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Marc Waxman, Executive Director

Marc Waxman is responsible for ongoing operations and strategic partnerships by working closely with SoL NA's growing global community of organizations, individuals and networks committed to fundamental systems change and advancing the state-of-art in building learning organizations. 

Prior to joining SoL NA, Marc worked for over two decades in public education. Most of his career was spent founding and leading progressive urban charter schools in Harlem, NY and Denver, CO.  Although Marc has extensive non-profit leadership experience, Marc thinks of himself first and foremost as a teacher and is always trying to bring out the best in others and lead towards positive change. 

Marc holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wesleyan University in Connecticut where he double majored in Science in Society Program and Biology and a Masters of Arts degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Teachers College Columbia University. Marc is an avid runner.  He lives in Wrentham, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons, along with three dogs and two cats.


Judith Swasey, Business Manager

Judith Swasey is responsible for the day to day financial, human resource, and business operations of SoL North America. Judith joined SoL NA in 2011 with a strong background in non-profit accounting. Before joining SoL NA, Judith was an independent full charge bookkeeper servicing non-profit clients in metro Boston since 2006. Judith received her B.A. from Boston College, M. Ed, from the University of MA Boston, and her D.C. from Sherman College. She practiced as a Chiropractor for over fifteen years. Contact Judith at +1.617.300.9530 or jswasey[at] 


Miho Kito, Programs Manager 

Originally from Japan, Miho has worked in the banking industry and as an Organizational Development & Human Resource Management consultant. She completed her masters degree in Organizational Leadership and worked in higher education for several years before joining SoL North America in 2015. 


Diane Nakashian, Executive Assistant to Dr. Peter Senge

Diane Nakashian, is an Executive Assistant at SoL North America supporting Peter Senge. In this position she manages Peter's calendar and works with Anne Starr to coordinate Peter's public speaking engagements and travel arrangements. Diane previously worked for Dialogos and Innovation Associates/AD Little in a similar position and was the Office Manager for the IBM PC User Group of the Boston Computer Society. Contact Diane at +1.617.300.9550 or diane[at]



SoL North America Constitution and By-Laws

SoL North America is governed by a constitution informed by its mission and principles.

SoL North America Council of Trustees

The SoL North America Council of Trustees is the formal decision-making body for SoL, Inc., the stewards for SoL's name and trademark worldwide, and a forum for strategic deliberations. This group was formed initially as a transition council and will serve to complete the transition from SoL Inc becoming SoL North America and building a strategic relationship with Global SoL as it relates to member services provided to the SoL NA community worldwide. This work has been completed and the Council has been re-elected to serve until June 30th, 2016.


Peter Senge, Founding Chair

Mark Alpert (Project Manager for Product Development)

Alfred Hanner

David Koehn (Secretary, Project Manager Virtual SoL)

Sally Breyley Parker

Deborah Reidy (Chair)

Roger Saillant (Treasurer)



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