Board & Advisors

Board of Directors

Maureen Rover, Chairman
President, The Reading Team, Inc.

Stephen Meringoff, Vice Chairman
Principal, Meringoff Properties

Meghan Magyar, Secretary
Homemaker

Marc Weisman, Treasurer
President, Cheltenham Enterprises, Inc.

Bertrand Brown, Vice President
Superintendent Emeritus, New York City Public Schools
Community District 5

Evelyn Halpert
Former Head of School, The Brearley School

Kelly Harrison
Public Relations Strategist, Double E Communications

Marianne Johnson
Managing Director, First Republic Bank

Eileen Judell
Learning Specialist, Retired, The Chapin School

Helen B. Pennoyer
Social Worker

Elizabeth Ryan
Community Volunteer

Christina Tapper
Associate Editor, Sports Illustrated Kids

Lynn Troyka
Author, Professor of English, CUNY


Council of Advisors

Christine Beshar
Senior Counsel, Cravath Swaine & Moore, LLP

Anne E. Burns
Lower School Director, The Hackley School

Ashley Garrett
Voice Actor

Betsy Gotbaum
Former New York City Public Advocate

Blaise Halluite
Entrepreneur

Ruth W. Messinger
Former Manhattan Borough President

Voza Rivers
Chairman, Harlem Arts Alliance

Valorie Williams
Educator