Laurie Williams, Executive Director

Amy Berg, Director of Development

Natalie Peart, Operations Manager

Luba Margai, Regional Program Coordinator/Princeton Project 55 Fellow

Amanda Berlin, Communications Consultant

Board of Directors

Jack E. Pace III, White & Case LLP – Chairperson

Karine Apollon, Scholastic Classroom & Library Group – Vice Chair

Osman Ali, Goldman Sachs – Treasurer

Goldie Alfasi-Siffert, PhD, Institute for Family Health Philips Family Practice – Secretary

Rita Brause, EdD, Fordham University

Katinka Domotorffy

Susan Elbe, Wiley

Vincent FitzPatrick

Susan Kaufman, Creative Consultant

Sergey Kraytman, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Judith Levine

Bonnie Lieberman

Leora Mogilner, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Gary Tannenbaum, Miltan Management Corporation

Tonya Wilson, Barclays


Advisory Board

Claudia Aristy, Bellevue Hospital Center

Mark Bertin, MD, New York Medical College

Carolyn Cates, PhD, New York University

Kathy Collins, Former ROR GNY Board Member

Stephanie Hsu, Consultant

Perri Klass, MD, ROR National Center and NYU School of Journalism

Dina Lieser, MD, Toys for Tots

Katherine Lobach, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Alan Mendelsohn, MD, NYU School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital Center

Leora Mogilner, MD, Mt. Sinai Hospital & ROR Board Member

Sheila Palevsky, MD, MPH,FAAP,NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Rachel Payne, The Brooklyn Public Library

Adriana Weisleder,PhD, New York University

Young Leaders Executive Board

Mission Statement
Reach Out and Read of Greater New York’s Young Leaders Executive Board aims to engage the next generation of Reach Out and Read volunteers and supporters through the creation of events, a speaker series, and other opportunities to interact directly with Reach Out and Read programs. By cultivating relationships with a new generation of leaders, the Executive Board will raise awareness about Reach Out and Read of Greater New York and garner support for its mission and the thousands of children and families served by its programs.

Lucia Smith, Chair

Reni Adadevoh
Sara Anderson
Nadirah  Blassingame
Harry Bradford
Kristin Bryan
Jennifer Katafigiostis
Taylor Kuhn
Daisy Lopez
Dan Pasette
Christine Petro
Carolyn Philippe
Kirstin Roquemore
Lori Rassas
Kristan Scott
Elliot Steelman
Abbey Vandersall
Julia Wong
Jennifer Wu
Patrick Wyllie
Tieg Zaharia

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