Board - Junior Achievement of New York

JA of New York Executive Committee Members

Gavin O'Connor - Board Chair
Managing Director (retired) - Goldman Sachs
Joseph A. Peri - President
JA New York
Sey-Hyo Lee - Secretary
Partner - Winston & Strawn LLP
Gary Kozlowski - Treasurer
Partner - Ernst & Young LLP
Rick Alessandri - Chair
Resource Development Committee, EVP, Enterprise Development - Univision Communications
Chris Andersen - Vice Chair
Founding Partner - G.C. Andersen Partners, LLC
Leslie Godridge - Vice Chair
Vice Chairman, Co-Head Wholesale Banking - U.S. Bank
Nanette Malebranche - Chair
Program Committee, Managing Director, Big Apple District - FedEx Express
Joseph F. Murphy - Chair
Board Development Committee, EVP, Head of Public Nonprofit Finance - U.S. Bank
Richard Poccia - Vice Chair
Partner (retired) - PwC LLP
Lisa Sawicki - Chair
Audit Committee, Partner - PwC LLP
Brendan Walsh - Chair
Brand Awareness Committee, EVP & General Manager Global Corporate Payments US - American Experss
Dr. h.c. Anthony Viscogliosi - Vice Chair
Principal - Viscogliosi Bros., LLC

Board Members

Toby Singh Baba
Assistant Vice President - Santander Bank
Pervez Bamji
General Auditor - Pitney Bowes
Kevin Barr
Senior Vice President Human Resources - Terex Corporation
Jennifer Barbetta
Managing Director - Goldman Sachs
Michael Barton
Partner - Accenture
Charles Borrok
Vice Chairman - Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Shmuel Bulka
General Counsel, Financial & Risk Division, Americas - Thomson Reuters
Manuel Chinea
EVP & COO - Popular Community Bank
Willie Dennis
Partner - K&L Gates LLP
Joseph Duggan (ex-officio)
Partner - KPMG LLP
Jim Fosina
Founder and CEO - Fosina Marketing Group
Phil Evans
Managing Director - BlackRock
Marie Gallagher
SVP & Controller - PepsiCo, Inc.
Chuck Imhof
Staff Vice President New York Sales - Delta Air Lines
Brian Inselberg
SVP, Financial Lines - Starr Companies
Nick Johnson
SVP, Digital Ad Sales Strategy - Turner Broadcasting Systems
Scott Karnas
Corporate Controller - KKR & Co. L.P.
Jill Kern
EVP, Governance & Policy Wholesale & Market Risk - HSBC Bank USA, N.A.
Kurt Kurimsky
Corporate Controller - BNY Mellon
Christopher Levendos
EVP, Field Operations - Frontier Communications
Scott Lippstreu
Principal - Deloitte Consulting
Victor Malanga
Executive Vice President & Worldwide Chief Financial Officer - Edelman
Gregory Markel
Partner Litigation Dept. - Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Mona Moazzaz
SVP & Chief of Staff Global Technology & Operations - MetLife
Jon Monks
SVP, Business Development - Sompo International
Kenneth Newman
Senior Vice President Eastern Regional Counsel & Assistant Secretary - The Walt Disney Company
Keith Pinniger
Managing Director - Citigroup
Rosa Ramos-Kwok
Managing Director - Bank of America
Crystal Sampson
Partner - Ernst & Young LLP
Kishore Siva
SVP, Customer Experience Strategy Lead - Wells Fargo & Co.
Craig Soloff
VP, Sales - K2View
Amy Springsteel
Assistant VP Corporate Responsibility - Voya Financial
Brian Varga, P.E.
Director, Gas Field Operations - National Grid
Joanne Zaiac
Chief Client Officer, Americas - Merkle
  • "JA activities support our college and career readiness expectations as they bridge connections to real world experiences and professions" – Hazel Cruz, PS 83

    -Junior Achievement Teacher
  • "I learned that running a business includes a lot of work! You have to know how to run it, how much to pay your employees and much more." – PS 83

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Guess what? A volunteer from Junior Achievement came to my class! I learned that cities are places to live, eat, work and play." – Justin, PS 83

    -Junior Achievement Student
  • "Junior Achievement has given me my blueprint for success in college and beyond. JA has allowed me to grow as a student, entrepreneur, and as a future college student." – Kaiyell Pettie

    -Junior Achievement Alumnus
  • "JA volunteers give children tangible examples of the unlimited opportunities available to them."

    -Junior Achievement Volunteer

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