Founders & Staff

CODEPINK would not be what it is without the generosity, talent and love of:

Gael Murphy, Co-founder, active from 2003 to 2009.
Dana Balicki, Book midwife, LA coordinator, Media Maven to Campaigns Director 2004 to 2010.
Rae Abileah, Intern, Locals coordinator, Campaigns Director to Co-Director 2004 to 2012.
Alli McCracken, Intern, to DC Coordinator, to National CODEPINK Co-Director, 2011-2016.

Traci Guynup

Winchester, Virginia: Traci has been very active with CODEPINK in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, before moving to Virginia.  Read Bio

Marcia Hopple

Albany, NY: Marcia serves as a liaison with Women Against War, a CODEPINK affiliate.   Read Bio

Karen Nyhus

Petaluma, CA: Karen Nyhus is an organizational consultant and a longtime activist.  Read Bio

Priti Gulati Cox

Salina, Kansas: Priti is an interdisciplinary artist.  Read Bio

Teri Mattson

Teri is our Latin America Coordinator. Read Bio

Paki Wieland

Paki is the host (chief cook and bottle washer) at the Pink House, Washington, D.C. Read Bio

Kelly Curry

Kelly is the Local Peace Economy Organizer with CODEPINK based in Oakland, CA. Read Bio

Danaka Katovich

Danaka Katovich is a Middle East coordinator and CODEPINK. Read Bio

Maxine Garcia

Maxine Garcia is the CODEPINK Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles. Read Bio

Angela Simmons

Angela Simmons is a campaign coordinator for CODEPINK’s Local Peace Economy and China campaigns. Read Bio

Mary Miller

Mary Miller is a staff writer at CODEPINK. Read Bio

Ann Wright

Ann Wright is a member of the CODEPINK National Staff. Read Bio

Teri Mattson

Teri is our Latin America Coordinator. Read Bio

Paki Wieland

Paki is the host (chief cook and bottle washer) at the Pink House, Washington, D.C. Read Bio