HRF Staff

HRF staff are dedicated, energetic professionals with a variety of backgrounds and specializations — including law, media, and grassroots advocacy — united by a strong passion for freedom and human rights. Our team includes:

Celine Assaf Boustani
International Legal Associate
 
Andrea Austin
Director of Programs
 
Javier El-Hage
Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
 
Ellen Eoff
Development Specialist
 
Sandra Germaine
Executive Assistant to the President
 
Alex Gladstein
Chief Strategy Officer
 
Roberto González
International Legal Associate
 
Noemi Gonzalo-Bilbao
Communications Specialist & Media Relations Coordinator
 
Thor Halvorssen
President & CEO
 
Jamie Hancock
Senior Coordinator, Oslo Freedom Forum
 
Joy Jiao
International Legal Associate
 
Katia Krasavina
Program Officer
 
John Lechner
Program & Technology Officer
 
Alexandra Prow
Program Associate
 
Centa Rek
International Legal Associate
 
Jim Warnock
Director of Outreach