Angélica Ocampo

Angélica Ocampo joined the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh in November 2015 as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to coming to the Council, Ocampo served as Executive Director of Worldfund, a New York-based organization that supports teacher development in Mexico and Brazil. Born and raised in Argentina, Ocampo earned a B.A. in Political Science … Read More

Annie Prucey

Annie Prucey serves as the World Affairs Council’s Vice President. In this role, she helps oversee operations in the areas of educational programming, communications, fundraising, finances, and human resource management. Annie has more than twenty years of experience in nonprofit management and international education. She joined the World Affairs Council team in 1998 and has since … Read More

Nayab Khan

Development Associate
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Nayab Khan joined the Council in November 2015. She has more than five years of development and fundraising experience. Nayab graduated from Western Washington University with a B.A. in English Literature. In 2014 Nayab received her M.A. in Public Administration from Seattle University. Prior to joining the Council, Nayab worked as the Development Coordinator at … Read More

Amber Makokele

Amber Makokele joined the Council in April 2016 and serves as the Finance Manager.  Amber graduated from Clarion University of Pennsylvania in 2011 with a B.A. in Corporate Finance, Personal Financial Planning and Real Estate and is currently working to complete her Master of Business Administration degree at Waynesburg University.  Amber spent the first five … Read More

Emily Markham

Public Program Manager
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Emily Markham joined the Council in August 2013, and currently serves as a Public Program Manager. In this role, she helps manage the Council’s public programming efforts, supports the Council’s weekly radio show, the “Pittsburgh Global Press Conference,” which airs on 1410 KQV AM radio, and provides grant writing and development support. Prior to joining … Read More

Joe Poskin

Joe Poskin manages day-to-day operations for the World Affairs Council. Before joining the team, he provided administrative and logistical support at Mentoring USA, an international nonprofit based in New York City that creates supportive mentorships for children and young adults. Most recently, Joe taught English at a university in Bangkok. While living there, he enjoyed … Read More