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About

Board and Staff

Bette Midler
Bette Midler Founder

Chairman's Council

  • Joshua Sirefman, Chairman
  • Diane Brownstone
  • Lisa Caputo
  • Alexandra Cohen
  • Douglas Durst
  • Adam Flatto
  • Amy Goldman Fowler
  • Tim Gunn
  • Kitty Hawks
  • Marc Heiman
  • Jacqueline Hern├índez
  • Bob Jacobs
  • Catherine Jones
  • Peter Jueptner
  • Marc D. Klein
  • Yoko Ono Lennon
  • Ellen Levine
  • James L. Nederlander
  • Margo MacNabb Nederlander
  • Amanda Parsons, MD
  • Elizabeth Peabody
  • Frank Raffaele
  • Peter E Raymond
  • John J. Studzinski CBE
  • Barbara Wilks
  • Andrea Woodner
Deborah Marton

Deborah Marton

Executive Director
Catherine Hall

Catherine Hall

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Ronald G. Miller

Ronald G. Miller

Chief Development Officer

Administration

  • Alexis Braxton Administrative Assistant
  • Caitlin Goodspeed Executive Assistant & Board Liason
  • Steffanie Hiraldo Director of Finance
  • Matt Pych Office Manager
  • Nathaniel Sutherland Accounting Associate

Capital

  • Tayyab Buksh Director of Construction
  • Gary Dearborn Vice President of Capital
  • Monica Hernandez-Truitt Director of Design
  • Filomena Riganti Senior Project Manager

Community Engagement, Public Programming & Education

  • Amanda Brown Director of Community Engagement
  • Corey Croughn Director of Public Programming
  • Mya Jenkins Education Manager
  • Rosemarie Miner Public Programs Manager
  • Charlie Reynoso Community Engagement Manager
  • Nina Salzman Director of Educational Programs
  • Duke Yun Environmental Educator

Development

  • Kayla Donley Development Partnerships Coordinator
  • Bethany Hogan Government Relations & Special Projects Manager
  • David Keith Director of Strategic Partnerships
  • Elizabeth Lopez Database Manager
  • Jason Osher Director of Institutional Giving
  • Matt Shapiro Vice President of Development Partnerships
  • Matt Goldweber Individual Giving and Special Events Coordinator

Marketing and Communications

    Operations

    • William Axelrod Brooklyn Zone Gardener
    • Mony Baxendale Zone Gardener, Northern Manhattan
    • Barry Elmore Manhattan Zone Gardener
    • Lovett Evans Bronx Zone Gardener
    • Ashton Francis Citywide Projects Coordinator
    • Charles Lannie Hill Landscape Supervisor
    • Tony Lewis Highbridge Natural Area Supervisor
    • Yessenia Santiago Assistant Director of Operations
    • Edwards Santos Swindler Cove Manager
    • Jason Sheets Regional Director, Brooklyn
    • Simon Skinner Director of Operations
    • Jason Smith Regional Director, Northern Manhattan
    • Andrew Stewart Brooklyn Zone Gardener
    • Donte Taylor Regional Director, Bronx & Manhattan Gardens
    • Dustin Thomsen Chief of Repair and Construction