Local Boards


Tri-State Advisory Board

Jennifer K. Marrus, Co-Chair | Fundraising and Board Development Consultant
Mark Pinho, Co-Chair | Managing Director, St. Victor Group
Milena Alberti | Former CFO, Penguin Random House
Lorie Almon | Co-Managing Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Sharyar Aziz | Managing Director, UBS
Mark Flannery | Sector Executive, Point72
Kellie Lerner |  Partner, Robins, Kaplan LLP
Cynthia Mitchell | Partner, Seyfarth Shaw
Kim Mitchell | Vice President, Program Development & Operations, NPower
Kelsey Nason | Partner, Baretz+Brunelle
Alan Riffkin | Managing Director, Lazard Freres & Co. LLC
Brian Rivel | President, Rivel Research Group
Molly Wythes | Marketing Consultant


Kelsey Nason, Chair | Partner, Baretz+Brunelle
Tori Mack, YPB Administrative Coordinator | Academic Skills Administrator, Fordham University
Amber Cartwright | Director of Professional Learning, Policy and Implementation for the Division of Early Childhood Education, NYC Department of Education
Alexandra Hancock | Vice President of Marketing and Enrollment, GEMS Americas
Andrew Guidice | Director, First Republic Bank
Colin Campbell | Consultant, Oliver Wyman
Erica Swainson | Corporate Counsel, Salesforce
Jeff Cole | Director, PwC
Kaitlin Ferry | Executive Assistant
Kelsey Adamson | Senior Paid Social Specialist, Centro
Kierra Hines | Manager, CFGI, a Carlyle Portfolio Company
Leah Molaiepour | Vice President, Philanthropic Initiatives Officer, BNP Paribas
Meg Collins | Author Events Assistant, Macmillan
Nika Mosenthal | Asset Management, JP Morgan
Shanika Victor | Co-Owner, Writing On the Wall Events, LLC
Torrean Slaughter | Account Manager, Factual

Interested in joining the Young Professionals Board? We are currently seeking motivated young professionals to participate in the planning and coordination of fundraising, volunteer and social events. To learn more, contact Liz Trout, Associate Director of Development at or 212-868.2526 X6

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