Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet



Our Mission:

To be a catalyst for promoting economic development and integration, emphasizing the role of the private sector, as a means to improve the economic and social well-being of the people of the Americas.

Where We Work:

The Institute of the Americas has a Western Hemispheric focus. The Institute undertakes programs, develops policy papers and organizes conferences, roundtable discussions, and webinars addressing emerging issues of importance to countries across the Americas from Alaska to Argentina.

Our Programmatic Priorities:

Energy & Sustainability
Environment & Climate Change

Our Leadership Team:

Richard Kiy, President & CEO
Jeremy Martin, Vice President, Energy & Sustainability Program
Sherry White, Vice President & Board Secretary/Director, STEAM Initiative
Nora Livesay, Director of Finance

Our Board Leadership:

Jorge Rosenblut, Chairman (Chairman, Andina PLC, UK)
José Baraquiel Fimbres, Vice Chairman (Director, Grupo Calimax, S.A. de C.V, Mexico)
Charles Wortman, Chair, Endowment & Finance Committee (Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Securities, LLC, USA)
Mary Walshok, Chair, Audit Committee (Associate Vice Chancellor, Public Programs, UC San Diego)

Financial Information:

Employer Identification Number (EIN): 95-3671557
IRS Determination Letter (PDF)
2018/2019 Audited financial statement
2019/2020 Annual Report
Guidestar 2020 Gold Star Seal of Transparency