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Dr. Olivier A.J. Brenninkmeijer – Geneva, Switzerland
IHSAN-Geneva Regional Affiliate Director
Olivier Brenninkmeijer has worked as researcher and project manager at the United Nations and oversees projects in collaboration with UNIDIR, UNECE, UNITAR, the University of Geneva, the University of Business and International Studies (UBIS), the research centre "Centre de Recherches Entreprises et Sociétés" (CRES) and other NGOs.   Mr Brenninkmeijer holds a PhD from the the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva and has published on industry partnerships with the United Nations, multilateral dispute resolution, European security and public safety.  

Hitesh Mohan – Washington D.C., USA
IHSAN-North America Advisor and USA-Eastern Section Director

Hitesh is the Vice President and co-founder of INTEK Inc. and has 17 years experience in the Petroleum and Mining industry. He is also the 2006 -2008 Chairman for the SPE National Capital Section in DC. He holds a Masters in Petroleum Engineering from University of Kansas, USA. In addition to his interets in the petroleum and mining industries, Hitesh spends is free time volunteering for various philanthropic organizations promoting growth via education.

Tascha Church-Rudder – San Francisco, CA, USA
IHSAN Director for Cause Related Marketing

Ms. Church-Rudder was most recently Senior Vice President of DMA, a firm based in New York City which provides talent representation and intellectual property business solutions for luxury fashion brands and Fortune 500 companies on a global scale. She was integral in the development and execution of comprehensive marketing programs for clients such as Unilever, Virgin, IAC (HSN), QVC, Stella McCartney, Liz Claiborne, Inc., Stella McCartney, Vivienne Westwood, JWT, Jones Apparel Group (Anne Klein, Nine West, Easy Spirit), Council of Fashion Designers of American, Procter & Gamble, Cal Ripken, Jr. and The Weinstein Company's Project Runway. Prior to this position, she was a Senior Account Director and Creative Consultant for the branding and advertising agency, ink&co, also based in New York. Church-Rudder's current professional emphasis lies in social entrepreneurial endeavors based in cause-related marketing solutions.

Oliver Chan – Website Design
Mr. Chan started working as a designer in 1992 when he completed his formal training at UCLA. Since then, his work experiences have ranged from traditional print design to interactive design.  In the past decade, Mr. Chan has done numerous logos, corporate identity systems, cd-roms, kiosks, brochures, web sites, press kits, print ads, online ad banners, and book covers. His design work has been honored by numerous international design organizations and publications.   www.oliverchandesign.com

Shannon Vass – Interactive Marketing
Ms. Vass is currently serving as an Account Director for an interactive marketing agency based in Los Angeles, CA.  She manages multi-million dollar accounts for Fortune-100 companies.  Ms. Vass began her interactive marketing career in the 1990's and soon became involved in philanthropic endeavors volunteering her time to help non-profits obtain web presence.   She received her BA in International Marketing from the Gallatin Division of New York University and has resided previously in England and France.

Lon Stuebinger, PE – Technical Advisor
Mr. Stuebinger is a 35-year member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers with numerous patents, papers, and industry awards to his credit.  He has held a variety of engineering and management positions since graduating from the Colorado School of Mines.  He is a volunteer lead trainer and team leader with Lifewater International to promote WASHED (water, sanitation, hygiene, education, and development).  He has helped teach hygiene along with drilling in Tibet, pump repair in Ethiopia and Uganda, and sanitation in Zambia.   www.washethechildren.blogspot.com

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