Board Alumni & Past Presidents


  • Board Alumni

    We have a long list of illustrious New Yorkers who have helped direct PENCIL over our 20 year history. Meet our Board of Directors alumni:

    • Lisa Belzberg (Founder)
    • Arthur H. Barnes
    • John E. Benevento
    • Frank J. Bisignano
    • Matthew C. Blank
    • Sharon Y. Bowen
    • David R. Caplan
    • Beverly C. Chell
    • Michael Christenson
    • Jerry Colonna
    • Rudy Crew
    • Maurice DuBois
    • Robert Evanson
    • Michael Fuchs
    • Patsy Glazer
    • Sally Hernandez-Pinero
    • Matthew Higgins
    • Sherry Jacobs
    • Steven Jacobson
    • Norma Kamali
    • Augusta S. Kappner
    • Mark Kimsey
    • Joel I. Klein (Ex Officio)
    • Leanna Landsmann
    • Sandra E. Lerner
    • Harold Levy
    • Mary McCormick
    • William E. McCracken
    • Stephen J. Meringoff
    • Perri Peltz-Ruttenberg
    • Antonio Reid
    • Rossana Rosado
    • Jessica Seinfeld
    • Matt Serletic
    • Adam Silver
    • Dennis Swanson
    • Andrew Tisch
    • Jane Pauley Trudeau
    • Jeanette Sarkisian Wagner
    • Michael Wolf
    • Deborah C. Wright
    • Strauss Zelnick

     

  • Past Presidents

    Here are the past Presidents and interim Executive Directors of PENCIL over its 20 years:

    • Richard Burns (Interim, 2014)
    • Michael Haberman (2007 – 2014)
    • Carol Kellermann (Interim, 2006 – 2007)
    • Janet Corcoran (2005 – 2006)
    • Jerry Colonna (Interim, 2004)
    • Ruth Cohen (1998 – 2004)