Board Of Directors

Vaughn C. Williams (Chair), Retired Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meager & Flom; Trustee, Stanford University.

Robert Abrams, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP; former Attorney General of the State of New York; former Bronx Borough President; former Member of the NYS Assembly.

Michael Arad, Partner, Handel Architects LLP; Designer of the World Trade Center Memorial.

Maggie Boepple (Vice Chair), President/Director, Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center; former President, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council; Director of Intergovernmental Relations for New York  Mayor Edward I. Koch.

Dana Buchman (Secretary), Fashion Designer; Chair, Promise Project; Author "A Special Education: One Family's Journey Through the Maze of Learning Disabilities"; Member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America.

Ester Fuchs, Professor of International and Public Affairs and Political Science, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; former Special Advisor on Governance and Strategic Planning to New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg .

Mary McCormick, President, Fund for the City of New York.

David Steinberger, Former President and CEO, Perseus Books Group and Chair, National Book Foundation; Former President, Adult Trade Group and Corporate Strategy and International at Harper Collins; Management Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton; NYC Deputy Transportation Commissioner.

Robert Tierney,  Distinguished Fellow, NYU's Wagner Graduate School of Public Service; Former Chairman, New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission; Counsel to New York Mayor Edward I. Koch: Assistant Counsel to New York Governor Hugh L. Carey.


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