Ibad Shah

Ibad joined The Better Angels Society in early 2017 after having worked on the 2016 campaign cycle in northern Virginia. Prior to that, Ibad was primarily based in New York working for independent film distributors and as a freelance writer for outlets such as Indiewire and RogerEbert.com. Ibad is a graduate of New York University.

Kristen Hagan

The Better Angels Society welcomed Kristen to the team in August 2018. Kristen has had a diverse career in Washington including working for several members of Congress and in the Chairman’s office at the National Endowment for the Arts. Prior to joining TBAS she was the project manager at the National Governors Association. Kristen attended

Courtney Chapin

Before becoming Executive Director of The Better Angels Society, Courtney Chapin was Chief of Staff at the National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, she handled Corporate Partnerships for the Corporation for National and Community Service. She’s also served as Director of Congressional Affairs, and has extensive fundraising experience working with

Amy Berg

Amy Margerum Berg is President of The Better Angels Society, a non-profit organization that supports the work, legacy and educational outreach of documentarian Ken Burns and other like-minded filmmakers. Mrs. Berg served as Executive Vice President of Operations at the Aspen Institute from 2000 - 2016. Amy was the City Manager for the City of