Philanthropy New York Elects New Board Members and Announces 2019 -2020 Executive Committee
Philanthropy New York welcomes three new members to it's Board of Directors and announces the 2019-2020 Executive Committee.
The newly elected Board members are Rosanna Aybar, Neill Coleman and Laura Packer.
Rosanna Aybar is the Vice President, Finance and Administration for the William T. Grant Foundation. She regularly interacts with Board members and investment managers to preserve and grow the endowment and meet all regulatory and tax requirements. She also is responsible for coordinating infrastructure processes as diverse as budgeting, accounting, investments, human resources, facilities, and information technology.
Neill Coleman currently serves as Chief Philanthropy Officer at Trinity Church Wall Street, leading the Grants Mission Investing team. Trinity is a growing and inclusive Episcopal parish that awards over $10
million a year in grants in New York City and globally. Neill oversees Trinity’s philanthropic initiatives, focusing on affordable housing, racial justice and building leadership and financial capacity. Neill serves as President of the Board of the Stonewall Community Foundation, the only public foundation focused on the needs of New York’s LGBTQ community.
Laura Packer is the Executive Director of the Howard Gilman Foundation. Prior to that time, Laura served for thirteen years as the Arts Program Director for the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the largest private funder of the arts in New Jersey.
Philanthropy New York’s 2019 Board of Directors:
Kyung Yoon, Board Chair
President, Korean American Community Foundation
Pam Foster, Vice Chair
Chief Operating Officer, Co-Impact
Patricia Swann, Vice Chair
Senior Program Officer, The New York Community Trust
Jeanne Haws, Treasurer
Chief Operating Officer, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund
Charles Buice, Secretary
President, Tiger Foundation
Kenneth Austin, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, The Wallace Foundation
Diahann Billings-Burford, Trustee, Robert Sterling Clark Foundation
Eric Eckholdt, Executive Director, Credit Suisse Americas Foundation
Pamela Foster, Chief Operating Officer, Co-Impact
Amy Freitag, Executive Director, The J.M. Kaplan Fund
Yancy Rubén Garrido, Senior Program Officer, The Clark Foundation
Jacqueline Jones, President and CEO, Foundation for Child Development
Jason McGill, Co-Executive Director, Arcus Foundation
Maria Mottola, Executive Director, New York Foundation
Ana Oliveira, President & CEO, The New York Women's Foundation
Leticia Peguero, Vice President of Programs, The Nathan Cummings Foundation
David Sandman, President and CEO, New York State Health Foundation
Teresa Younger, President and CEO, Ms. Foundation for Women