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Public Theater – Non Profit Partner Spotlight

What is your mission? As the nation’s foremost theatrical producer of Shakespeare and new work, The Public Theater is dedicated to achieving artistic excellence while developing an American theater that is accessible and relevant to all people through productions of challenging new plays, musicals and innovative stagings of the classics. The Public’s mandate to createread more
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Jennifer Minezaki – ELP Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am a Director, Communications for Disney Channels Worldwide.  I oversee communication and press relations for Disney XD, including its properties with Marvel and Lucasfilm, and Disney Channel’s popular franchise — Disney Channel Original Movies. While attending USC, I worked onread more
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Reena Abraham – CUP Fellow Spotlight

 What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I run the education portfolio at Local Initiatives Support Corporation, a national community development financial intermediary.  The education portfolio mostly consists of charter school real estate loans and grants.  I came to work here through my experience with charter school lendingread more
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NMSS – Non Profit Partner Spotlight

What is your mission? The New York City – Southern New York Chapter of the National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want do something about multiple sclerosis now – to create a world free of MS. What makes your organization so unique in the non-profit space? We help each person affectedread more
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Paul Yoon – Catalyst Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am a Litigation Partner at an international law firm, Wong Fleming PC. After college, I started my career with an interest in public service and served as Special Assistant to Washington DC Mayor, Anthony Williams. After graduating law school, Iread more
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Leslie Hale – Catalyst Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am currently the Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer of RLJ Lodging Trust. I took my first finance class at Howard University and I fell in love with the idea of turning one dollar into two dollars. Withread more
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Javette Hines – CUP Member Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I manage Citi’s Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Program. I started at Citi in 2008 in the Supplier Diversity role, and Sustainability was added to my portfolio several months after I arrived. The experience has been phenomenal.  From the beginning, everything Iread more
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Aneika Perez – ELP Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am an audit senior manager at E&Y. I perform audits of financial institutions including hedge funds, mutual funds, and business development companies. I started at EY in 2003 after working at Salomon Smith Barney as a mutual fund accountant. Iread more
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Jerika Richardson – CUP Fellow Spotlight

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field? I am a communications strategist, and I currently serve as Special Advisor to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. In this role, I assist with media relations and oversee strategic communications and planning in the areas of public safety andread more
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JazzReach – Non-Profit Partner Spotlight

Established in 1994, JazzReach is a nationally recognized New York City-based 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion, performance, creation and teaching of jazz music. Through the presentation of innovative, widely acclaimed live multi-media educational programs for young audiences (in grades K-12), captivating main-stage concerts for all audiences and informative clinics and master-classes for student musicians, JazzReach isread more
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