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Board of Directors

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

Chris Blunt
President, Investments Group
New York Life Insurance Company 


Nancy E. Calderon
Global Lead Partner

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


Susan S. Alexander

Joshen Ayukawa
Youth Representative
Vanderbilt YMCA

Wellington Chen
Executive Director
The Chinatown Partnership

Christopher Williams Claxton
Youth Representative
West Side YMCA
Jay Cross
Related Hudson Yards

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

Stephen Forcione 
Red Fuse Communications 

Bryan Gonterman
Vice President/General Manager, NY & NJ

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 


Henry Kuykendall
Vice President, New York

Jeffrey M. Levy
J. J Ryan Associates

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

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

Walter Montgomery
Partner (retired)

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

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

Kathy O’Sullivan
Branch Representative
Partner - Assurance Services, Real Estate
Hospitality and Construction
Ernst & Young

R. Donahue Peebles
Chairman & CEO
The Peebles Corporation

Thomas J. Quinlan III
President & CEO
RR Donnelley

Cleveland D. Rueckert
Research Associate

UBS Investment Bank

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

Don Sarcone
Branch Representative
Managing Partner, De Santis, Kiefer, Shall &  Sarcone, LLP

Robert Scamardella
Managing Partner
Russo, Scamardella and D’Amato

Holly Thomas
Group Vice President – Media Relations / Cause Marketing / Special Events

JuE Wong
President, Elizabeth Arden Brand
Elizabeth Arden


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
Kee & Lau-Kee PLLC

William K. Lee, MD
Cardiac Associates of North Jersey

Consuelo Mack
Anchor & Executive Producer
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack

Sal Maglietta​
Executive Vice President​
U.S. Bank​

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

John Rowe, MD
Columbia University Mailman School

William D. Rueckert
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