Board of Directors

The Foundation is managed by a Board of Directors that includes distinguished lawyers from across the State of New York including five officers, 25 directors and 2 ex officio directors (the Chair and Vice Chair of The Fellows of The New York Bar Foundation). 


Officers

John Gross

President, John H. Gross

Hauppauge


Lesley Rosenthal

Vice President, Lesley Rosenthal

New York

 

Pam McDevitt

Secretary, Pamela McDevitt

Albany


Lucia Whisenand

Assistant Secretary, Lucia Whisenand

Syracuse


Richard Raysman, Esq.

Treasurer, Richard Raysman

New York



Directors

James R. Barnes, Esq.
James R. Barnes
Albany

Earamichia Brown, Esq.
Earamichia Brown
New York 

Cheryl Chambers

Honorable Cheryl E. Chambers

New York

Ilene Cooper

Ilene S. Cooper

Uniondale


Hermes Fernandez

Hermes Fernandez

Albany


Marion Hancock Fish, Esq.
Marion Hancock Fish
Syracuse 

Shelia A. Gaddis, Esq.
Sheila A. Gaddis
Rochester

Michael E. Getnick, Esq.
Michael E. Getnick
Utica

Stephen D. Hoffman, Esq.
Stephen D. Hoffman
New York

John R. Horan, Esq.
John R. Horan
New York


Susan B. Lindenauer, Esq.
Susan B. Lindenauer
New York 

Roger Maldonado

Roger Juan Maldonado

New York

Edwina Frances Martin, Esq.
Edwina Frances Martin
Staten Island

Joseph V. McCarthy, Esq.
Joseph  V. McCarthy
Buffalo

Elizabeth McDonald

Elizabeth J. McDonald
Rochester

Martin Minkowitz, Esq.
Martin Minkowitz
New York

Carla Palumbo
Carla M. Palumbo

Rochester

David Schraver

David M. Schraver

Rochester

Lauren Wachtler

Lauren J. Wachtler

New York


Ex Officio 

Emily F. Franchina, Esq.

Emily F. Franchina, Chair of The Fellows

Garden City

James B. Ayers, Esq.
James B. Ayers,
Vice-chair of The Fellows
Albany