Our board of directors is made up of dedicated leaders in public health, law, finance, and business who volunteer their expertise and time to our organization and the people we serve.

 Life’s most urgent question is: What are you doing for others? Martin Luther King Jr.


Barbara A. Green, PhD
Senior VP, Health Business Catalyst – a Division of GNYHA Ventures Inc.


Stephen Simcock
General Counsel, Consumer & Community Banking, JPMorgan Chase


Christina Chang, MPP
Former Vice President, Public Affairs, Planned Parenthood of New York City


Raymond P. Jones, Sr., CPA, CFE
Partner, O’Connor Davies, LLP

Ex Officio

Oxiris Barbot, MD
Health Commissioner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Mitchell Katz, MD
President and CEO, NYC Health + Hospitals


Munawar Ahmed
Regional Group Design Director, Accenture

Gerrard P. Bushell, PhD
President and CEO, Dormitory Authority of the State of NY

Ayman El-Mohandes, MBBCh, MD, MPH, FAAP
Dean, CUNY Graduate School of Public Health & Health Policy

Linda Fried, MD, MPH
Dean, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Florence Frucher
Distinguished Lecturer, Health Policy, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College / CUNY

George M. Garfunkel
Managing Director, First Manhattan Company

David A. Gould, PhD
Senior Vice President, United Hospital Fund, retired

Erik Kahn
Partner, Intellectual Property Practice Leader, Bryan Cave LLP

Robert Kaufman, Esq
Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP

James Knickman, PhD
Robert Derzon Professor of Public & Health Affairs, New York University Robert Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Langone Medical School Dept. of Population Health

Joan M. Leiman, PhD
Special Lecturer, Health Policy & Management, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

James Mann
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

Diana J. Mason, RN, PHD, FAAN
Senior Policy Service Professor and Co-Director, Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement, George Washington University School of Nursing

Deborah M. Sale

Tanya Brara Shah, MBA, MPH
Assistant Vice President, Delivery System Reform, The Commonwealth Fund

Shoshanna Sofaer, DrPH

Andrew Weisenfeld
Partner, MTS Health Partners, L.P.

Debra Alligood White

Emeritus Members

Donald J. Fager, JD

Raymond Fink, PhD

David Harris, MD, MPH

William J. Hibsher, Esq