Helena Brykarz

Job title: 
Manager, Center for Studies in Higher Education

Helena Brykarz has worked with a range of international non-profits, successfully recruiting leaders, as well as managing programs, operations and fundraising. She has worked with foundations, including Goldman and Skoll, where she developed awards programs. Helena also created an innovative funding initiative in human rights and the environment and is a proud co-founder of Rainforest Alliance.  She served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Congo and later as Peace Corps staff. Helena 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.