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Board of Directors

Our influential board of managers is passionate about strengthening the foundations of New York City communities.


CHAIR
Chris Blunt
President, Investments Group
New York Life Insurance Company 

VICE CHAIRS

Nancy E. Calderon
Global Lead Partner
KPMG

Robert C. Lieber
Executive Managing Director

C-III Capital Partners

Sandie O‘Connor
Chief Regulatory Affairs Officer
J.P. Morgan Chase

Justin Skala
COO, North America, Europe, Africa/Eurasia and Global Sustainability
Colgate-Palmolive Company


MEMBERS

Alexander Abraham
Youth Representative
Vanderbilt YMCA

Susan S. Alexander

Wellington Chen
Executive Director
The Chinatown Partnership

Betty Cheng
Branch Representative
Chief Operating Officer
Charles B. Wang Community Health Center

Jay Cross
President
Related Hudson Yards

Richard C. Delaney
Senior Vice President, Operations (retired)
PepsiCo

Stephen Forcione 
CEO
Red Fuse Communications 

Stanley E. Grayson

Steven J. Kimble
Northeast Regional Tax Managing Partner
Deloitte LLP

Robert A. Knakal
Chairman of NY Investment Sales
Cushman & Wakefield

Hildy Kuryk
Executive Director of Communications 
VOGUE

 

Henry Kuykendall
Vice President, New York
Delta

Jeffrey M. Levy
J. J Ryan Associates

James A. McNamara
Managing Director,
Investment Management Division
Goldman Sachs

The Reverend Joseph M. McShane, S.J.
President
Fordham University

Jed Meyer
Branch Representative
Executive Vice President, Corporate Research

Univision Communications Inc.

Walter Montgomery
Partner (retired)
Finsbury

Daniel A. Neff
Executive Committee Co-Chair & Partner
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Christopher J. O'Connor
Executive Vice President
GNYHA Ventures, Inc. 

R. Donahue Peebles
Chairman & CEO
The Peebles Corporation

Thomas J. Quinlan III
President & CEO
RR Donnelley

Natalia Rios 
Youth Representative
Long Island City YMCA

Cleveland D. Rueckert
Research Associate

UBS Investment Bank

Elizabeth Rutledge
Executive Vice President of Global Advertising and Brand Management
American Express

Robert Scamardella
Managing Partner
Russo, Scamardella and D’Amato


Holly Thomas
Group Vice President – Media Relations / Cause Marketing / Special Events
​Macy’s


JuE Wong
President, Elizabeth Arden Brand
Elizabeth Arden

 

EMERITUS BOARD
Karl M. von der Heyden, CHAIR
Vice Chairman (retired)
PepsiCo, Inc.

Robert Annunziata
Chairman (retired)
ATEF, Inc.

Kevin Burke
Chairman, President & CEO (retired)
Consolidated Edison, Inc.

Janice Reals Ellig
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Chadick Ellig, Inc.

Timothy P. Flynn
Chairman (retired)
KPMG International

Glenn Lau-Kee
Partner
Kee & Lau-Kee PLLC

William K. Lee, MD
President
Cardiac Associates of North Jersey

Consuelo Mack
Anchor & Executive Producer
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack

Timothy L. Porter
Chief Client Relationship Counsel (retired)
Proskauer Rose LLP

John Rowe, MD
Professor
Columbia University Mailman School


William D. Rueckert
President
Oyster Management Group, LLC

Barry Salzberg
Chief Executive Officer (retired)
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited

Diana L. Taylor

Senior Adviser
Wolfensohn Fund Management


Hon. Merryl H. Tisch
Chancellor (former)
New York State Board of Regents

Roger M. Vasey
Managing Partner
Conyers Capital LLC

Hon. Myrtle G. Whitmore
Commissioner (retired)
New York City Housing Authority