In January 2017, Elizabeth (Beth) Alling became QLF’s third President and CEO in the organization’s 56-year history. She has assumed the “left seat” as QLF’s new Pilot in Command. The article, Taking the Left Seat, chronicles this transition in Senior Management.

QLF: The People

Elizabeth Alling
President & CEO

Lawrence B. Morris
President Emeritus

The Ven. Robert A. Bryan
Founding Chairman

Brent Mitchell
Senior Vice President





Staff & Consultants

Lisa Andrews
Global Leadership Network

Sami Backleh
Middle East Exchange Program

Kathleen Blanchard, Ph.D.
Biodiversity Conservation 

Delia Clark

Marisa Colabuono
Advancement Services

Greig Cranna
Journalist, Photographer

Olivia DelGiorgio
Coordinator, Leadership Development Program
Coordinator, Global Leadership Network

Stephen Engle
Global Leadership Network

Serena Etheridge
Culture and Heritage, Eastern Canada

Kate Gilmartin
Executive Assistant

Julie Ann Grant
Institutional Advancement


Kenneth T. Hoffman
Development Counsel

Adrienne Kotler
Global Leadership Network

Katharine Litka
QLF Global Program

Theodore Lyman
QLF Global Program

Alicia Peet
Communications and Development

Erika Petersson

Kevin Porter
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Leslie Van Gelder
Board Retreat

Grace Weatherall
QLF Publications

Cricket Wilbur
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