Meet the Team

Leadership & Advisors

We have an amazing, committed and passionate group of leaders and professionals who have come together to empower lasting change for GenZ.

Jennifer Libby
MSW, LCSW
Founder & CEO
Doug Stewart
JD
Chief Operating Officer
Brad Watson
MBA, CPA
CFO
Ron Robinson
Corporate Sponsorships
Boon Chew
Founder of Tappollo, Technical Lead and Advisor
Christy Johnson
Chairman of the Board & Strategic Partnerships 
Jean Gauvin
MD, PhD
Psychiatry Advisor & Board Member
Amy Kennedy
Education Director at the Kennedy Forum & Board Member
Ryan Rose
Startup Advisor & Corporate Partnerships
Burak Tansug
Technical Advisor & Board Member
Kayla Solinsky
M.A.
Educational Advisor & Board Member
Katie Greer
GenZ Board Member
Christian Elam
Gen Z VC, Advisor & Board Member
John Grund
MSW, LCSW
Mindfulness Expert & Board Member
Walt Greenberg
MBA
Venture Advisor
Matt Kraus
Emmy Award Winner & Board Member
Todd Schobel
STOPit Solutions Founder & Board Member
Carlos Medina
PBS and NJPBS Director & Board Member

Our Gen Z Team, The Heart of Promly

Our GenZ team has selflessly come together to share their voices, talents and ideas in order to help create better options for GenZ that will leave GenZ users feeling empowered and inspired.

Katie Greer

Katie Greer

Katie Greer (she/her/hers) is a graduate from Trinity College where she majored in Psychology and minored in Writing, Rhetoric and Media Studies. She was a member of the swim team at Trinity, and a captain her senior year. Currently, Katie is working for Promly as a Marketing and Project Coordinator. She is also working as the program director at Brain Balance in Summit, NJ. She is planning to go to graduate school eventually to get a Masters of Social Work. Her ultimate goal is to become a therapist.
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Ella Cannon

Ella Cannon

Ella Cannon (she/her/hers) is a graduate from Colby College where she double majored in Psychology and Sociology. For the past two years, she worked at McLean Hospital as an educator on a DBT unit for adolescent girls. Currently, Ella is working at Promly as a Project Coordinator! Next fall, she is attending Columbia University to receive a Master of Social Work degree. When Ella is not fighting for suicide prevention and mental health access she can be found learning how to fly airplanes or walking her little chihuahua named Richard!
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Alaina Stanisci

Alaina Stanisci

Laina (she/her/hers) is a senior in high school. In her spare time, you can find her on the soccer field, skiing and eating belgium waffles, or going on hikes with her dog Ella. As somebody with mental health experience, Laina wants to someday help others become the most authentic, happy, and genuine versions of themselves. When she was a junior in high school, she created her own clothing company, LooksbyLaina, with the initiative to deliver custom and affordable apparel that makes consumers feel radiant, comfortable, and most of all confident.
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Avi Parameshwar

Avi Parameshwar

Avi is currently a senior in high school. He enjoys anything to do with music, including listening and playing, and he is a member of his school's cross country team. He has enjoyed being an intern at Promly because he loves the mission and wants to make a difference!
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Julia McEnroe

Julia McEnroe

Julia McEnroe (she/her/hers) is a Promly intern and a junior in high school. She believes in Promly's mission and hopes to help make a change in teens' mental health.
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Zach Cirillo

Zach Cirillo

Zach Cirillo (he/him/his) is a junior in high school. He is a creative teenager with a talent and passion for music, singing and performing arts. He likes to write his own music, poetry, and he loves solving rubix cubes.
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Michael Pyo

Michael Pyo

Michael Pyo (he/him/his) is a senior in high school. He has three dogs (Duke, Dizzy, and Louie) and loves to binge Netflix. He is an avid fencer, writer, saxophonist, and advocate for mental health.
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Frances Lafontant

Frances Lafontant

Frances (she/her/hers) is a senior at Tulane University in New Orleans and she is originally from the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. She is majoring in Sociology and minoring in Business and Social Entrepreneurship. She enjoys spending time with friends, playing poker, and working out.
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Christina Kodsi

Christina Kodsi

Christina (she/her/hers) attends high school in Maryland. Her favorite courses include government and literary related subjects. In her spare time, she likes to run, play basketball and try new restaurants in the area.
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Zahra Wilson

Zahra Wilson

Zahra loves spending time with family, playing instruments, and playing sports. She also likes reading, music, cooking and singing. She wants to have her own business and travel when she gets older.
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Sasha Cole

Sasha Cole

Sasha (he/him/his) is a junior studying at Drexel University majoring in entrepreneurship and minoring in sports management and graphic design. He enjoys living through soccer, has an interest in tech, and is always looking for better design.
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Eve Sorrentino

Eve Sorrentino

Eve (she/her/hers) is a junior at Tulane University studying communications, management, and psychology. At home in New Jersey, she spends most of her time with her dogs Molly and Leo, and she also loves spending time baking, painting, or doing other creative projects.
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Pooja Tailor

Pooja Tailor

Pooja Tailor (she/her/hers) is a freshman at the University of Maryland. She is a very go with the flow type of person and she is always up for an adventure. She has been to almost 30 different countries and she love to travel.
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Charlotte Greer

Charlotte Greer

Charlotte Greer (she/her/hers) is a senior at Gettysburg College. She is majoring in sociology and minoring in anthropology. She has a passion for community service and has done different service trips over several summers in a few different countries. She really enjoys adventure and travel and she won't hesitate to try new opportunities- she has been to six out of the seven continents!
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Julia Valario

Julia Valario

Julia Vallario is a 19 year old girl that loves making a difference in the world. She often finds herself babysitting, volunteering, and studying. She loves giving back to her community and is so glad to be a part of Promly!
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Saira Rajparia

Saira Rajparia

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Scarlett Campbell

Scarlett Campbell

Scarlett Campbell is sixteen years old and is a rising junior in high school. She has a passion for decreasing the stigmatism behind mental illness and advocating the importance of mental health especially amongst her peers.
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Mark Thackery

Mark Thackery

Mark is a 15-year-old who is in his junior year of high school. He plays football and lacrosse during the fall and spring. In his free time, Mark likes to learn different coding languages and hopes one day to create his own app.
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Michael Kodsi

Michael Kodsi

Michael Kodsi is a first-year at the University of Virginia hoping to major in Economics. He loves listening to music, most notably Lil Baby, Roddy Ricch, 42 Dugg, and Kanye West. He also enjoys playing pickup basketball to keep active. One last thing about him: he has been working on a high school internship search website, SipsNow.com, to make internships more equitable. Check it out!
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Charles Lewis

Charles Lewis

Charles Lewis is a Junior going for a CS Major at CCSU. For school, he has done projects in Java, C, Python, and has experience in web programming. In his free time, Charles has worked on various projects, such as a VR game in Unreal Engine 4, a Discord bot, and a website using Django. Has experience working in teams in various settings, such as trial work, and other school projects. His hobbies include playing guitar, working out, and working on personal projects.
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Christian Greer

Christian Greer

Christian (he/him/his) recently graduated from the University of the South where he majored in history. Currently he is enrolled in a graduate program at the University of California Irvine for Esports.
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Julia Szynal

Julia Szynal

Julia Szynal (she/her/hers) is a junior at Boston College, majoring in Applied Psychology and Human Development with a concentration in Special Education and two minors: Restorative and Transformational Justice and Cybersecurity. She is from Summit, NJ and in her free time, she loves to watch movies, go to SoulCycle and play lacrosse.
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Kiriyan Kartsev

Kiriyan Kartsev

Kiriyan Kartsev is a student at San Jose State University studying Business Marketing. He was born and raised in California and he still continues to reside there. He enjoys martial arts and he still continues to train almost everyday.
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Clare Culligan

Clare Culligan

Clare (she/her/hers) is a sophomore at Lafayette College, majoring in neuroscience on the pre-med track. Clare is a member of the Lafayette women's lacrosse team. She is from Madison, NJ, and in her free time she loves to travel, surf, eat ice cream and play with her dog Rocky!
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Rita Russo

Rita Russo

Rita Russo is a junior at Loyola Marymount University studying psychology, philosophy and English. In her free time she enjoys reading and writing, playing guitar, skiing, reading tarot cards and hiking. Rita plans on pursuing a career involving writing and editing.
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Brendan Armstrong

Brendan Armstrong

Brendan is an intern at Promly and a sophomore at Boston College. He enjoys playing soccer, hiking, being with friends, and he loves dogs.
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Camy Kam

Camy Kam

After graduating with a bachelor's degree in marketing, Camy worked full time on an e-commerce team before deciding to develop her technical skills and went back to school to become a computer programming student. In her free time she enjoys travelling, learning, and trying new things which have included fencing, medieval sword fighting, and resin crafting.
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Juliette Banner

Juliette Banner

Juliette Banner (she/her/hers) is a sophomore at the University of Delaware. She grew up in Livingston, New Jersey where she attended Livingston High School. Currently, she is looking to further her career experience and passion for social media and digital marketing.
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Shilpa Bendi

Shilpa Bendi

Shilpa is currently in her last semester of computer programming course at Algonquin College. She loves to cook and learn about new technologies when she has free time.
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Dylan Dansky

Dylan Dansky

Dylan is a sophomore at Lehigh University from Livingston, New Jersey. She is majoring in psychology and minoring in sociology. She is very passionate about mental health and raising awareness about the prevalence of teen suicide.
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Yusuf Ahmed

Yusuf Ahmed

Yusuf is a Student at Algonquin College and he is studying Computer Programming. He was born and raised in Ontario, Canada. He hopes to one day be able to create a video game for anyone to enjoy playing.
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Hassan Ali

Hassan Ali

Hassan is a college student with technical ambitions and he is writing his own book and he wants to create his own video game company.
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Nirali

Nirali

Nirali (she/her) is from India. She loves meeting new people from different cultures and networking with them. She is currently pursuing her post graduation in Digital Marketing from Douglas College. She loves cooking new tasty dishes. She enjoys traveling to new places and capturing pictures and memories.
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Maddie Morton

Maddie Morton

Maddie Morton (she/her/hers) is a freshman at Holy Cross and has been an intern at Promly since November 2020. She is interested in pursuing a major in Psychology in college and enjoys going on hikes with her friends and family.
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Harsimrat Kaur

Harsimrat Kaur

Harsimrat is from India. They did their graduation in the field of journalism and mass communication. She is a freelancer News reporter and she wishes to be a program anchor someday. She loves to sketch portraits and splash colours on sheets.
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Molly Culligan

Molly Culligan

Molly is a senior in high school in NJ. She plays field hockey and lacrosse and works at her town’s cupcake shop. She is happiest when she is with family, friends, her dog (or watching dog videos), and eating cupcakes!
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Yu-Ting Liu (Amy)

Yu-Ting Liu (Amy)

Amy (she/hers/her) loves taking a walk under the sunshine, watching animations and photography.
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Ishita Raval

Ishita Raval

Ishita (she/her) is currently pursuing a Post Degree Diploma in Marketing at Douglas College.
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Christina Giambattista

Christina Giambattista

Christina (she/her/hers) is a student at Boston University studying neurobiology and psychology on the Pre-Med track. She wants to make a difference in the mental health world. One day, she is hoping she can practice medicine as a Psychiatrist so that she can play a role in people’s recoveries, specifically adolescents.
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Xiyuan Hu

Xiyuan Hu

Xiyuan Hu is currently studying at NYU for her master's degree. Before that, she lived in California for four years while in college. She graduated from UC Irvine as a business economics student. She is a people person and she enjoys diving and painting in her free time.
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