Board of Trustees



  • Francisco D’Souza, Co-Chair
  • Melissa G. Vail, Co-Chair
  • Stuart Fischer, Secretary
  • Martin R. Kupferberg, Treasurer


Gilda A. Barabino, Ph.D.
Al Bunshaft
Ed Chan
Guy Chiarello
David Christman
Ravenel B. Curry, III
Atul Dubey
Seth H. Dubin, Esq., President Emeritus
Anna M. Ewing
Joseph R. Ficalora
James A. Firestone
John J. Gilbert, III
Edward D. Horowitz
Frans Johansson
Mary E. Kelly
James Korein, Ph.D.
Arvind Krishna, Ph.D.
Hendrik (René) Lammers, Ph.D.
Jeffrey R. Libshutz
Yvonne Liu
Paul J. Maddon, M.D., Ph.D.
Mary Jane McCartney
Regina Meredith-Carpeni
Louis Modano
Martez R. Moore
Jaclyn A. Mucaria
Devesh Raj
Stephen H. Sands
Linda S. Sanford
Russell Sarder
Sara Lee Schupf
Anil Shrivastava
Alan Sinsheimer, Esq.
Jeanne M. Sullivan
Minerva Tantoco
Lisa Thomas
James S. Wiener

Trustees Emeriti

  • Nicholas M. Donofrio, Chair Emeritus
  • Ivan G. Seidenberg, Chair Emeritus
  • Cecily Cannan Selby, Ph.D.


  • Honorable Bill de Blasio Mayor, City of New York
  • Honorable Scott M. Stringer Comptroller, City of New York
  • Honorable Corey Johnson Speaker, New York City Council
  • Honorable Melinda Katz President, Borough of Queens
  • Mitchell Silver Commissioner, New York City, Department of Parks & Recreation
  • Tom Finkelpearl Commissioner, New York City, Department of Cultural Affairs
  • Carmen Fariña Chancellor, New York City, Department of Education
  • Dr. Margaret Honey President and CEO, New York Hall of Science

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