Staff

Josh GolinJosh Golin, MA
Executive Director
Josh started at CCFC as an intern in 2003 and has been with the organization in a variety of capacities ever since. Most recently, he served as CCFC's Associate Director organizing CCFC’s advocacy campaigns and developing its communications strategy. Josh's media appearances include Today, NPR, Fox & Friends, and NBC Nightly News and he has been quoted in hundreds of publications including The New York Times, The Washington Post, and USA Today. His writings about the commercialization of childhood have appeared in a wide range of outlets. He and his wife Jennifer are doing their best to raise their daughter, Clara, commercial-free.

Shara Drew, MA
Associate Director
As Associate Director, Shara Drew is responsible for communications and fostering member engagement, among other things. Previously she was CCFC’s Program Coordinator, a role she took on after interning with the organization while pursing her master’s degree in communication. Prior to this she was an awarded college writing instructor and an intern with Media Education Foundation. Shara is passionate about media activism and the wellbeing of children. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts with her husband and two young sons.

Sara Adelmann, MA
Screen Time Project Manager
Sara spearheads CCFC's long-term campaign to reduce the amount of time children spend with screen media. Prior to coming to CCFC, she was an early childhood teacher and a professional development provider. Sara is committed to preserving childhood, encouraging play, and helping all children thrive.

 

Abigail DunnAbigail Merrell
Program Coordinator
Abigail manages the day-to-day tasks of CCFC's office, web presence, and outreach. She also assists with research and CCFC's campaigns. She is the liaison between CCFC and its fiscal sponsor, Third Sector New England.

 

Charlie Feick, EdM
Research and Communications Associate
Charlie conducts background research to prepare for CCFC’s advocacy campaigns as well as outreach. In addition to the work ze does with CCFC, Charlie is an afterschool teacher in Cambridge, MA. Charlie earned zir EdM from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and zir BIS from Southern Utah University.

 

Rachel Parker
Research and Communications Associate
Rachel provides research assistance, manages the organization of CCFC’s research library, and helps maintain CCFC’s website. Outside of CCFC she is the Exhibit Writer and Archives Intern at Boston’s West End Museum, and she writes for an art blog, Unlimited Edition Arts. Rachel earned her BA at Mount Holyoke College, and is currently enrolled at Simmons School of Library and Information Science.