meet our Board of Advisors

Our Board of Advisors* provides volunteer expertise related to philanthropic giving.

We are grateful to the following individuals for their valuable donation of time and talent. (Affiliations are listed for identification purposes only.)

  David C Asheim
Give By Cell

  Richard Beattie
Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP

  Ian J. Benjamin, CPA
Managing Director
McGladrey & Pullen LLP

  Dave Belliveau
IT Director
Wave Systems Corp.

  Jill E. Braufman
Board Director

  Alan Brody
Executive Program Director,
TECHmarketing Founder, and SAVVE

  Ronna D. Brown
Philanthropy New York

  Nolan Bushnell
Founder, Atari

  Jeffrey Corelli
Business Analyst
Global Client Delivery NYSE Euronext

  Sean Delany
Executive Director
Lawyers Alliance for New York

  Janice Reals Ellig
Chadick Ellig

  George Gilder
Gilder Technology Group

  Peter Reed Gudwin
Senior Associate
JH Whitney

  James A. Hatch
Eisner Amper

  John Haworth
Director, George Gustav Heye Center
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian

  Orrin Hein

  James Jacobsen
Development Manager

  Adish Kasi
Business Analyst
Global Client Delivery NYSE Euronext

  Alice Korngold
Consultant; Author
"Leveraging Good Will: Strengthening Nonprofits by Engaging Businesses"

  William P. Massey
Sr. Consultant
Barnes Roche Inc. former President, National Charities Information Bureau

  Jed Miller
Internet Director
Revenue Watch Institute

  Pamela Morgan
Culinary Consultant;
Author "Pamela Morgan's Flavors"

  Nicholas Negroponte
Former Director
The Media Laboratory

  Donna Panton
Rillbrook Consulting

  James R. Posner
Posner-Wallace Foundation

  Charles Radcliffe
Senior Vice President
Financial Advisor Morgan Stanley

  Barbara B. Roberts
Barbara Roberts & Co. former President and CEO,
Acoustiguide Corporation

  Edwina Sandys

  George P Sape
Managing Partner
Epstein Becker & Green

  Barbara B. Schaye Director
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
Private Banking USA

  Betsy Seidman
Management Consultant

  Michael Seltzer
Philanthropic Services Rabin Strategic Partners

  Virginia M. Sheridan
President M. Silver Associates Inc.

  Jonathan A. Small
Senior Consultant, Government Relations
Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of NY

  Michael Sprague
Vice President, Web Services Wave Systems Corp.

  Marie-Monique Steckel
President, French Institute Alliance Française;
former President, France Telecom North America

  Robyn L. Stein
R. L. Stein Group Inc

  Josh Stern
Director Ratings Group Standard & Poor's

  John Hoyt Stookey
Chairman of the Board Suburban Propane

  Michael Tuzzo
Regional Retail TD Bank

  Jan Van Meter
Senior Partner
Fleishman Hillard Inc.

  Mirek Vana
Office of Institutional Advancement Berklee College of Music

  Pieter C. Voeten
Founder, DECC Communications, Amsterdam

  Silda Wall
Children For Children Foundation

  William D. Watt
Principal and Director
SCCOT Financial Group

  Don Weeden
Partner, Weeden & Co.

  Edward Young
Senior Network Administrator Wave Systems Corp.

* Advisors are listed herein solely in recognition of the contributions of services or other donations made by them to They are not involved in any fashion in the management or policy decisions of Accordingly, the Advisors have no liability of any kind whatsoever for any actions or omissions of