Board of Advisors

Board of Advisors

The Advisory Board is comprised of prominent individuals in the financial, commercial, industrial, professional, real estate, or other business communities of New York City who advise and assist the Board of Directors in identifying projects and programs the Mayor's Fund may undertake, raising funds, and providing expertise and guidance in managing the assets of the Mayor's Fund.


Rob Speyer, Chair
Ellen Alemany
Jay G. Badame
Janet Bell
Charles Bendit
Barry Berke
Neil Blumenthal
Richard Born
Barbara Bowen
Steve Buscemi
Valentino D. Carlotti
Dr. Steven Corwin
Kenneth Daly
Vijay Dandapani
Mitch Draizin
Harold Fetner
Gabrielle Fialkoff
John Fish
Marian Fontana
Gigi Ganatra Duff
Charlene Gayle

George Gresham
Jeffrey Gural
Jon Halpern
Louis Hernandez
Jill Iscol
Amabel James
Jill Kaplan
Brad Karp
Roberta Karp
Carol Lewis
Debra Martin Chase
John McAvoy
Charles McCall
Cheryl McKissack
Keith Mestrich
Ron Moelis
Henry Muñoz
Mike Muse
Deven Parekh
Sean Parker

Morris Pearl
Steven Rubenstein
William Rudin
Chris Shelton
Marilyn Simons
Jerry Speyer
Mary Alice Stephenson
Stuart Suna
Kenneth Sunshine
Jonathan Tisch
Jeff Wilpon
Greg Worrell

Board of Advisors Meetings

The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City's Board of Directors meets quarterly. Notice of any meeting scheduled at least a week in advance is posted in the City Record at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. Notice of any other meeting is posted on the City Record a reasonable time prior to that meeting, when possible. Minutes from each meeting are posted below.

Board Meeting Minutes