Board of Directors

Prerana Arora, India

Prerana Arora is a crash survivor and passionately committed road safety advocate, administrator, educationist, researcher, consultant, policy shaper, community mobilizer and a post-crash care expert. Read more

Rajni Gandhi, India

Rajni Gandhi is a trained psychologist with a postgraduate degree and was among the first cohort of Alliance Empowerment Advocate Program. Read more

Simon Kalolo, Tanzania

Simon Kalolo is the Country Manager for Amend Tanzania with nearly 10 years of experience
working in road safety. Simon is a trained and active road safety advocate for the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety. Read more

Kulanthayan KC Mani, Malaysia

Kulanthayan KC Mani is a professer at the Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM). Read more

Viviam Perrone, Argentina

Viviam Perrone is a member of Asociación Madres del Dolor (Mothers in Pain), Argentina. She has dedicated herself to fight for the rights of road crash victims since the loss of her son Kevin Adrian Sedano (aged 14) in a hit-and-run incident on May 8th 2002. Read more


Lotte Brondum, Denmark

Executive Director

Lotte Brondum joined the Secretariat in 2014 as the Alliance’s first employee. She has been instrumental in facilitating road safety NGOs’ voice, participation and contribution to the global road safety targets. Read more

Valeria Motta, Uruguay/Spain

Director of Advocacy & Partnerships

Valeria Motta is responsible for the Alliance’s policy and accountability work and advocacy campaigns. Her role also encompasses strategic engagement and partnerships, as well as managing projects including the Global Meeting and representing the Alliance. Read more

Chika Sakashita, Australia

Director of Research & Accountability

Chika Sakashita is responsible for the Alliance’s research, accountability and capacity development work, building the organization’s and NGOs’ impact in road safety. She leads the strategic planning and delivery of research. Read more

Tinsaye Tefera Yishak, Ethiopia/Belgium

Research Officer

Tinsaye Tefera is responsible for research activities that shape NGO advocacy opportunities. She supports efficient and quality implementation of research projects and activities that strengthen the Alliance’s voice for the NGO community advocacy. Read more

Marieannette Otero, United States

Director of Global Activities

Marieannette Otero is responsible for the management and coordination of the Alliance’s global programs and projects ensuring their strategic alignment and effective delivery. She works with the Regional Chapters to develop advocacy strategies and opportunities. Read more

Otuto Chukwu, Nigeria

Africa Chapter Program Assistant

Otuto Amarauche Chukwu manages the Africa Chapter. He also assists the Alliance with programmatic and administrative tasks including member management, communication, advocacy, research, and report writing. Read more

Florencia Lambrosquini, Uruguay

Latin America Chapter Program Assistant

Florencia Lambrosquini manages the Latin American Chapter. She assists with programmatic and administrative tasks including member management, communication, advocacy, research, and report writing. Read more

Patrick Kinyanjui, Kenya

Capacity Building and M&E Manager

Patrick Kinyanjui joined the Secretariat in 2017. He is responsible for program management and monitoring and evaluating of capacity building initiatives, supporting decision making, strategic planning and service delivery. Read more

Liz Man, United Kingdom

Director of Communications

Liz Man’s role covers all aspects of the Alliance’s communications including publications, web, media, social media, and member communications, messaging and communications and mobilization for campaigns. Read more

Maria Penderud, Sweden

Finance Manager

Maria Penderund is responsible for various financial aspects of the Alliance, including performing the monthly financial accounting, managing donor contributions and funding disbursement, and supporting the budget planning and financial reporting processes. Read more

Christian Thomas, Switzerland

Legal Advisor

Christian Thomas is legal advisor to the Alliance. He was one of the co-founders of the Alliance. He was a member of the Swiss Expert Council for Road Safety and is on the board of the International Federation of Pedestrians.


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