GRW staff have been working in the violence against women field for decades and are tireless in their efforts to ensure that our network of partners has consistent access to the current best practices and developments happening across the globe on bettering responses to violence against women.
Administrative AssociateNazifa Wazirzada is the Administrative Associate at Global Rights for Women. She received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2019, where she pursued her degree in International Studies and Communication with a minor in Chinese.
Development and Communications ManagerSara brings over 10 years of experience in driving organizational growth, including nonprofit consulting work for organizations in several countries and previously worked as a Community Manager for the American Cancer Society in Duluth, MN.
Consultant Expert Trainers
Judge Elizabeth Cutter
Judge Shaun Floerke
Lieutenant Scott Jenkins
Judge Kathryn Quaintance
Board of Directors
Lynn Anderson, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Holiday Companies
Liz Barrere, Owner, Liz Barrere Consulting
Holly Eng, Vice President and General Counsel, Cargill
Bob Hamilton (Treasurer), Chief Operating Officer, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Richard Ihrig (Board Chair), Director, Richard Ihrig Law Firm
Imani Jaafar, Director, Office of Police Conduct Review (City of Minneapolis)
Jim Jacobson, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Medica
Jennifer Kemp, Founding Partner, Cimarron Winter
Lavina Lau, CEO, River of Goods
Susan Nestor Levy, Executive Vice President (retired), Ascension Health Alliance
Lynn Schubert, President, Surety & Fidelity Association of America (retired)
Sally Spence, Global Studies Program Specialist, Office of Global Studies, St. Catherine University