Board & Staff


Board Officers

Antonia Yuille Williams
Board Chair

Con Edison

Rev. Dr. Emma Jordan-Simpson
1st Vice Chair

Fellowship of Reconciliation USA

Jacob DeVries
Treasurer

Ernst & Young

John Ciraulo
Secretary

Cushman & Wakefield

Board Members

Jennifer Jones Austin | bio

FPWA Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Robert S. Bridges, Jr.

Wilmington Trust

Derrick D. Cephas

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Richard A. Debs

Morgan Stanley

Mitchell Lee

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P.

Craig C. MacKay

England & Company

James March

Retired, Zurich North America

Marion Phillips, III

Empire State Development Corporation

Stephen J. Storen

Retired, BNY Mellon

Dr. Terrance Stradford

Citi-Brites Dental

Bishop Mitchell G. Taylor

Urban UpBound

Wendy Van Amson

Independent School Diversity Network, Consulting Nutritionist at Tempro Associates

J. Fred Weintz, Jr. 

Retired, Goldman Sachs

Emeritus Members

Hon. David N. Dinkins

* In memoriam

Dr. James R. Dumpson

* In memoriam

Dr. Patricia G. Morisey

* In memoriam

Rev. Thomas Grissom

* In memoriam

Phoebe R. Stanton

Executive Office

Jennifer Jones Austin | bio

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Tiffany O'Neal

Senior Advisor and Director of Special Initiatives

Karen Wilkerson

Executive Assistant to the Office of the CEO/ED

Program & Policy Team

Emily Miles

Chief Program & Policy Officer

Aleciah Anthony

Director of Programs

Gilda Flores

Member Support Coordinator

Nakia Johnson

Program Manager, Training and Development

Lauraliz Morales-Silva

Program Coordinator

Abdul Muhit

Training and Support Intern

Jeanette Estima

Director of Policy

Zarin Ahmed

Senior Policy Analyst

Jessica Cinque

Policy Analyst

Francis Estrada

PAR Intern

Gaurav Gupta-Casale

Fiscal Policy Analyst

Maria Belen Hipola

Fiscal Policy Fellow

Outreach & Engagement Team

Yolanda Richard

Community Outreach Manager

Development & Communications Team

Catherine Carpentieri | bio

Chief Development and Communications Officer

Amy Brenna

Director of Marketing & Communications

Jennifer Goldberg

Marketing & Communications Associate

Sarah Elliott

Director of Institutional Giving

Jordan Kifer

Development Operations Manager

Finance Team

Frank DiMaiuta

Chief Financial Officer

Yvonne Bennett

Senior Accountant

Mary Emery-Doswell

Assistant Director of Finance

Radhiyah Kaiyum

Junior Accountant/ Accounts Payable Specialist

Wilkens Telisma

Finance Intern

Operations Team

Alexandros Hatzakis | bio

Chief Operating Officer

Eric Askew

Facilities Assistant

Andre Davidson

Facilities Assistant

Duane Hill

Facilities Assistant

Elizabeth Molina

Operations Associate