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 Communication Specialist, 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 […]

Sarina Katz

Sarina Katz is a senior communications specialist with the International Partnerships Program of the ICCT. She works to develop and implement communications strategy and outreach activities for external partnerships in which ICCT supports governments committed to accelerating transitions to zero-emission vehicles. Prior to ICCT, Sarina held marketing positions at several environmental nonprofits as well as […]

Kartik Kumar

As a communication specialist, Kartik is responsible for helping ICCT with the communication and outreach efforts in India. Kartik has over eight years of journalism experience with organizations such as the Hindustan Times and The Indian Express. He was among the winners of the 2021 International Centre for Journalists (ICFJ) and World Health Organization (WHO) […]

Susana Irles

Susana Irles is a Communications Specialist with the ICCT Europe team. She leads the development and implementation of strategic communications for ICCT’s European office in partnership with ICCT’s global communications team and the research staff in Europe. Before joining the ICCT she worked as a journalist in Valencia, Washington, and Lisbon and led the communications […]

Wenbin Wu

Wenbin Wu is the Communication and Public Relations Manager for ICCT Beijing office. She primarily supports ICCT China in developing and implementing a comprehensive China communication strategy, engaging and maintaining key relations in China. She has more than ten years working experiences in communication and has extensive experiences in interactive communication, digital media, social media, […]

Jessica Chu

As a Senior Communications Specialist, Jessica produces a wide range of content to promote the critical work of ICCT’s research, including graphic designs, videos, and motion graphics. She also manages all phases of planning and executing ICCT’s in-person, virtual, and hybrid events. She serves as a liaison between the China team/Beijing office and communications team, […]