Our Mission

Peace Through Play is a student-run organization founded and based at Northeastern University. We create opportunities for mutual empowerment of college students and youth through utilization of educational games, crafts, and other learning mediums as an interactive teaching method that emphasizes leadership skill building, social emotional learning, and self identity awareness.

Meet Our Executive Board

Community Directors

The community directors are responsible for leading and supporting club operations.

Jenny Li | Executive Director | executivedirector@peacethroughplay.org

Lindsay Barrows | Director of Program Development & Assessment | pda@peacethroughplay.org

Tess MacCurdy | Director of On Campus Affairs | doca@peacethroughplay.org

Ashley Tedford | Director of Local School Partnerships | dlsp@peacethroughplay.org

Local School Partnerships Team

This part of our eboard is comprised of School Coordinators - the individuals responsible for leading volunteers in programming on a weekly basis. Their contributions make up the heart of our organization's mission. 

Claire Graves | Imagineers Workshop Coordinator

Muskaan Rastogi | School Coordinator

Genevieve Jawor | School Coordinator

Julia Mannix | School Coordinator

Sam Grizzle | School Coordinator

Maria Zapata Perez | School Coordinator

Callie Fay | School Coordinator

Pranav Gopan | Imagineers Workshop Coordinator

Cary Peregoy | School Coordinator

Sheridan Lasher | School Coordinator

Michael Shum | School Coordinator

Madelyn Long | School Coordinator

Bonnie Yao | School Coordinator

On Campus Affairs Team

This part of our eboard is responsible for holding down the fort on Northeastern's campus. Their contributions keep everything up and running.

Erika Hansen | Director of Finance

Karleigh Corliss| Director of Recruitment, Outreach, & University Partnerships

Rachel Cherian | Director of Design & Publicity

Francesca Cleary | Director of Administration

Our Affiliations

Since 2018, Peace Through Play has been partnered with the Human Services Program at Northeastern University.