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Meet the Team

The MOSPCE team has a combined experience of 120+ years in event planning and production. With a keen eye toward detail, and with a firm commitment to create meaningful events that are content-rich and progressive, the MOSPCE team produces opportunity and atmosphere that strengthen the bonds between New Yorkers.

Paula Gavin
Interim Executive Director

Jose Velazquez 
Deputy Director

Natalie Leary
Director, Public Private Partnerships

Jayson Littman
Associate Director of Event Management

Cristina Galeano
Event Manager

Marcy Isaacson
Event Manager

Kristen Grennan
Special Assistant

Emina Ajvazoska
Event Coordinator

Jason Parker
Event Coordinator

Sean Khatibi
Event Coordinator

Steven J. Brown
Event Coordinator

Karen Rich
Associate Event Coordinator and Development Officer