Board of Directors

Global Nomads Groups is supported by a Board of Directors that provides mission-based leadership and strategic governance and helps to ensure that we are able to meet the ambitious goals we have set for ourselves.  Our Board members bring a range of backgrounds, experiences and expertise to Global Nomads and are united in the belief in the power and potential of youth around the world. 

Sidney R. Smith III, a man with medium brown skin tone smiling
Chairman of the Board

President, SRS Counsel, LLC

Kathy Shirin Benemann - SVP of Marketing, Feedzai
Vice President of Product Marketing, H2O.ai

SVP, Global Customer Experience & Design, Mastercard
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Executive Consultant
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Executive Director and National Market Executive,
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Vice President and General Manager,
Greater New York and Canada,
Herman Miller
Black and White photo of our board member Diana - a black women with long 4A curls, a black jacket with a zip, smiling directly at our camera
Chief Investment Officer, Kirkoswald Asset Management
Black and White photo of our board member, Arsha - a white woman with long straight black hair and a black top with a black bow on the collar
Director, Global Real Estate, Shearman & Sterling
Black and White photo of our board member Oorlagh - a white woman with dark pinned back hair, smiling directly at the camera
Oscar-winning filmmaker and artist
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
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Head of Health & Wellness, Americas,
WPP
Black and White photo of our board member Ana - a hispanic/white woman with long dark wavy hair and a black high-collared jacket
Senior Advisor, Hispanic Marketing, Edelman

Support Our Work

Global Nomads Group is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization supported through generous grants and contributions from global-minded donors inspired by the promise of the next generation of youth.