Board and Staff

Catherine Hall

Catherine Hall is the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for NYRP, responsible for internal policies, inter-departmental coordination and oversight of the day-to-day operations of a workforce of approximately 100 staff. This includes NYRP’s work in public parks and gardens, facility management, community relationships, public events and Corporate and Community volunteer days.

Prior to joining NYRP in 1998, Catherine worked with director Alan J. Pakula, where she was engaged in research, development, budgeting, production and release of four major feature films and management of his production office for eight years. Previous professional experience includes office management at Lehman Brothers, Kuhn, Loeb and management of a stock photography agency.

A native of the United Kingdom where she studied Economics and History, Catherine received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the School of Visual Arts and has a certificate in Non-Profit Fiscal Management from New York University.