our team

Management Team & Founders

Scott Garell, CEO

Scott Garell is the CEO of Goodsearch. "Everyone has the power to change the world, and it's our mission to help them do it through simple daily actions." Before joining Goodsearch, Scott was the President of the Ask Network (the sixth largest network of sites according to comScore) where he managed five global businesses including Ask.com and Dictionary.com.

Scott sits on the board of Juma Ventures and holds his MBA from Harvard Business School.

"I Goodsearch for Juma Ventures as I believe that educating our youth and breaking the cycle of poverty is an important way to change the world positively, forever."

Ken Ramberg, Founder

Ken Ramberg is a founder of Goodsearch. After selling his first company, JOBTRAK, to Monster.com, Ken wanted to do something game-changing in the world of philanthropy. "What if a percentage of the billions of dollars earned by the search engine giants could be directed to the users' favorite causes?" he thought. That inspiration led to the launch of Goodsearch.

Ken graduated from Stanford University. He sits on the Board of Governors of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the Advisory Board of the Venice Family Clinic and is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).

"I Goodsearch for lots of of causes including the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Institute, the ASPCA, the Venice Family Clinic and more. I like being able to help a variety of nonprofits."

JJ Ramberg, Founder

JJ Ramberg is a founder of Goodsearch. She's also the host of the program Your Business on MSNBC and bestselling author of It's Your Business. She and Ken were working on the idea for Goodsearch while she was reporting for CNN in Biloxi, MS and New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina. "Seeing what was happening all around me made me believe more than ever that I needed to do something that would help not only these people and these cities, but all the causes that need so much support around the country."

JJ holds her MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and sits on the board of World Connect.

"I Goodsearch for FARE which is helping find a cure for my daughter's and nephew’s life threatening food allergies."

Advisory Council

Tom Staggs, Chairman, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

Tom Staggs is Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and presides over the company's worldwide vacation and travel businesses, which include 11 theme parks at five destination resorts in the United States, Europe and Asia; a top-rated cruise line; a popular vacation ownership program; and award-winning guided family adventures to destinations around the globe.

Tom was most recently Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Walt Disney Company, where he oversaw the company's worldwide finance organization, corporate strategy and development, brand management, acquisitions, corporate alliances, investor relations, treasury and risk management activities, controller functions, information systems, corporate outreach, real estate and taxes.

Jeff Shell, President, NBCUniversal International

Jeff Shell is President of NBCUniversal International. Jeff is responsible for overseeing the operations of all NBCUniversal International businesses including International TV Distribution, Global Television Networks, and International Television Production. He also oversees, in partnership with their domestic leaders, CNBC International, International Theatrical Marketing and Distribution, International Home Entertainment, and International Theme Park Operations.

Prior to joining NBCUniversal, Jeff served as President of Comcast Programming Group, where he managed Comcast's interests and investments in its national and regional television networks. These networks included the Comcast Entertainment Group, comprised of E! Entertainment Network, Style Network, G4, the Golf Channel, PBS KIDS Sprout, VERSUS, TV One, International Channel networks, and Comcast Sports Group who operated eleven regional sports networks.

Brad Ramberg, Chief Financial Officer, Beachbody

Brad Ramberg is Chief Financial Officer of Beachbody, which includes top brands like P90X, Power 90, Slim in 6, INSANITY, and Shakeology. "The Beachbody Approach" to in-home fitness programs has gained the attention of over ten million satisfied customers and generated over $1.3 billion in sales.

Prior to Beachbody, Brad served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Idealab, a creator and operator of pioneering technology companies. Many of the companies created by Idealab were among the first to introduce new business ideas to the market. CitySearch, now a part of IAC, established the category of local online community directories. eToys demonstrated the tremendous potential for online consumer retail and became one of the most recognized brands during the early days of e-commerce. Overture Services, which began life as GoTo.com, was the first company to introduce the concept of paid search — the business model that powers the multi-billion dollar online search market.