Who we are
Eapen Thampy, Executive Director
Prior to founding Americans for Forfeiture Reform with Sam Burnett in 2010, Eapen worked in the wine and restaurant industry on a consulting, management, and service basis. In his spare time, Eapen writes on economics, systems theory, and wine and spends time judging, consulting, and volunteering for high school and college policy debate programs.
Scott Alexander Meiner, Research Director
In addition to his position with Americans for Forfeiture Reform, Scott is a fellow at the University of New Orleans’ Alexis de Tocqueville Project on Democratic Ideals and Institutions and a member of the Board of Directors of the Beacon of Hope Foundation. Scott previously served as a Vice President at KOPN 89.5 FM, an NPR affiliate, and as a member of the Board of Directors of CAT-TV, a non-profit access television/media services concern.