Executive Leadership

Committee for Children’s leadership team is dedicated to ensuring that children everywhere can thrive. Led by Chief Executive Officer Andrea Lovanhill, the team provides thought leadership in the fields of SEL and child advocacy, as well as strategic and operational direction to the organization’s employees. The team’s vision and combined expertise have distinguished the organization as the global leader of research-based educational programs that promote social-emotional skills and prevent bullying and sexual abuse. Committed to excellence, innovation, and the advancement of the social-emotional learning field, the team applies its unique expertise and perspectives to drive profitable, sustainable growth while staying true to the organization’s vision: safe children thriving in a peaceful world.

Andrea Lovanhill

Andrea Lovanhill

Chief Executive Officer

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Mia Doces

Vice President of International

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Emily Holthaus, Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer

Emily Holthaus

Chief People and Culture Officer

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tia kim

Tia Kim, PhD

Vice President of Education, Research, and Impact

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kelsie longbrake

Kelsie Longbrake

Vice President of Finance and Operations

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jessica martin

Jessica Martin

Vice President of People

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Shauna McBride

Chief of Staff

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Jordan Posamentier

Vice President of Policy and Advocacy

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Polly Stansell

Vice President of Product

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Lee Wilson

Chief Operating Officer

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