The New York Common Pantry Board of Directors includes leaders across the business, beauty, and culinary industries.

 

BOARD OFFICERS

Elaine Clark (Board Chair)*
Community Volunteer

Sherrell Andrews (Nominations and Governance Chair)
Attorney at Law
Representing Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church

Thad Davis (Secretary and Development Co-Chair)
Senior Managing Director
SVB Leerink

Paul Emery (Finance Chair)
Principal
Hellman & Friedman

Annie Huneke (Board Vice Chair)
Community Volunteer

Camille Kelleher (Investment Chair)
Representing Church of St. Thomas More

Susan L. Merrill (Board Vice Chair)
Community Volunteer

Sara Moss (Board Vice Chair)
Vice Chair
The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.

Michael Nachman (Personnel Chair)
Former President
Mantex Fabrics Corporation

Brian Rose (Treasurer)
Private/Liquids Investor
Viking Global Investors

Wendy A. Stein (Program Chair)
Researcher of Medieval Manuscripts
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Matias Stitch (Board Vice Chair)
Managing Director
Oaktree Capital Management

Margie Sung (Development Co-Chair)
Community Volunteer
 

BOARD MEMBERS

Brad Beckstrom
Senior Director, Government and Community Affairs
Mt. Sinai Health System

Hartley Bernstein
Attorney/Partner
Bernstein Cherney LLP

Dick Cattani
Former CEO
Restaurant Associates

Scott Crawford
Chief Merchandising Officer
Fresh Direct

Didi Fenton-Schafer
Community Volunteer

Cristina R. Fernandez
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Columbia University Medical Center

Jim Fishman
Professor of Law Emeritus
Haub School of Law at Pace University

Candice K. Frawley
Community Volunteer

Charlie Higgins
Managing Director
JP Morgan

Dominique R. Jones
Executive Director
Global Kids

Christina Li
Special Situations Group/Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co

David McInerney
Co-Founder and Former CEO
FreshDirect

Doreen S. Morales
Representing Park Avenue Methodist Church

Alan Pardee
Managing Director
Valor Equity Partners
 

ADVISORY COUNCIL

Shannon Tyree Brown
Consultant

Michael Fitzsimons
Chairman and CEO,
DeskNet

Edward Gallagher
President/CEO,
American Scandinavian Foundation

Katherina Grunfeld
Community Volunteer
Representing Park Avenue Synagogue

Robert Hetu
Head of US Private Department, Fixed Income
CDPQ U.S. Inc.

Jamie Hirsh
Community Volunteer

Linda E. Holt
Community Volunteer

Stephen Jury
Managing Director, Global Head Currencies and Commodities
JP Morgan

Kathy L. Nalywajko
Managing Director and Head of Client Development
ETHIC, A Wealth Bank

Neda Navab
Community Volunteer

Madeleine Rice
Community Volunteer

Rebecca Robertson
President
Park Avenue Armory

Lite Sabin
Community Volunteer

Andrew Skobe
Founder: Strategic and Financial Consultant
Hudson Charles Consulting

Elaine Weiss
Community Volunteer
 

JUNIOR BOARD

Chelsea Aharon

Tommaso Auerbach
Oxeon Partners

Seferina Berch
WilmerHale

Alyssa Blochlinger
Deloitte

Corey Costella

Karisha Ewell
Bronx Bridges High School

Katie Frohlinger
Accenture

Aaron Kim
Oxeon

Michelle Loh
NYCP Volunteer

Kathy McTigue
Citi Bank

Ruth Mauldin

Ivan Mendezabal
Angelo, Gordon, & Company

Florencia Moers
Aterian, Inc.

Rebecca Milian
Boston Consulting Group

Austin Nalen

Charlotte Newell
Sidley Austin

Aisana Nurusheva
Citi Bank

Ike Nwokike, Jr.

Alex Palma
Talent Inc.

Blake Petitclair
The Supply House

Lillian Poloner
Birch Wathen Lenox School

Joshunda Sanders
Writer

Katie Sheridan
Kantor and Fitzgerald

Constance Su
W Capital Partners

Patrick Sullivan
Oxeon Partners

Nikkita Thompson
Independent Production Coordinator

Michael Verrier
PURE Insurance

Frank Walter
UBS

Members and Officers as of January 1, 2022. All Board members are independent, voting members.