Meet the staff

Meet our staff

For over 75 years, FAS has fostered the voices of world-class experts and early-career researchers alike from a variety of scientific, academic, and professional backgrounds.

meet our Staff
Senior Fellow
Peter Bonner
Staff Fellow
Rachel Pierson
Senior Fellow and Director, Social Innovation
Sara Schapiro
Staff Fellow
Sarah Axe
Staff Fellow
Sarah Coefield
Senior Events Associate
Sauda Johnson
Shaina Knight, the Northwest/Rocky Mountain Regional Outreach Coordinator Impact Fellow, has had a robust career in the food industry.
Staff Fellow
Shaina Knight
Director of Policy Fellowships
Shannon Becks
STEM DEI
Fellowship Administration
Grant/Contract Management
Staff Fellow
Shannon McGovern
Staff Fellow
Sonia Wang
Staff Fellow
Stephanie Melville
Staff Fellow
Stephen Kostyo