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ISE Staff

Vincent Ashcroft, Senior Economist

Ali Dahlin, Research Assistant

Dr. Scott Guggenheim, Senior Advisor

Saša Hezir, Analyst

Andrew Laing, Public Economics Practice Manager

Clare Lockhart, Director

Heather Maher, Communications Director

Mary Ellen Manfull, Administrator

Monik Markus, Project Manager

Amy McPherson, Financial Manager

Tom O’Brien, Adjunct Research Fellow

Mina al-Oraibi, Senior Fellow

Alex Park, Consultant

Dr. Mohammad Qayoumi, Senior Fellow

Alan Solow, Senior Strategy Advisor

Marika Theros, Senior Fellow


ISE Advisory Board

Stephen Peel 

Kerry Healey

Jeffrey Gedmin 

Kashif Zafar

Johanna Mendelson Forman

Frank Kramer

Dr. Lin Wells

Dick O’Neill

Mary Boies


ISE Funders and Partner Organizations (current and past)

Arsenault Family Foundation

Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Government of Canada

Carnegie Corporation

Compton Foundation


Legatum Institute

Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Open Society Foundation

Paul E. Singer Foundation

Rockefeller Brothers Fund

Russell Foundation

Smith Richardson Foundation

UK Department for International Development

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

World Bank

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