Meet the people whose passion, creativity, and commitment to change make an every day impact in the lives of NYC kids.
CFK is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our hiring practices. We aim to hire from within the communities we serve.
Kevin Ervin (he/him/his)
Jessica Sloan (she/her/hers)
Senior Director of External Engagement
Travis Welcome (he/him/his)
Senior Director of Programs & Innovation
Darrell Dove (he/him/his)
Director of TALNT
Rebecca Bachman (she/her/hers)
Deputy Director of Philanthropic Engagement
Monica LaBadia (she/her/hers)
Associate Director of Communications & Engagement
Ashley Talve (she/her/hers)
Education & External Engagement Specialist
Dexter Phillips (he/him/his)
Health and Safety Coordinator, Youth Engagement Center
Program Director for P.S.160 Glow Virtual Afterschool Program
Youth Engagement Center Staff
CFK Board of Directors
Meet our Board, a dynamic group of individuals who help shape our organizational direction and make CFK’s work possible.
*Natalie Auerbach (Chairperson) *Lisa Bernstein (Vice-Chair) - Chief Administrative Officer, Sagesure Insurance Managers *Sara Hinkle (Vice-Chair) - Founder, sara liz designs *Maya Burgos (Nominating Committee Chair) - Director, American Express *Terrence McLean (Treasurer) - President & CEO, Sagesure Insurance Managers *Karen Schub Epstein (Governance Committee Chair) - Deputy Director, PennPAC Zach Barratt - Managing Director, Apollo Global Management Lorenzo Castillo - Director, Strategic Engagement, KIPP Laura Farah - Sagesure Insurance Managers Florence Faucon - Philanthropist Louise Phillips Forbes - Agent, Brown Harris Stevens Peter Herzberg - Head of School, The Mead School; Partner, The Wellington Engagement Project Kevin Hammond - Managing Director, JLL Partners Ed Napper - Owner, ENLIFE Wellness LLC Drew Skelton - Vice President, RBC Capital Markets Bronwen Smith - Owner and Lead Designer, B Floral Colin Smith - Chief Operating Officer, Sagesure Insurance Managers Sheila Spence - Vice President, Spotify
*denotes a member of the Executive Committee
Meet our JB, the group of young professionals who champion our mission through critical ambassadorship and volunteerism.
Marc Andrusko, Plaid Sebastian Baquerizo, Blackstone Tamika Covington, Ascend Public Charter Schools Steven DiMilia, Morgan Stanley Minela Feratovic, Citi Thomas Gunton, Salesforce Jordan Holand, Workday Suraj Jain, HOMER Gregory Knight, Exploring the Arts Rebecca Mandel, Northern Trust Austin Mateo, Workday Meghan McCarthy, Morgan Stanley Sourab Narayana, IQVIA Santiago Quinones, EY Santiago Rivera, Gensler Cassie Rolnick, Morgan Stanley Julia Schmidt, Teach for America Ben Snyder, Northern Trust Christopher Vecchio, IG Meredith Williams, Everberg Capital
Want to join the team? If you are dedicated to helping kids dream big and bold, then we’d love to get to know you. Don’t see anything right for you? Check back often as we are always interested in hearing from new talent!