Sarah Nagengast

Sarah Nagengast

Sarah Nagengast is a Nebraska native and graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism with a degree in Strategic Communications and Marketing. After winning Miss Nebraska USA 2016 and working closely with organizations like the Ronald Mcdonald House Omaha and...

Chelsey Ziegler, J.D.

Chelsey is an in-house attorney for the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation specializing in nonprofit law and impact investing. She is also a co-founder of the meditation studio, Rooted Beings, which is based in Manhattan Beach, CA. I ACT because… “I know...
Brittany Finney

Brittany Finney

Brit attended Brandeis University for her undergraduate and master’s degrees in Global Studies and Anthropology. Upon graduating, she moved to Los Angeles and began working for MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger. On the side, Brit has had years of working with refugee...
Joanie Plake, M.Ed.

Joanie Plake, M.Ed.

Joanie is the founder of Breathe & Learn, a curriculum-based kids yoga and mindfulness program. She teaches after-school classes and weekend workshops in Manhattan Beach, CA and throughout the Beach Cities for kids in pre-k through high school. In addition, she...
Michelle Notrica

Michelle Notrica

Michelle is a Doctor of Pharmacy, an attorney, and a public health consultant in Phoenix, Arizona with an emphasis in International Health and Health Policy. She has special interests in the global burden of disease, social isolation, surgical disease, and the...