Almas Naseem

Almas is a Digital Specialist at ICCT in India, where she supports the team in maximizing the reach and impact of ICCT’s India work through digital outreach and engagement. Previously, she worked as a Communication Associate with the Energy Program at World Resources Institute India. In her 4.5 years of work experience as a Development […]

Yan Peng

Ms. Peng Yan is the Communications Associate at the ICCT Beijing Office, where she is responsible for the daily operations of the ICCT China official website and WeChat account, as well as developing and implementing local branding strategies. Before joining ICCT, she interned at the Bayer Communications Department, where she contributed to event planning and […]

Jessica Peyton

Jessica is the Associate Communications Specialist for the US and Canada. She supports the development and implementation of communications strategy and outreach activities such as media engagement, webinars, social media campaigns, and newsletters. Previously, Jessica worked on the public engagement team at SPUR, a non-profit public policy think tank in San Francisco, organizing public programs […]

Tomás Francisco Husted

Tomás joined ICCT in November 2023. He was previously an analyst in African affairs at the Congressional Research Service, where he covered coastal West and Central Africa, and a grants and development fellow with the International Rescue Committee in Sierra Leone. He holds an MA from George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and […]

Anandi Mishra

Anandi is the Communications and Public Relations Manager at ICCT India, where she oversees institutional communications strategy, editorial and media responsibilities. With over eight years of experience, including four years as a journalist, Anandi brings a wealth of expertise as a communications strategist and media relations professional. Prior to joining ICCT, she worked at the […]

Lori Sharn

Lori Sharn joined ICCT as an editor and writer in 2023. Her previous experience as a journalist includes more than a decade of writing about all modes of transportation for USA Today and Public Works Financing. Most recently, as editorial director of CEO Update, she led a team of reporters covering news, trends, and leadership […]

Daniel Aleixo

Daniel Aleixo is the Communications Specialist for Latin America. Based in São Paulo, Brazil, he takes charge of implementing strategic initiatives for the ICCT in Latin America, collaborating with the global communications team and the local research staff throughout the region. Before joining the ICCT, Daniel contributed to multiple non-governmental organizations in the Brazilian Amazon, […]

Valerie Sheckler

Valerie Sheckler has held creative positions at a variety of organizations over the years. She worked for a major sports team in Baltimore, a supply optimization company in Rockville, and an international aid organization in Baltimore. Before joining the ICCT in 2023, she worked as an independent graphic design consultant from 2004 to 2023. She […]

D’Errah Scott

D’Errah Scott is our dedicated Digital Coordinator, responsible for helping ICCT with digital communications and outreach efforts. Ms. Scott has a proven track record in digital advertising and marketing administration in the nonprofit, political, and commercial sectors. She has successfully implemented highly effective digital communications strategies for a range of forward-thinking organizations and esteemed political […]

Kelli Pennington

Kelli Pennington has spent more than 10 years focusing on climate communications with experience spanning the research, conservation, and media sectors. She joined the ICCT as the communications manager excited to help drive the global transportation sector toward zero emissions. She credits her climate conscience to her years working for Patagonia Inc., where she worked […]