Foundation Editorial & Media Board

Editorial & Media Board

Michael Palmieri – Chief/Editorial

Mr. Palmieri is a marketing communications and business process consultant. Based in New York City, he writes and edits extensively in the area of financial risk management with recent contributed pieces in Pension & Investments Online and Investment & Pensions Europe. With extensive energy and financial markets news gathering and price dissemination experience at Reuters, Mr. Palmieri focuses on marketing communications and product management for emerging financial technology firms including most recently FinAnalytica Inc., Insightful  Corp. (now TIBCO) and Soliton Associates (now SunGard). Mr. Palmieri holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Geology from Ohio State University.


Roxana Traista – Publicity/Translation

Ms. Traista is a journalist with where she is in charge of news articles and interviews linked to photography. Prior to joining in 2011, she started her career in journalism with, an English language news website based in Paris. Ms. Traista studied journalism at the Sorbonne Nouvelles University in Paris where she received bachelor's degree in foreign languages (English and Spanish) and a master's degree in European journalism (French and English).

Amina Daoud – Editorial

Ms. Daoud is Executive Coordinator and Artistic Director at the French photography magazine and is responsible for cultural events. She has a bachelor's degree in history of art and archeology from the Sorbonne University. Ms. Daoud later specialized in art market management at the EAC in Paris where she received a master’s degree.

Bruno Ducros – Foundation Translator

Mr.  Ducros is Business Intelligence Manager at Geodis, a global logistics company currently based in Paris. Previously, he has held numerous positions in Atlanta, GA in the United States. Mr. Ducros studied at the Engineering School of Information and Production in Valenciennes, France.

Maya Vidon-White

Ms. Vidon-White is a freelance photographer based in Paris. She has covered the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the 1992 Great Famine in Somalia among other projects. She holds two masters degrees, neuroscience from Paris VII and journalism from Columbia University in New York City.

New York

Joe Easton – Editorial/Web Assistant

Mr. Easton coordinates the MROF photographer mini-sites and correspondence. He is a legal editor and tutor for various organizations. Mr. Easton graduated of SUNY Geneseo College with a degree in American history. He is a native of Rochester, NY.

Greensboro, NC

PhotoBiz – Web Platform/Support

Special thanks to the PhotoBiz team in Greensboro, NC, for their incredible support, sponsorship and dedication to helping us achieve the best website yet for our foundation. Thank you especially to Jen Roeder, without whose support and belief this website would not be possible.