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.


David Monahan, JD
Campaign Manager
David worked for 15 years as an Assistant Attorney General in the Consumer Protection Division of the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General, and handled enforcement actions to address unfair and deceptive business practices. From 2009 until 2015, David served as Deputy Chief of the Consumer Protection Division. He previously served as Prosecuting Counsel for the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure. David is on the adjunct faculty at New England Law Boston, where he serves as the Writing Specialist. Responsible for devising and implementing CCFC’s campaigns, David is passionate about protecting children from the inappropriate influence of corporate marketing. He devotes weekends to time outdoors with his dog, Beatrice. 

Melissa Campbell
Program Coordinator
Melissa manages the day to day operations of CCFC's office and contributes to CCFC initiatives and campaigns. Before joining CCFC, she worked with the feminist organization SPARK Movement training girls 13-22 to be activists, organizers, and leaders in the fight against the sexualization of girls. She is a dedicated activist and believes that nurturing children's imaginations and creativity without the influence of marketers is instrumental to building a more just and equitable world.  

Gayle Schechter
Research and Communications Associate
Gayle assists with CCFC’s screen-time reduction projects, including Screen-Free Week. Prior to joining CCFC, Gayle earned her BS in Information Systems and American History at SUNY Empire State College in Rochester, NY.  She is currently pursuing her master's degree in Library and Information Science at Simmons College.

Katy Bullard
Research and Communications Associate
Katy assists with campaign research and office administration. She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Peace and Justice Studies, and has worked with students in Baltimore, Boston, South Africa, and Kenya.