Meet our dedicated team

Ranging from content developers to programmers, there’s a role for everyone at Crossing The Divide. View our team and learn more about applying.

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Emiliano Garcia-López

Emiliano Garcia-López

During the 2020 election period, Emiliano founded CTD to facilitate respectful political discussions at his school; seeing success, he sought to replicate his local branch at schools across the country. Emiliano is responsible for defining CTD’s general strategy and managing the leadership team.

Founder, Strategy
Enoch Sanchez

Enoch Sanchez

Along with making numerous appearances on our materials page, Enoch has spearheaded CTD’s social marketing efforts, running our TikTok, YouTube and Instagram accounts. Enoch also helps run the Trinity branch.

Media
Turner Merritt

Turner Merritt

Turner has been with CTD since its inception. He has written many of our briefs on controversial issues. Turner primarily serves as a writer but also helps run the Trinity branch.

Writing
Daniel Arcidiacono

Daniel Arcidiacono

Daniel started CTD’s second branch at Trinity School. He created CTD’s design identity, including our website’s graphics. Daniel has also contributed many briefs to our materials page due to his interest in political philosophy.

Design
Chloe Wolf

Chloe Wolf

Chloe, our youngest team member, has created a range of materials for CTD. She has a keen interest in politics, which enables her to write materials that represent the views of millions of Americans.

Communications
Saeed Samra

Saeed Samra

Saeed has contributed many briefs to our team page and serves as our primary editor. Having made corrections to nearly every brief, Saeed is responsible for defining the direction of CTD’s written content and ensuring its impartiality.

Publishing
Raj Reddy

Raj Reddy

Raj, being one of CTD’s newest members, has already made a mark on our organization. He has helped with digital marketing, outreach, and with defining our strategic vision. He also leads our PA branch, aided by Daksh Goyal.

Writing

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Branch Leaders:

Ahmed Khan

Triangle Math and Science Academy

Alina Sohail

The Oakwood School

Aliya Alam

Skyline Michigan

Ayan Jung

Cary Academy

Aydin Sabu

Ravenscroft School

Ben Ashley

Jordan High School

Ben Driggers

Triangle Math and Science Academy

Daksh Goyal

North Allegheny High School

Ebose Arhuidese

Durham School of the Arts

Emma Chekan

East Chapel Hill High School

Javierandre Luna

Middle College High School

Nevaeh Gregory

Cinco Ranch High School

Omar Farook

Athens Drive High School

Prince Rivers

Trinity School of Durham and Chapel Hill

Rabia Nasir

Holly Springs High School

Simon Pearl

Newark Academy

Viswa Kurapati

Raleigh Charter High School

Will Posey

Durham Tech

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