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All-American Model UN Professional Team

Frank Pobutkiewicz

Founder, Executive Director

Frank Pobutkiewicz is the founder and Executive Director of All-American Model UN. With over 20 years of experience in Model United Nations, Frank has worked with thousands of students, parents, teachers, and other professionals to use Model UN as a catalyst for academic research, career exploration, and leadership development.

At Boston University, Frank fundamentally transformed the university’s Model UN program. He helped to launch their college conference, grew their high school conference to over 1500 students, started an undergrad-led academic journal, and expanded their programming internationally.

In 2011, Frank launched All-American Model UN as a single competitive team that competed at the WEMUN Expo in Beijing, China. Since then, All-American Model UN has added US travel teams, digital learning tools, summer academies, and additional international programs. Frank has taught and consulted in many countries, including China, India, Qatar, and Romania.

Frank is a serial entrepreneur and innovation community builder outside of Model UN. He currently works for Activation Capital in Richmond, VA, as the Director of Entrepreneurship and Ecosystem.

He holds a B.A. in International Relations and B.S. in Business Administration from Boston University. He currently splits his time between Cambridge, MA, and Richmond, VA.

Frank can be reached at [email protected].

Gabrielle MacKay

Program Director, Domestic Conferences

Gabrielle (Gab or Gabby) MacKay is the Program Director for All-American Model United Nations. Before joining the professional team, Gabby competed with All-American Model UN as a high school student. She currently attends American University, studying International Studies and Economics. Gab also competes on American University’s #1 ranked competitive Model UN team. She has won awards at over 85% of the conferences she has attended.

In 2021-22, Gab coached the All-American Model UN US Travel team to five consecutive delegation awards at VAMUN, BosMUN, NAIMUN, EagleMUNC, and CMUNC. Her students won individual awards over 90%.

She can be reached at [email protected].

Sarah Schwartz

Program Director, International Programs

Sarah is the Program Director with All-American Model UN. She is a current undergraduate student at Vanderbilt University studying Public Policy Studies, Economics, and German Studies. She was the founder and three-year head delegate of her high school’s Model UN delegation, where she developed a program from scratch. She serves as a head delegate for Vanderbilt’s Model UN team and as Treasurer for the Vanderbilt International Relations Association.

At All-American Model UN, Sarah oversees all of the education and training material, including MUN101, the Model UN Help Center, and free school team training sessions.

She can be reached at [email protected].