The Freedom CouncilAn Assembly of Business Leaders Fighting Human Trafficking

Purpose ofThe Freedom Council

The AFRJ® Freedom Council is an assembly of business leaders and global companies working to end human trafficking - together.

The council’s mission is to catalyze business engagement – alongside government, nonprofit, and community efforts - in ways that will impact millions of lives.

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Ashleigh S. ChapmanPresident/CEO

Shally PannikodeChair

May CollinsSecretary & Business Engagement Chair

Joe & Linda RoslanskyStudent Council Chairs

Matt KirkegaardIndividual Members Chair

Steve GrissimEvents Chair

Ashok NangiaInternational Chair

Nishi RainaTechnology Chair

Crystal CrowleyBusiness for Good Coach

Council Members

May Collins, Secretary
Crystal Crowley, Randstad
Steve Grissim, Rotary Int'l
Matt Kirkegaard, Musician/Realtor
Estefania Lacayo, Co-Founder, LAFS
Emma McVey, MAC
Bob Meier, EIS Ltd
Ashok Nangia, UST Global
Lilian Nykanen, Delta
Shally Pannikode, Liberty Mutual
Nishi Raina, Expedite, Inc.
Rajeev Ronanki, Anthem
Joe Roslansky, DELL Technologies
Adam Satterfield, Global Payments

Priority Projects

Tech Innovation

Together, we've supported the development of solutions and tools that are radically transforming the movement, including an online university for justice advocates, Justice U>>

Business Engagement

We are catalyzing businesses everywhere to enhance their existing Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives to help end human trafficking.
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Target Cities

We are building comprehensive solutions for long-term engagement and support in target locations, such as the award-winning Engage Together initiative>>

Student Council

We are supporting the next generation of justice advocates through our Student Council, a national group of high school students dedicated to awareness, action, and advocacy.
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India Initiative

With our partners on the ground, we are working to launch a pan-India business initiative to end human trafficking and prevent it by protecting those most vulnerable.
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