Thomas Styron, Chairman

Associate Professor, Yale University School of Medicine - Psychiatry

 

Rebecca Banyasz

Educator, Bank Street College of Education

 

Mitchell Bernard

Chief Counsel, Natural Resources Defense Council

 

Hon. David N. Dinkins

Former Mayor of New York City; Professor of Public Affairs, Columbia University

 

Marian Wright Edelman

Founder and President, Children’s Defense Fund

 

Hon. Helen Freedman

Associate Justice Supreme Court New York State

 

Karenna Gore

Director, Center for Earth Ethics, Union Theological Seminary

 

Timothy Goodell

Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Hess Corporation

 

Stephen Graham

Bard Center Fellow, Bard College

 

Blanche Johnson

Advocate for People with Disabilities

 

Meredith Kane

Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Garrison, and Wharton

 

Joan Lacagnina

Senior Manager, KKR

 

Gregory Lee

Senior Managing Director, Evercore Partners

 

Kenneth Lerer

Managing Partner, Lerer Hippeau Ventures; Co-Founder, The Huffington Post

 

Olga Lynn

Head Start Parent and Child Care Provider

 

Amie Nuttall

Community Advisor

 

Anil Stevens, Treasurer

Partner, Interval Partners

 

Rose Styron

Poet and Human Rights Advocate

 

Dermot Sullivan

Corporation Counsel, Morgan Stanley

 

Michael Wolitzer

Partner, Simpson Thacher and Bartlett


The Late Harry (HOH) Frelinghuysen, Honorary chair


 

Julius Gaudio, Ex officio
 


Officers

 

Gretchen BUchenholz, President
 

Michael Lewis, Vice President
 

PEter Wu-Buchenholz, SEcretary