The Team


Anita Dorett

Anita Dorett
Program Director, Investor Alliance for Human Rights
+1.212.870.2296 |

Anita leads ICCR’s Investor Alliance’s human rights program, mobilizing investor leverage to engage companies on human rights due diligence based on international standards and laws across multiple sectors. Read more.

Rebecca DeWinter Schmitt

Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt
Associate Program Director, Investor Alliance for Human Rights
+1.212.870.2298 |

As the Alliance's Associate Program Director, Dr. Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt connects institutional investors and their allies with the tools and strategies to promote human rights and responsible business conduct. Read more.

David Schilling

David Schilling
Senior Program Director for Human Rights
+1.212.870.2928 |

David has dedicated his entire career to promoting human rights at several NGOs, including over 25 years at ICCR where he has coordinated investor action on human rights and business issues, including forced labor and human trafficking in global supply chains. He was involved from 2006-2011 in a number of stakeholder consultations as part of the development of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights and was a contributing author of “Investing the Rights Way: A Guide for Investors on Business and Human Rights” published in 2013 by the Institute for Human Rights and Business.   During the transition, David is assuming program leadership for all Alliance activities. Any questions regarding programs and strategies should be directed to David.  Read more.

Susana McDermott

Susana McDermott
Director of Communications

Susana is responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of all aspects of internal and external communications strategies for the Alliance. All communications-related questions should be directed to Susana. Read more.