Portrait of Denica Kelly - Chief of Staff of GlobalTassels
Denica Kelly

Chief of Staff

  Denica Kelly is currently serving as Global Tassels Chief of Staff. Denica started teaching English as a Second Language to college students right after she finished her undergraduate degree…

Hafsa Rehan

Vice President for Fundraising & Special Events

Timisha Dixon

Chief Communications Officer

Timisha R. Dixon comes from a strong lineage of educators. She earned her B.S. in Journalism and Mass Communications with a concentration in Electronic Media at North Carolina A&T State…

Gracie Zarate

Assistant Vice President of Student Success and Retention

Gracie Zarate is a Junior Political Science major at The University of the District of Columbia (UDC). Zarate was born in Peru and moved to Virginia when she was adopted…

Olivier Diogo
Olivier Diogo

Vice President of Research and State Affairs

Olivier Diogo is the Vice President of Research and State Affairs. He is currently attend the University of the District of Columbia. He born in a West African country named Senegal…

James (Jim) O’Brien
James (Jim) O’Brien

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. James (Jim) O’Brien is Global Tassels’  Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance & Records. Mr. O’Brien main responsibility at the organization is to provide strengths and transparencies…

Haronid “Yogi” Javier
Haronid “Yogi” Javier

Chief Operating Officer

Haronid Javier was the Vice President of Student Success & Retention and formerly Global Operations Director for the Americas, Vice President of Development; Director of Foundation Relations for the organization…

Clarissa Palomar
Clarissa Palomar

SVP and Chief Development Officer

  and Chief Development Officer Clarissa Palomar is a graduate from St. John’s University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English. As a New York native, she is used to the…

Richard Zalman
Richard Zalman, Ph.D.

President & CEO of GT

President & CEO of GT Dr. Zalman’s private sector experience spans over forty years in private industry as a manager, director and executive in Human Resources and Operations, in such…