Our Staff

Planet Forward engages young people to share the stories of innovators and solutions to the biggest challenges facing our planet. Through media, teaching and convening we empower new voices and elevate compelling ideas. This is the team that makes it happen on a daily basis.

Our Staff

Frank Sesno

Founding Director | Planet Forward

Kim Ossi

Associate Director | Planet Forward

Anneliese Palmer

Sr. Editor & Education Lead | Planet Forward

Aaron Dye

Multimedia Editor & Producer | Planet Forward

Elena Mantilla

Program Coordinator & Assistant Editor | Planet Forward

Imani M. Cheers

Director of Academic Adventures | Planet Forward

David Lippy

Consultant | Planet Forward

Jesse J. Holland

Director of the Planet Forward Frontline Climate Fellowship | George Washington University

Daria Nastasia

Planet Forward Video Assistant | George Washington University

Chambers Miller

Communications and Editorial Intern | George Washington University