December 6, 2021 under Featured

FPWA CEO Joins Mayor-elect Adams’ Transition Team as a Member of the Equity Committee

“I’m proud and honored to support Mayor-elect Adams as he prepares to lead our city,” says Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO and Executive Director, FPWA. “All of us on the Equity Committee are committed to helping inform and guide the next administration’s important work to advance and achieve a more equitable city for all New Yorkers."

Equity Committee Members

Lead J. Phillip Thompson

Lead Jennifer Jones Austin

Lead Debbie Almontaser

Lead Frankie Miranda

Lead Melissa Sklarz

Lead Victor Calise

Member Ahsan Chughtai

Member Denise Felipe-Adams

Member DeRay McKesson

Member Jeannette Garcia-Alonzo, Esq.

Member John Carlo Bautista

Member Jose Bayona

Member Michael Cohen

Member Michael J Schweinsburg

Member Nikki Bethel Grant

Member Rose Christ

About FPWA

FPWA is an anti-poverty policy and advocacy organization committed to advancing economic opportunity and upward mobility for low-income New Yorkers. Having a prominent New York presence for nearly 100 years, FPWA has long served New York City’s social service sector, providing grants to help individuals and families meet their basic needs, and advocating for fair public policies on behalf of people in need and the agencies that serve them. FPWA’s member network of 170 human-service and faith-based organizations reach more than 1.5 million people in New York’s communities each year. Join us at fpwa.org, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.