Hi! We're the Kiva Team. We work every day to ensure that your loan dollars make a difference for borrowers around the world. We come from a vast array of countries and backgrounds, but we have one thing in common: we're all passionate about Kiva's mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Interested in joining our team? Check out Kiva's open positions here.

Management

Matt Flannery
Co-Founder and CEO
Premal Shah
President
Austin Choi
General Counsel
Lisa Hogen
Chief Development Officer
George Redenbaugh
Chief Financial Officer
Sam Mankiewicz
Chief Technical Officer
Rick Levenson.
Vice President, Engineering
Katherine Woo
Chief Product Officer
Giovanna Masci
Senior Director, Global Portfolio
Jacob Schultz.
Vice President of People
Jonny Price.
Senior Director, Kiva Zip

Development

Bennett Grassano
Senior Director, Development
Karen Little
Director, Development
Lisa Hogen.
Chief Development Officer
Liezl van Riper
Director, Development - East Coast
Julie Campbell
Development Coordinator

Marketing & Communications

Chelsa Bocci
Sr. Director, Community and Online Marketing
Kate Kleinschmidt
Senior Manager, Online Marketing
Laura Piper
Manager, Community Support
Ryan Little
Video Production Manager
Jessica Hansen
Education Development Manager
Jason Riggs
Director, Marketing & Media Alliances
Brandon Smith
Community Marketing Coordinator
Michael Cusenza
Community Support Coordinator
Aurora Lee
Content Coordinator
Talea Miller
Content Manager
Hania Abu-Eid
Communications Manager

Partner Investments

Giovanna Masci.
Senior Director, Global Portfolio
Juan Barbed
Portfolio Manager, Mexico, Central America, & the Caribbean
Michael Looft
Regional Director, Europe & Asia
Saheba Sahni
Portfolio Manager, South Asia & the Middle East
Newton Nthiga
Portfolio Officer, Anglophone Africa
Cher Jacques
Regional Director, Africa
Carlos Pierre
Portfolio Manager, Strategic Initiatives
Claudine Emeott
Portfolio Manager, Strategic Initiatives
Kathy Guis
Portfolio Manager, Francophone and North Africa
Cynthia McMurry
Regional Director, Latin America & the Caribbean
Nicolas Lafaye
Portfolio Manager, South America
Michelle Schenck
Field Support Specialist, Anglophone Africa
David Kitusa
Regional Development Officer, Anglophone Africa
Chad Sterbenz
Risk Director

Product & User Experience

Katherine Woo.
Chief Product Officer
Gerard Niemira
Director, Product Management
Abe Wallin
Design Director
Nick Anderson
Product Manager, Internal Tools
Adam Farmer
Visual Designer
Pete Campion
Sr. Product Manager, Web Optimization and Revenue
Cherry Mangat
Product Manager, Partner Technology
Kyle Miller
Product Manager

Engineering

Rick Levenson
Vice President, Engineering
Zvi Boshernitzan
Senior Software Engineer
Jen Kobayashi
Senior Manager, Engineering
Amy Risch
Manager, Engineering (Core Services)
Tim Ledlie
Senior Software Engineer
Sam Mankiewicz.
Chief Technical Officer
Marc Dantona
Manager, IT
Kevin O'Brien
Manager, Engineering (Internal Tools)
Noah Balmer
Manager, Engineering (Business Development)
Chris Whitten
Senior Software Engineer
Jonathan Kart
Senior Software Engineer
Aswin Venkata
Software Engineer
Gabriel Castillo
Senior Web Developer
Jim Edlin
Senior Web Developer
Harry Pottash
Senior Software Engineer
Martin Butt
Senior Software Engineer
Abhishek Bhatnagar
Software Engineer
Jim Cooley
Director, Technical Operations
Van Mittal-Henkle
Senior Software Engineer
Eliza Leong
Quality Assurance Engineer
Amit Pansare
Senior Software Engineer
Andy Kalinowitsch
Manager, Engineering (Partner Microfinance)
Stev Witzel
Senior Software Engineer
Zahid Zaman
Software Engineer
Joshua Starkey
Quality Assurance Engineer II
Marian Reynov
Software Engineer - Internal Tools
Cindy Ijima
Quality Assurance Engineer
Jay Mallatt
Engineering Lead, Dev Ops
Jacob Saur
Software Engineer
Jake Pizzala
Software Engineer - Salesforce

Human Resources

Jacob Schultz
Vice President of People
Christina Marie Pack
People and Culture Manager
Radhika Warrier
Manager, HR
Genevieve Ryan
Office Manager

Partner Operations

Eric Brandt
Associate Program Manager, Kiva Fellows Program
Shana Soltani
Kiva Fellows Program Coordinator
Riana Robinson
Fellows Program Coordinator
Dave Koken
Senior Field Support Specialist, South & Southeast Asia & the Pacific
Meg Gray
Associate Manager, Field Support
Kathrin Gerner
Field Support Specialist, Francophone Africa
Kate Bennett
Field Support Specialist, South America
Claire Markham
Field Support Specialist, Anglophone Africa
Jonathan Bloom
Field Support Specialist, North America, Central America & the Caribbean
Mac Parish
Portfolio Manager, Anglophone & Lusophone Africa
Max Machkasau
Senior Field Support Specialist, Europe & Central Asia
Jomay Liu
Knowledge Manager
Wesley Schrock
Field Support Specialist, North America and the Caribbean
Lev Plaves
Field Support Specialist, Middle East and South Asia
Catherine Cocke
Partner Support Coordinator
Patricia Wada
Manager, Review and Translation Program
Monica Wooters
Review and Translation Coordinator
Janessa Van Vechten
Review and Translation Coordinator

Finance

Sonali Kothari
Director, Strategic Planning
Ilhama Aliyeva
Manager, Finance
Greg Allen
Manager, Business Analytics and Financial Analysis
Maria Zaldivar
Staff Accountant
George Redenbaugh.
Chief Financial Officer

Legal

Austin Choi.
General Counsel
Carolyn Bills
Associate Corporate Counsel

Zip

Daniel Jung
Program Manager, Kiva Zip
Akash Trivedi
Program Manager, Kiva Zip
Jonny Price
Senior Director, Kiva Zip
Justin Renfro
Associate Manager, Business Development