey Davis
Stacey DavisSenior Program Manager
Stan Kolar
Stan KolarDirector, Europe and Asia Programs
Gerardo Canales
Gerardo CanalesManager, Latin America Projects
Laurence Blandford
Laurence BlandfordDirector, International Policy Analysis
Pablo Lopez Legarreta
Pablo Lopez LegarretaInternational Policy Analyst
Chuck Kooshian
Chuck KooshianTransportation Policy Analyst
Paolo Cozzi
Paolo CozziInternational Policy Analyst
Hannah Pitt
Hannah PittInternational Policy Associate
Laura Wang
Laura WangResearch Associate
Brooks Shaffer
Brooks ShafferInternational Policy Associate

Finance and Administration

Christine Seigo
Christine SeigoDirector of Administration and Accounting
Bonnie Grier
Bonnie GrierStaff Accountant

Communications and Development

Allison Bender
Allison BenderDevelopment Manager
Adam Beckerman
Adam BeckermanDevelopment Assistant
Carmen Martinez
Carmen MartinezCommunications & Events Assistant