Leadership

Board of Trustees

 

BAM’s Board of Trustees is chaired by Adam E. Max and includes a diverse mix of New York City’s corporate, civic, cultural, and educational leaders.

 

BAM BOARD CHAIR
Adam E. Max

BAM BOARD VICE CHAIRS
William I. Campbell
Nora Ann Wallace

PRESIDENT
Katy Clark

SECRETARY
Mark H. Jackson

Treasurer
James I. McLaren

Members
Jonathan S. Auerbach
Tony Bechara
Fran Bermanzohn
David Binder
Gordon Bowen
William I. Campbell
Natalia Chefer
Linda Chinn
Katy Clark
Dr. Rudolph F. Crew
Suzy Franczak Davis
Cheryl Della Rosa
Dinyar S. Devitre
Mark N. Diker
Yrthya Dinzey-Flores
Andre Dua
Thérèse M. Esperdy
Richard E. Feldman
Steven G. Felsher
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Barry M. Fox
Roberta Garza Medina
MaryAnne Gilmartin
Anne Hubbard
Philippe Krakowsky
Edgar A. Lampert
Lorraine Lynch
Adam E. Max
Scott McDonald
James I. McLaren
Ahrin Mishan
David L. Picket
Frances A. Resheske
Jonathan F.P. Rose
Anna Kuzmik Sampas
Timothy Sebunya
Bartholomew A. Sheehan III
Brian Stafford
Axel Stawski 
Doug Steiner
Joseph A. Stern
Alexa Davidson Suskin
Pedro J. Torres
John Usdan 
Brigitte Vosse
Nora Ann Wallace
Adam Wolfensohn
Claire Wood
Ex Officio
Hon. Bill de Blasio
Hon. Corey Johnson
Hon. Eric L. Adams
Hon. Tom Finkelpearl
Emma Wolfe, Rep. for Hon. Bill de Blasio
Lori Luis, Rep. for Hon. Eric Adams
Chris Coffey, Rep. for Hon. Corey Johnson

Chairmen Emeriti
Neil D. Chrisman
Seth Faison (in memoriam)
Alan H. Fishman
Bruce C. Ratner

Honorary Trustees
Beth Rudin DeWoody
Mallory Factor
Robert L. Forbes
Charles J. Hamm
Barbara B. Haws
William Josephson
Mary Kantor
John Lipsky
Laurie Mallet
Cathy-Ann Martine-Dolecki
David L. Ramsay, M.D., M.Ed.
Hon. Franklin R. Weissberg

BAM Endowment Trust Board
Gabriel Pizzi, Chair
Keith Stubblefield, Treasurer
Steven G. Felsher
Alan H. Fishman
Elizabeth Holtzman
Marcel Przymusinski
Alberto Sanchez
Timothy Sebunya
R. Edward Spilka
Nora Ann Wallace
Adam E. Max (Ex Officio)
James I. McLaren (Ex Officio)

LEADERSHIP EMERITI
Karen Brooks Hopkins
Harvey Lichtenstein (in memoriam)
Joseph V. Melillo

 

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