Our Staff

Rachel Lloyd, Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Julie Laurence, Chief Program Officer

Fathima P. Torres, Chief Operating Officer

Yvette Velez, Chief Financial Officer

Jamie Powlovich, Residential Director

Jessica Trudeau, Program Director

Bindu Balan, Development and Communications Director

GEMS staff currently consists of 30 full-time employees, 8 part-time employees, and approximately 10 volunteers and interns.