The work of the Commission is carried out through a small secretariat that includes a core staff of an Executive Director, three program officers, an operations officer and two other support staff. The staff of the Secretariat is supplemented by professional volunteers and consultants that are hired on a time limited basis to carry out specific projects.

To contact any of the staff of the Secretariat please send your email to:


Executive Director

Marcus K August

Information Education and Communication Officer

Shakira Sutherland

Children & Adolescent Participation Officer

Lanny Mendez

Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

Niandra Palacio

Finance Assistant

Ana Carrillo

Operations Manager

Reny Leal


Leon Gentle

Office Assistant