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 Vice President, Greater New York Hospital Association Management Corp.

Vice Chairperson

Jussi Taipale, CPA, CFA
Partner, PwC


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


Deborah Sale

Ex Officio

Ashwin Vasan, MD, PhD
Health Commissioner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

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


Ruth Browne, SD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Ronald McDonald House New York

Dean & Chief Nursing Officer, Mercy University

Gerrard P. Bushell, PhD
Chair, CAG Holdings

Christina Chang, MPP

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

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

David A. Gould, PhD
Senior Vice President (Retired), United Hospital Fund

Robert Guimento
President (Retired), New York Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

James Knickman, PhD
Robert Derzon Chair in Public and Health Affairs (Retired), New York University

David Lara
CEO, Petra Capital & Advisory

Joan M. Leiman, PhD

James Mann
Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Ryan Miller
VP and General Manager of Private Markets, Persefoni

Tanya Shah, MBA, MPH
Advisor, Prospero Health

Christy Shibata
CFO, NBCUniversal

Stephen Simcock
Vice Chairman of the Legal Department, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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

Emeritus Members

Donald J. Fager, Esq.
Partner, Fager Amsler Keller & Schoppmann, LLP

Raymond Fink, PhD
Professor of Community and Preventative Medicine (Retired), New York Medical College

George M. Garfunkel
Managing Director, First Manhattan Co.

David Harris, MD, MPH
Vice President of Medical Affairs (Retired), Visiting Nurse Service of New York

William J. Hibsher, Esq.
Senior Counsel, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP