Genesis Peace Hub Strategy Team

Wendy Sternberg, MD

  • Founder & Executive Director, Genesis at the Crossroads

Badi Assad

  • Musician, Composer, Author
  • Saffron Caravan Vocalist and Guitarist

Ted Bellinger

  • Financial Analyst and Owner, Kairos Strategy LLC

Todd Niemiec, AIA, ALA

  • Principal, SMNG A Architects

Luca Mazzei

  • Entrepreneur
  • Strategic Management Consultant

Stacy Keach

  • Actor and Author
  • Performing Arts Educator

Joel Berman, RA, LEED-AP, NCARB

  • Founder and President, Joel Berman Architecture & Design, Ltd

Abha Joshi-Ghani

  • Senior Advisor, Infrastructure; The World Bank

Neeta Kolhatkar, MSW

  • City Editor & Journalist, The Free Press Journal (Mumbai)

Mike Pinelli

  • Co-founder and Partner, Synergy Construction Group

Frédérique Lehoux

  • First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN

Steve Bynum

  • Senior Producer, Worlview, WBEZ (Chicago’s National Public Radio station)

Brian Sher, Esq

  • Managing Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Law Firm

Muhammad Ismail Khursheed (Ismail Vohra)

  • Genesis IT & Social Media
  • IT Support and Social Impact Investment
  • Social Venture Founder: edTech and Takmeel

Robin Monsky

  • Director of Communications, Genesis’ Sports & Social Change Program
  • Former Principal, Round Robin Sports PR

Lisa Hall

  • Real Estate Broker, Kale Realty

Stephanie Pace Marshall, PhD

  • Global Education Thought Leader
  • Founding President, IL Math Science Academy

Aleks Mihailovic

  • Soccer Champion
  • Soccer Coach, Soccer Made in America
  • Director, Genesis’ Sports & Social Change Program

Genesis at the Crossroads is also guided by our Board and Advisors.