GPF Advisors

Team Member Maura Donlan

Senior Advisor on Partnerships, Global Partnerships Forum

Maura Donlan, Senior Advisor on Partnerships for the Global Partnerships Forum, is an advocacy and social impact stagiest based in Washington, DC. She has more than 25 years of experience in international development, advocacy, project and campaign management, and strategic communication.

Team Member Steven Haft

SVP, Innovation, Time Inc.

Steven Haft is currently Senior Vice President of Innovation at Time Inc. Prior to joining Time, Steven spent the past 10 years building Indyworks, a media management consultancy. The company works with for-profit and non-profit enterprises in the digital media, marketing and innovation sectors. Over more than a decade, Steven Haft has established himself as a thought leader on interactive media, emerging technologies, mobile and the Internet.

Team Member Jeff Klein

Director, Wharton Leadership Program, University of Pennsylvania

Jeff is the Director of the Wharton Leadership Program and a Lecturer at The Wharton School and the School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania.

Team Member Deborah Landey

Senior Advisor

Deborah Landey is a Conservation Fellow at the Wildlife Conservation Society. She is a member of the Board of Directors of: the Ethiopia School Readiness Initiative, the Humpty Dumpty Institute, One to One Women Coaching Women, as well as many other organizations.

Team Member Suvi Linden

CEO and Founder, PearlCon ltd - ITU Special Envoy for the BBC

Suvi Lindén was Finland’s Minister of Communications in 2007-2011. She was previously Minister of Culture, 1999-2002. Ms Lindén is a member of the National Coalition Party and was a Member of Parliament 1995-2011.

Team Member Maryalice Mazzara

Director of Educational Programs at SUNY’s Office of Global Affairs

Dr. Maryalice Mazzara is currently the Director of Educational Programs at SUNY’s Office of Global Affairs. She is the founding director of a scholarship and academic program for SUNY female students pursing careers in International Relations and Global Affairs, the JFEW SUNY Program.

Team Member Bruce A. Nasby

President, NGO Global

Mr. Nasby brings over 30 years of service to the organization and the non-profit sector. His involvement with youth, education, and business advocacy based organizations as a CEO and consultant is comprehensive and extensive.

Team Member Ambassador O’Donnell

Various directorships and advisory roles

Ambassador Francis M. O’Donnell (ret.), is a Life Member of the Institute of International and European Affairs, Director of Clans of Ireland (both under the patronage of the President of Ireland). He is also a Senior Advisor for Nonviolent Peaceforce. He also holds other directorships.

Team Member Djordjija Petkoski

Lecturer at The Wharton School

Dr. Petkoski is a Lecturer and Senior Fellow at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and serves as a consultant and adviser to the World Bank, Organization of American States, and other development organizations. He is also the founder and managing director of Global CDL. He has held various senior positions at the World Bank, including head of the Business, Competitiveness and Development Program.

Team Member Andrea Sullivan

Executive Director, Interbrand

During her six year tenure at Interbrand, Andrea has lead global branding engagements for clients including Microsoft, AIG, eBay, TD Ameritrade, Office Depot, McDonald's, Standard & Poor's, GE, NYSE, America's Second Harvest, Tyco International, ADP, Novartis, and Thomson-Reuters.

Team Member Katharina Vogeli

Consultant, Catalysts for Impact

Based in the Geneva region in Switzerland, Katharina looks back to over 25 years of an international career in public sector and civil society organizations in Europe, Africa and the United States. She has extensive expert knowledge on Africa, with long-term assignments in several countries of the Great Lakes region.

Team Member Trevor Wicks

Senior Advisor

Trevor started his career with Midland Bank, where he progressed to Senior Manager, structuring major projects of over 50 million pounds sterling with special responsibilities for Asia, from India to China. A couple specific projects included Guangzhou Rubber Bureaux’s first acquisition of a UK company, Dunlop Tyre Company. He also arranged purchase of a Philippines cigarette factory for Fortune Tobacco.

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