Katherine Snider, Executive Director
Katherine joined Baby Buggy in 2008 as Deputy Director and assumed the role of Executive Director in 2009. She initiated the launch of the Fatherhood Initiative and Superstorm Sandy relief and led the organization through key milestones including the merger with LA Diaper Drive, the Seventh Generation partnership and the national distribution scale-up. Originally from Montreal, Quebec, Katherine received her BA in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia. She has over twenty years of experience in non-profit management, including serving as an Associate Director at the Rockefeller Foundation and Vice President of Public Affairs for the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. Katherine is the mom of two boys and “found” Baby Buggy in 2005 when she was looking for a place to take her sons’ gently used stroller and swing. She fell in love with the organization then and is now a proud member of the GOOD+ Foundation team.
Laurel Parker West, Ph. D., Vice President of National Programs & Operations
At GOOD+ Foundation, Laurel works to ensure that all of our programs are working towards our goal of helping all children outgrow poverty. Before joining GOOD+ Foundation, Laurel was the Executive Director of the Women’s Fund of Long Island and the Wyoming Women’s Foundation, and has spent her entire career in the nonprofit sector implementing and researching poverty solutions. Laurel’s favorite part of her job is when she gets to visit grantee partners in person and hear directly from social workers, program leaders, and families about how GOOD+ Foundation donations are making their programs even stronger.
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Carly Harrill, Associate Vice President, Marketing & Fundraising
Carly joined GOOD+ Foundation in 2014 as the LA Managing Director and assumed the role of Associate VP of Marketing & Fundraising in 2017. With more than 15 years experience in marketing, communications, corporate partnerships and non-profit management, Carly has developed the organization’s operation and programming in Los Angeles facilitating the merger with LA Diaper Drive, while raising over $1 million in cash and product and creating the organization’s signature fundraising event, the Halloween Bash. Before joining GOOD+, Carly was the Director of Strategic Partnerships at Healthy Child Healthy World—now operated under the Environmental Working Group—a national non–profit dedicated to protecting children from environmental toxins. Carly says she comes to work each day because she believes that everyone falls on hard times at some point in their lives, and sometimes it takes just one act of compassion to alter someone’s future … think what that can do for a child.
Rick Justiniano, Product Donations & Operations Director
Rick has been managing all operations of the GOOD+ Foundation warehouse since 2010, including receiving all product donations from corporate and individual donors, managing the warehouse space/logistics and helping facilitate outgoing donations to our grantee partners. Rick was born and raised in NYC and has spent his entire career working in the non-profit sector providing much-needed services to the community. As a father of two girls, he believes in the mission of GOOD+ Foundation and enjoys his position as Product Donations & Operations Director, aka ‘The Lord of The Loft.’
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Erin Berger, Director of Corporate Product Outreach
Erin works to secure critical product and goods for our grantee partners and the families they serve. Previously, Erin worked for PENCIL, a NYC-based non-profit organization that helps bridge the gap between business and public education. Since she joined GOOD+ Foundation in 2001, you can always hear Erin being introduced to donors and friends as “employee number 1.”
To contact Erin about corporate product donations, email her at Erin@goodplusfoundation.org
Enjoli Duval-Robinson, Corporate & Individual Giving Manager
Enjoli is an accomplished brand marketing and communications professional, with experience in both the in-house and agency side. Prior to joining GOOD+ Foundation, Enjoli most recently managed public relations and partnerships at Blue Flame Agency, after being in-house at David Yurman for three years. In her early career, Enjoli worked at public relations agencies both in Los Angeles and New York handling special events and leading entertainment based campaigns. Since 2017, Enjoli has been volunteering her time with the Center for Food Action and decided she wanted to use her skills and background to enrich the non-profit/social service community as the next step in her career.
To contact Enjoli about corporate partnerships, email her at Enjoli@goodplusfoundation.org
Aubree Oakes Slaven, Director of Events
Aubree manages all GOOD+ Foundation sponsorship and events, including fundraisers and marketing activations, along with the Friends of GOOD+. Aubree launched her career in entertainment PR and events which is what initially led her to GOOD+ Foundation and she has evolved within the organization over the past 5 years. Aubree is the newest mother in the GOOD+ family.
Abdulai Aidoo, CPA, MBA, Accounting & Database Manager
Aidoo handles all bookkeeping for GOOD+ Foundation and ensures best practice financial and record-keeping principles according to Better Business Bureau standards. Having joined the organization in 2016, Aidoo brings a great deal of experience in accounting, having previously working with the NYC Department of Transportation and an international wealth tax company. He spends his spare time volunteering and doing pro bono tax and accounting work for other non profit organizations. Aidoo enjoys working at GOOD+ Foundation because the organization is focused on supporting the welfare and greater good of families, and family is very important to him. Aidoo began his accounting career working for his mum’s bakery in Ghana.
Alexia Chalita, MBA, Marketing and Individual Giving Manager
Alexia manages the marketing and individual giving for GOOD+ Foundation. In this role, Alexia develops and coordinates fundraising campaigns and executes strategies for donor retention and cultivation. Prior to joining the team, Alexia received her MBA in Marketing and Bachelors in Communications from California Lutheran University. Alexia has extensive marketing experience, specilizing in social media, digital marketing, and marketing plan creation and execution. Apart from her experience, Alexia brings bilingual (Spanish/English) abilities to the team. Alexia is very excited to join the GOOD+ team and enter the wonderful world of nonprofit!
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Mairin O’Connor, NY Program Manager
Mairin works to prepare all incoming products in New York to go out for donation and manages the GOOD+ Foundation volunteer program, which sees thousands of volunteers who donate their time to GOOD+ Foundation every year. Prior to joining the GOOD+ Foundation team in 2017, Mairin was a middle school teacher and worked as a program manager with education non-profits. She attended Fordham University, where she received her bachelor’s in sociology and anthropology. As the aunt of five young nieces and nephews, Mairin loves the mission of GOOD+ because she knows how important these goods are in raising happy and healthy little ones!
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Cameron Kinslow, MBA, MSc-IDS, LA Operations & Program Manager
Cameron joined the GOOD+ Foundation in 2017 to oversee our grantee partner program and warehouse operations in Los Angeles. He comes to GOOD+ Foundation with four years of non-profit experience, managing volunteer educators and community resources for health access programs with HealthCorps in Southern California and Peer Health Exchange in New York City. Before joining GOOD+ Foundation, Cameron volunteered for a year with educational programs serving migrant populations in Thailand and Italy, in addition to distributing basic necessities for refugees in mainland Greece. He holds Masters degrees in Business Administration and International Development & Service, as well as a B.A. in Organizational Studies from Pitzer College. As one of nine siblings raised in Pomona, California he is very excited to contribute to the GOOD+ Foundation’s work supporting families in need.
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Valaya Johnson, MPH, LA Program Coordinator
Valaya acts as the liaison to our network of Los Angeles grantee partners, ensuring the timely distribution of goods to the families who need it most. Before joining GOOD+ Foundation, Valaya received her Master’s in Public Health from the University of Southern California and interned as a health educator for the Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Program. Valaya is thrilled to be a part of the GOOD+ Foundation team and loves how the organization is empowering families in order to break the cycle of poverty.
Bani Sarang, NY Program Coordinator
Bani works closely with our New York grantee partners to ensure goods are distributed to families in needs. She attended SUNY- University at Albany, where she received her bachelors in psychology and sociology. Prior to joining Good+ Foundation, Bani was an Americorps member supporting early childhood education and also worked at a charter school in East Harlem. Bani is super excited to be back working in the nonprofit world!
Anastasia Plavnicky, NY Volunteer Coordinator
Anastasia works closely with our volunteers and all incoming New York donations. Before coming to GOOD+ Foundation, Anastasia was an Americorps member working as a volunteer coordinator with an environmental nonprofit and also worked as a communications manager with a nonprofit that helps women in India. She received her bachelor’s degree in anthropology and gender studies from SUNY Plattsburgh. Anastasia loves to volunteer and hopes to share this enthusiasm with GOOD+ Volunteers.
Carlos Franco, LA Warehouse and Donation Assistant
Carlos Franco joined GOOD+ Foundation in March of 2018 as our LA Warehouse and Donation Assistant. In this role, Carlos is responsible for processing, inventorying, and managing all individual and corporate donations to support the organization’s mission of collecting and donating essential children’s items to grantee partners throughout Los Angeles. As an LA native, Carlos brings years of experience to the team and he's very excited learn about nonprofits!
Andy Zarzuela, NY Program Assistant
Andy is the muscle of the warehouse. He helps to fill all outgoing donations to our NY Grantee partners, he organizes our warehouse space and does everything in between. Andy came to GOOD+ Foundation in 2015 through a summer youth program and enjoyed the work we did here so much that he’s since stayed on. Andy is currently a student at Baruch College looking to venture into the field of Business & Economics. Coming from a large family, Andy understands the significance for nonprofits such as GOOD+ Foundation.