Our Team

Sasha Ghosh-Siminoff  | Executive Director and Co-Founder

Mr. Ghosh-Siminoff is the Executive Director of People Demand Change Inc. The former Executive Director at the Syrian Emergency Task Force and journalist with Congressional Quarterly…

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Bassam Barabandi | Director of External Relations and Co-Founder

Born in Damascus City with familial ties to Deir Azzour Province, Syria, Bassam Barabandi worked in the diplomatic civil service of the Syrian Government for 14 years before leaving the Syrian Embassy in Washington DC…

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Nidal Betare | Managing Director and Co-Founder

Nidal Betare (Bitari), holds a Masters in Political Sociology, and worked as a program coordinator in Support of Iraqi refugees in Syria at the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) and Danish Red Cross (DRC)…

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Arie Groenveld | Grants and Contracts Associate

Arie Groenveld is the Grants and Contracts Associate for People Demand Change. Arie joined PDC in 2017, having previously completed an internship with PDC in 2015…

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