Board of Directors & Staff

Officers

A. Mark Getachew

Esq., Partner
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

chairman

Douglas T.Healy

CFA, Managing Director
Credit Suisse

treasurer

Michael J. Garner

Chief Diversity Officer
New York Metropolitan
Transportation Authority

Secretary

Directors

Joel I. Albarella

Senior Vice President
Head of New York Life Ventures

William F. Barrett

Special Assistant to
Felix Rohatyn Lazard

Chapin Bates

Citizens Bank, Regional Executive and head of NYC Metro

Phil Colon

President
Project 2050

Teresa Evans

Head of Human Resources
Continental Home Loans, Inc.

Felton “Buddy”
Johnson

Education Access, Inc.

Stephen D. Nordahl

Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP

Keisha Smith-Jeremie

Chief Human Resources Officer
News Corp

Anthony Rose

Executive Vice President and
Chief Administrative Officer,
Dime Community Bancshares

Carra Wallace

Former Chief Diversity Officer, Office of New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer

Paul T. Williams Jr.

Counsel
Arent Fox, LLP

Vicki Zubovic

Managing Director, Development
KIPP NYC

President & CEO

David C. Banks

Staff

Elizabeth Almonte

Chief Innovation Officer, The Eagle Institute

Aaron Barnette

Director of
Strategic Partnerships

Roger A. Davila

Office & Operations Manager

Jawana Johnson

Chief Academic Officer

Kima V. Reed

Chief of Operations

Donald Ruff

Director of College Planning

Susan Waters

Director of Finance

Creating a new pipeline of academic and social success for inner city young men.