The Core ReThink Media Team

Working with all of our teams is a core staff that directs its specialized skills evenly across each effort. The core team includes a veteran of broad, overarching issue-mapping; a lead campaign strategist; a specialist in digital media strategies; an experienced public opinion and media analyst; and an administrator who holds it all together.

Lynn Fahselt
Co-Founder & Executive Director

Lynn is a specialist in media analysis, organizational development, strategic planning, and message development. With 25 years of experience in communications, she completed the original research that led to the launch of ReThink. Looking to learn from others, she assessed all prior collaborative communications models and designed ReThink as a hybrid, combining the best of each.

Lynn has conducted extensive media analysis on a wide range of foreign policy issues and was part of an international research team conducting groundbreaking research in a five-country study of...

Peter Ferenbach
Co-Founder & Director of Campaigns

For over 30 years, Peter has worked on communications strategies advancing issues of peace, security, human rights, democracy and social justice. He brings that breadth of experience to bear in helping drive every campaign that ReThink is involved in. He has led three organizations - two of which he co-founded - through periods of major growth. He has run electoral and legislative campaigns, managed coalitions, and built political power for the issues and organizations he’s worked with. He has designed and delivered hundreds of media and organizational development workshops and consulted...

Eva Galanes-Rosenbaum
Director, Media & Opinion Analysis

Eva takes the lead on tracking all public opinion polls and media coverage, and provides analysis and visualization. Eva has a strong research background and joined ReThink after several years working at the World Affairs Council, briefing the President and CEO on multiple global issues. Prior to that, she served as Associate Director at the Early Voting Information Center.

In her years with ReThink, Eva has conducted analyses on a complex and varied range of topics. These include: how the American public perceives drones and drone warfare; how the media has shaped discourse on...

Dorry Levine
Digital Director

Dorry tracks the latest trends and developments in social media, and uses that knowledge to craft digital strategies to advance the work of ReThink member groups and collaboratives. She analyzes social media metrics and uses that data to improve digital campaigns. Dorry provides trainings to ReThink members, community, and staff on social media best practices and cutting-edge tips. Some of her recent trainings have included “Building Your Expert Profile,” “Hill Advocacy Using Social Media,” and “Turning your Social Media Moment into a Traditional Media Story.” She also is one of...

Roger Cox
Director of Operations

Roger Cox brings 14 years of experience doing administration and operations for a wide range of organizations throughout California. Roger has a wide range of knowledge and skills in Finance, Human Resources, Administration, and Technology. 
Prior to joining the Rethink Media team, Roger was the Financial/Administrative Coordinator for Prevention Institute, a mid-sized non-profit in Oakland, where he was the main contributor to the organization's management of budgets, grant reporting, and overall administration. Prior to that he was the database manager for the...

César Bowley Castillo
Research and Analysis Associate

César supports all of ReThink’s collaboratives by providing research and analysis of public opinion polls and media coverage. César comes to ReThink from UC Berkeley, where he did graduate research on the emergence and communications strategies of rural social movements in his native Colombia. Prior to that, he served as an intern for the Immigrant Rights Campaign at Causa Justa Just Cause.

César holds a Masters in Latin American Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He enjoys soccer,...

Media Associate, Rights and Inclusion

Gracie Farese is a Media Associate with ReThink's Rights & Inclusion Collaborative. She assists community advocates and allies alike in advancing Muslim, Arab, Sikh & South Asian rights through one-on-one communications consulting, digital campaign strategizing, contributing to ReThink's online communications training program, and connecting community voices with reporters.

Before joining ReThink, Gracie worked to integrate storytelling into communications strategy at D-Rev, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that designs and delivers affordable medical devices to underserved...