Advisory Board

Meet our Advisory Board.
What we don’t know is greater than what we do, so we collaborate with this team of experts.

  • Badreyyah Alireza
    Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Health Coach

  • Ann Brashares
    Bestselling Author

  • Kirsten Brashares
    Co-founder of Wellness in the Schools

  • Kwame M. Brown, PhD
    Professor of Psychology, Hampton University. Founder, Principal at Move Theory

  • Yadiera M. Brown, MD
    CareMount Medical

  • August Cardona
    Principal, Epicurean Group

  • Hilda Chazanovitz
    Founder, Hilda Chazanovitz & Company

  • Richard E. Clark
    Founder and Managing Director of Zentropy Ventures, LLC

  • Maria Daou
    Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker, Warburg Realty

  • Sybil Dessau
    Television Producer, Fawlty Productions

  • Carol Han
    Founder and Managing Partner, CA Creative

  • Kate Hillis
    Principal, Leroy and Clarkson

  • Mitra Jerald
    VP of Commercial Strategy, Turner Latin America

  • Mike Klein
    Managing Director at McKenna Long Aldridge LLP

  • Benjamin Kligler
    Associate Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Vice Chair, Research Director, Beth Israel Hospital

  • Wendy Kopp
    Founder, Teach for America; CEO, Teach for All

  • Roland Lafontant
    Athletic Director/Squash Pro, Harmonie Club; Squash Coach, The Browning School

  • Jenifer Lang
    Food journalist and author

  • Cathie Levine
    Founder, Morningside Strategies; Executive Coach and Communications Strategist

  • Betty Lopez-Towey
    Educator and Co-Founder-AmPark School, PS 344, Faculty Member of Veriditas the World Wide Labyrinth Project

  • Laura Lyons
    MPH, CHES, CPT, Integrative Medicine Manager, Community Healthcare Network

  • Camilla Marcus
    Entrepreneur, Founder of west~bourne, Co-Founder of TechTable

  • Havilah Mann
    Fractional CFO, Accounting Infrastructure & Governance Expert

  • Caitlin McNiff
    PS 87 Parent

  • John McNiff
    Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Graticule Asset Management Asia

  • Sarah Natchez
    General Manager, Super Soccer Stars

  • Andrew Nipon
    Principal, Spencer + Nipon

  • Kari Ostrem
    Math Teacher, Vanguard High School

  • Joy Pierson
    Co-Owner / Nutritionist, Candle Cafe

  • Janet Poppendieck
    Senior Fellow, CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute

  • Michael R. Reese
    Managing Partner, Reese LLP

  • Sharon Richter
    Registered Dietitian, The Richter Reco

  • Anthony Romero
    Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union

  • Lisa Saul
    Founder, Nourish Guru

  • Paula Seefeldt
    Co-Coordinator of L.I.L.Y., Co-Founder of Field to Fuel, and co-owner of restaurants in Charlotte, DC and NYC

  • Greg Sheindlin
    Sheindlin & Sullivan, LLP

  • Maya Shetreat-Klein, MD
    Integrative pediatric neurologist, herbalist, urban farmer, naturalist, terrain doctor and mother

  • Josh Siegel
    VP of Business Operations and Legal for the Momofuku Group

  • Jennifer Allan Soros
    Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros Foundation

  • Jonathan Allan Soros
    Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros Foundation

  • Rachel Tore
    Co-founder of Wellness in the Schools, Certified Yoga Instructor

  • Elly Truesdell
    Almanac Insights

  • Jenna Wolfe
    TV Journalist and Lifestyle and Fitness Expert

  • Patti Trainor-Wrazej
    Nurse Midwife

  • Tim Zagat
    ZAGAT Guide