Who We Are

Directors, Staff, and Associates

Board of Directors

Joanna D. Underwood
Chair

Cynthia Adler
Actor/Writer

Bipasha Chatterjee
Environmental Economist and Lecturer

Johannes D. Escudero
CEO & Executive Director, The Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas

Michael S. Gruen
Attorney
President, The City Club of New York

Stephen B. Land
Partner, Duval & Stachenfeld LLP

John J. Magovern
AVP, Stifel Financial Corp.

Joan C. Pearlman
Professional Women Photographers,
Editorial Board of Imprints
Lecturer in Folk Art History

Brendan Sexton
Environmental Consultant
Former DSNY Commissioner

Norman Steisel
Chairman and CEO, EnEssCo Strategies
Former NYC First Deputy Mayor
Former DSNY Commissioner

Simon Sylvester-Chaudhuri
Director, Global Futures Group

Eric Verkerke
Co-Founder, Emergence Creative

Dr. Bailus Walker, Jr.
Professor of Environmental & Occupational Medicine
Howard University Medical Center


J. Dinsmore Adams, Jr., Counsel

William Baker
1680 Laurel Hollow Road
Laurel Hollow, NY 11791
whbaker3@verizon.net
516-367-4355

Staff

Joanna D. Underwood
Founder & Chair

Matthew P. Tomich
President

Kyle Jeremiah
Media & Communications Associate

Phil Vos
Project Manager

Aicha Zakraoui
Project Coordinator

 

Associates

Stephen Kent
Media Consultant

Laura Nuyen
Web Design & Development

James S. Cannon
Special Advisor

Jennifer Valic
Bookkeeper