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Milenka Bascope

Senior Financial Analyst and Senior Task Supervisor, ASRC Federal and Technology Solutions

Meghann Beer

Nonprofit Consultant, DeVine Consulting

Efrem Bycer

Past Chair
Vice President, Momentum LLC

Peter Crumlish

Executive Director,
Dwight Hall at Yale

Paul Damiano

President, Good Works

Margot Hoerrner

Strategic Program Executive: Organizational and Leadership Development, International Baccalaureate

Corey Jannicelli

Program Manager, Exponent

Murutamanga Kabahita

Intermediate School French Teacher, The Potomac School

Jason Lustig

Research Analyst, J. Goldman & Co., L.P.

Zain Pasha

Product Manager, Sporting Innovations

CLI Congo Advisory Council

Emmanuel Baraka

CLI Partnership Manager

Kabeya Kanyonga

Finance Professional

Robert Kumkum

CLI Partnership Manager

Washikala Malango

CLI Partnership Manager

Iongwa Mashangao

CLI Partnership Manager

Bienaimé Mumbere

CLI Facilitator

Patrick Muyali

CLI Young Leader

Serge Matadi

Nestlé Congo

Heri Bitamala

CLI Facilitator


Jaron Bass, Sara Blum, and Abby Gaylord

Grantwriting Associates
"I believe in the power of each generation to change the face of nation through courage and leadership. CLI is enabling the youth of Congo to do exactly that."

Nathaniel Houghton

President & Founder
"The passion of the Congo’s youth inspires me every day. I am confident in the future of the DRC because of the amazing young people CLI works with."

Ben Goldberg

Marketing Associate
"The Congolese youth are committed and passionate members of their communities; CLI offers these youth the opportunity to harness their potential and make a tremendous change for their nation."

Garrett Miller

Deputy Director for Strategy
"The empowerment of young Congolese leaders that CLI enables is essential to creating a promising future in communities across the Congo."

Kathleen O'Day

"CLI is able to give Congolese youth the skills and framework to venture out and create their own future - not just for themselves, but for their communities in a sustainable and ethical way."


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