Executive Team

Jeremy Schwartz

Executive Director

Jeremy serves as Executive Director for World Possible, providing vision and guidance to the organization's efforts. He led World Possible's early RACHEL deployment efforts to Sierra Leone in 2009.

Jana Melpolder

Marketing Manager

Jana presents World Possible through social media, newsletters, and more. She studied Anthropology and International Development, and has worked with UNICEF, Inveneo, and has been published on World Vision and Beliefnet.

Jonathan Field

VP of Technology

Jonathan leads RACHEL development and content curation. He spends several months each year installing and teaching technology at schools in South Africa. Jonathan previously worked at Microsoft and as Director of Development at Zappos.com.

Thane Richard

Community Development

The latest member of the World Possible team, Thane is responsible for community outreach and building partnerships with our users. Thane is a graduate of Brown University and worked in Marketing at Outernet.

Board of Directors

Norberto Mujica

Board Member / RACHEL Creator

Norberto is a Senior Engineer with Cisco Systems in San Jose, CA. Norberto co-founded World Possible in 2009 and developed the original RACHEL product in English and Spanish.

John Walker

Board Member / RACHEL Content

John is retired veteran of Cisco Systems. While at Cisco, John taught C programming to software engineers. John began volunteering with World Possible in 2009 and leads our RACHEL content packages.

Joan Fuetsch

Board Member / Director Latin America

Joan leads World Possible's efforts in Latin America and RACHEL Espanol distribution. Her commitment to development in Guatemala and Honduras is unrivalled, as is her passion for making a personal impact.

Bruce Baikie

Board Member

Bruce brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the World Possible team with an extensive career in engineering, ICT4D, and telecommunications.

Pranav Rastogi

Board Member / Founder

Pranav is a co-founder of numerous organizations, including World Possible. In 2008, Pranav helped lay the foundation for what has grown into World Possible today.

Don Karr

Treasurer

Don Karr is a Certified Public Accountant and serves as the Chief Operating Officer for Los Angeles based law firm Miller Barondess. Don has provided financial statement audits for Fortune 500 companies across numerous industries.

World Chapters

Please check out our individual chapter pages:

Guatemala East Africa West Africa US Justice Namibia