Helena Brykarz

Job title: 
Manager, Center for Studies in Higher Education

Helena Brykarz has worked with a range of international non-profits and foundations, managing programs, operations, human resources and fundraising. These included Global Footprint Network, the Goldman Environmental Foundation and the Skoll Foundation. She also was a co-founder of Rainforest Alliance. Helena spent two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer teaching in Zaire, which is now called the Democratic Republic of Congo, and later was on Peace Corps staff. She has a Masters in Environmental Studies from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and a BA in Psychology from the University of Rochester.