The America250 Foundation is the nonprofit partner of the U.S. Semiquincentennial Commission, bringing private sector energy to the Commission’s work and providing the Commission with the financial and staff resources to bring its vision for America250 to life.

Senior Management Team

Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Vice President of Outreach and Engagement

Interim Chief Executive Officer

Vice President of Finance

Chief Technology Officer

Vice President of Plan Development

Vice President of Development


Chief Development Officer


Shanell Bryan

Creative Services Director

Maricela Dominguez

Engagement Coordinator

Kay Durante

Director of the Office of the CEO

Cole Fiala

Senior Manager of International Programs and Partnerships

David Hamon

Advisory Council Liaison

Andrei Jacobs

Senior Manager of Tribal Partnerships

Maria Maiurro

Senior Lead, Digital Content Strategy

Nicole Malli

Senior Manager of National and Community Partnerships

Lilibeth Maqui

Senior Accountant

Shawn McBurney

State Outreach Senior Manager

Kara Nolte

Director of Marketing and Brand Engagement

Thea Richard

Senior Manager of Federal Programs

Michael Shulansky

Director of Communications

Carly Swaim

Director of Signature Programs

Mariah Wolek

Development Research Manager