Board of Directors

Chair
Scott Rechler*, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, RXR Realty LLC

President & CEO
Thomas K. Wright*, Regional Plan Association

Co-Chair, Advancement Committee
Marcia Bateson*

Co-Chair, Connecticut Committee
Michael J. Cacace, Senior Partner, Cacace, Tusch & Santagata

Co-Chair, Connecticut Committee
Michael J. Critelli, CEO, Moveflux

Vice Chair
Douglas Durst, Chairman, The Durst Organization

Co-Chair, New Jersey Committee
The Honorable James J. Florio, Senior Partner, Florio, Perrucci, Steinhardt & Fader

Co-Chair, Nominating & Governance Committee
Timur F. Galen*

Counsel
David Huntington*, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

Co-Chair, New Jersey Committee
Paul Josephson*, Partner, Duane Morris

Co-Chair, Audit & Finance Committee
Matthew S. Kissner*, Chairman, Wiley

Co-Chair, Audit & Finance Committee
Hope Knight*, President & CEO, Greater Jamaica Development Corporation

Co-Chair, Advancement Committee
Denise M. Richardson*, Executive Director, GCANY

Co-Chair, Communications Committee
Marc Ricks, Head of Corporate Development, Sidewalk Labs

Co-Chair, New York Committee
Anthony Shorris*, John L. Weinberg/Goldman Sachs Visiting Professor, Princeton University

Co-Chair, Communications Committee
Janette Sadik-Khan, Principal of Transportation, Bloomberg Associates

Co-Chair, New York Committee
Lynne B. Sagalyn, Earle W. Kazis & Benjamin Schore Professor of Real Estate, Columbia University

Co-Chair, Nominating & Governance Committee
Marilyn J. Taylor*, Dean & Paley Professor, UPenn School of Design

 

 

Rohit T. Aggarwala*, Head of Urban Systems, Sidewalk Labs

David Armour, Chief City Executive for New York City, Siemens

Charles Avolio, President and General Manager, New York Region, Suffolk Construction

Joseph Barile, Esq., Vice President, Head of Real Estate, Audible

Stephen R. Beckwith, Retired Managing Director, Scudder, Stevens & Clark

Robert L. Billingsley*, Vice Chairman, Cushman & Wakefield

Eugénie Birch, Lawrence C. Nussdorf Professor of Urban Research, Department of City and Regional Planning, School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Robert Blumenthal, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Real Estate, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure, Investment Banking, Americas, Deutsche Bank Securities

Mark Blumkin, Managing Director, Capital Projects, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services

Anthony Borelli, Vice President of Planning and Development, Edison Properties

Jo Ivey Boufford, President, International Society for Urban Health at NY Academy of Medicine

Tonio Burgos, President, Tonio Burgos & Associates

Vishaan Chakrabarti, Founder and CEO, Practice for Architecture and Urbanism

Kevin Chavers, Managing Director, Government Relations and Public Policy Group, BlackRock

Jun Choi*, Chief Executive Officer, Menlo Realty Ventures

Frank Cohen, Senior Managing Director, Blackstone Group

Anthony R. Coscia, Partner, Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf

Jose Luis Cruz, President, Lehman College

Peter D'Arcy, Area Executive M&T Bank

Mike DeMarco, CEO, Mack-Cali Realty Corporation

Steve Denning, Chairman, General Atlantic

Lisa Giuffra Diaz, Managing Partner, Turf Advisory

Susannah Drake, FASLA, AIA, Founding Principal, DLANDstudio

Blair Duncan, President and CEO, Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation (UMEZ)

Eva Durst, Project Manager, The Durst Organization

Winston Fisher, Partner, Fisher Brothers

Sarah Fitts, Partner, Schiff Hardin

James E. Fitzgerald, Executive Vice President, Wells Fargo Bank

Maxine Griffith, Senior Advisor to the President, Columbia University

Christopher Hahn, Director, External Affairs, PSEG LI

Rachel Haot, Executive Director, Transit Innovation Partnership; Partnership for New York City

Richard J. Haray, Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.

Suzanne Heidelberger, Senior Vice President of GBS Global Real Estate & Workplace Enablement, American Express

Peter W. Herman, Retired Partner/Consultant, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy

 

Dylan Hixon, President, Arden Road Investments

Brian Hughes, Director, Head of Northeast & Midwest US, Uber

Kerry Hughes, Senior Vice President, Business Banking Sales Manager, PNC Bank

Sabrina Kanner, Executive Vice President, Design and Construction, US Office Division, Brookfield Office Properties.

Anaita Kasad, Partner, Guidehouse

Gregory A. Kelly, President & CEO, US, WSP

Kyle Kimball, VP Government Relations, Con Edison

Thomas Klin, Managing Principal, GHD

Mitchell Korbey, Partner, Chair Land Use & Zoning Group, Herrick Feinstein LLP

Ben Korman, Founder & CEO, Lotus Equity Group

Judith Lagano*, Senior Vice President, Asset Management, NRG Energy

Barry Langer, Executive Vice President, Development, Vornado Realty Trust

Christopher LaTuso, Vice President, HDR

Jill Lerner*, Principal, KPF Architects

Trent Lethco*, Associate Principal, Arup New York

Christopher Levendos, Vice President of Network Engineering and Operations, Crown Castle

Mark Marcucci, Global Head, Citi Realty Services, Citi

Andrew Mathias, President, SL Green Realty

Jan Nicholson, President, Grable Foundation

Richard L. Oram, Chair, Fund for the Environment and Urban Life

Seth Pinsky*, Executive Vice President and Investment Manager, RXR Metropolitan Emerging Market Strategy, RXR Realty

Clint Plummer, Vice President, Development, Deepwater Wind

Jason Post, Vice President, Communications, Compass

Thomas Prendergast, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, STV Incorporated

David Quart, Regional Real Estate Market Leader, VHB

Richard Ravitch, Waterside Plaza Management

Gregg Rechler, Partner, Rechler Equity Management, LLC

Michael J. Regan, Sr. Vice President & Director, Global Security & Investigations, JPMorganChase

James Rubin, CEO North America, Meridiam

Elliot G. Sander, President of Transportation in the Americas, Bombardier

John Santora, Vice Chairman, President, Tri-State Region, Cushman & Wakefield

Samuel I. Schwartz, President, Sam Schwartz Engineering DPC

Peggy Shepard, Executive Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice

Tokumbo Shobowale, Chief Operating Officer, The New School

H. Claude Shostal, Former President, Regional Plan Association

Ryan Simonetti, CEO, Convene

Jennifer Skyler, Chief Communications Officer, WeWork

Susan L. Solomon, Chief Executive Officer, NY Stem Cell Foundation

Robert K. Steel*, Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Perella Weinberg Partners

Monica Slater Stokes, Managing Director, International & State Affairs, United

Robert Stromsted, Chief Development Officer, HNTB

Michael Sweeney, Senior Vice President, NE Division, Southern District Leader, HNTB Corporation

Reuben Teague, Vice President Impact Investments, Prudential Financial

Travis Terry, Chief Operating Officer, Capalino and Company

Richard T. Thigpen, Senior Vice President, Corporate Citizenship, PSE&G

Darryl Towns, Regional Director, Government Affairs, American Airlines

Jane Veron, Chief Executive Officer, The Acceleration Project

Phillippe Visser, President, Related Office Development

Kevin Willens, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Kate Wittels, Partner, HR&A Advisors

Eric Yarbro, CEO, Founder & Chairman, Madison Square Realty

Robert D. Yaro, Professor of Practice, University of Pennsylvania School of Design

Directors Emeriti

Edward J. Blakely

The Honorable James J. Florio

 

Kenneth T. Jackson

Barbara Joelson Fife

Marc Joseph

Charles J. Maikish

Luther Tai

*Member of Executive Committee