NYN's 3rd Annual 40 Under 40

July 19, 2017  
Award Ceremony
Capital Grille
8:30AM - 10:30AM
Rising Stars
Event Description

See Program Guide Here

For the third year, New York Nonprofit Media is recognizing 40 of New York’s rising stars in the nonprofit world under the age of 40. It’s an excellent opportunity to establish your company as a valuable resource and supporter of these nonprofit leaders. Winners will be profiled in a special events journal provided at our celebratory event.

When: July 19 8:30-10:30AM

Where: Capital Grille, 120 Broadway, Manhattan

The breakfast serves to celebrate the accomplishments of our forty under forty with friends, colleagues and family. Programming for the morning will include speeches and an award presentation featuring photo shoots for each winner.


Congratulations to NYN Media's Class of 2017 Rising Stars:

Julian Adler, Director, Research-Practice Strategies, Center for Court Innovation

Lauren Anderson, Assistant Vice President, CCS Fundraising

Jaime A. Angarita, Chief Operating Officer, The Child Center of NY, Inc.

Glennis Aquino, Chief Office Administrator and Community Liaison, The Armory Foundation

Veronica, Aveis, Political Director, Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund

Erica Ayala, Project Manager - GPS4Kids, Westchester Children's Organization

Patrick Bardsley, Co-Founder & CEO, Spectrum Designs Foundation

Jessica Berry, Director of Institional and Major Gifts, Breaking Ground

Nicole Bertran, Executive Vice President, The Edward J. Malloy Initiative for Construction Skills

Alexina Cather, Deputy Director , New York City Food Policy Center at Hunter College

Michael D, Cohen, Eastern Director, Simon Wiesenthal Center

Lindsey Cosgrove, Director of Institutional Philanthropy and Strategic Partnerships, Girl Scouts of Greater New York

Adrian Dannhauser, Reverend, Church of the Incarnation

Toney Earl Jr, Executive Director, M.A.D.E. Transitional Services

Kevin Froner, Principal, Manhattan Hunter Science High School

Michael S. Glickman, President & CEO, Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Nathan Gould, Marketing Manager, Development, Brooklyn Academy of Music

Eric Grossman, LCSW, Director of Alternative to Incarceration & Reentry Services, Women's Prison Association

Michael Haynes, Chief Government Affairs Officer, Long Island Cares, Inc.

Angel Hernandez, Director of Programs and External Relations, The Bronx County Historical Society

Alexander Horwitz, Chief of Staff, The Doe Fund, Inc

Pamela Jacob, Manager, Social Impact, Oracle + NetSuite

Josef Kannegaard, Principal Policy Analyst, Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness

Jeremy Kaplan, Senior Director of Schools and Community Education, Phipps Neighborhoods

Kate Krug, Director of Development Events and Engagement, Safe Horizon

Catherine Lapsley, Director of Quality Improvement - Program Performance and Measurement, SCO Family of Services

Marleen Litt, Assistant Vice President Waiver Services, JCCA

Jonathan C. Marin, Program Manager for the Career Discovery Project, City Access New York

Janos Marton, Director of Policy & Campaigns, JustLeadershipUSA

Sandy Myers, Director of Government and External Relations, Selfhelp Community Services, Inc.

Morgan Pehme, Executive Director, EffectiveNY

Carmen Maria Rey, Deputy Director, Immigration Intervention Project, Sanctuary for Families

Giselle Routhier, Policy Director, Coalition for the Homeless

Josh Scher, Chief Financial Officer, Birch Family Services

Ariana Schrier, Artistic Director, Pipline Theatre Company

Jadayah Spencer, Executive Director, International Youth Leadership Institute

Ian Straughter, Founder, Great Good Lives

Jessica Swensen, Supervising Attorney, The Bronx Defenders

Ashley Wessier, VP, Development & Communications, Accion East

Rhea Wong, Executive Director, Breakthrough New York


Winners will be profiled in our Rising Stars conference journal at the event. To purchase congratulatory ads in the section, please contact Kelly Murphy at 917 952 4994 or email kmurphy@cityandstateny.com. The ad deadline is July 11.