2017 Fellows

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Cigdem Altay Binal, Associate, Activate

Komal Bajaj, Reproductive Geneticist & Chief Quality Officer of NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi and Clinical Director of the Simulation Center

Pamay Bassey, Chief Learning Officer, The Kraft Heinz Company

Monica Bloom, CEO & Founder, MVB Strategy LLC

Samra Brouk, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Umbrella

Marisa Buchanan, Executive Director, Sustainable Finance, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt, Features/Lifestyle Editor, The Forward

La Neice Collins, Global Communications Manager & Gender Focal Point, United Nations

Maria Dautruche, Vice President, Foundation Partnerships, National Urban League

Alison Go, Head of Growth, Chalkbeat

Aida Gureghian, Assistant Dean for Students, Graduate School of Arts and Science, NYU

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Elizabeth Gwinn, Communications Director, The Studio Museum in Harlem; Behrend Fellow

Aliya Haider, Director, Head of Fixed Income Regulatory, Guggenheim Partners

Laura Heck, Managing Director, Data & Analytics, Marketing & Communications, Accenture

Melanie Heller, Vice President and General Manager, Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg BNA

Ilana Jaffey, Director of Knowledge Management, Customer Care, The New York Times


Adjoa Jones de Almeida, Director of Education, Brooklyn Museum; Behrend Fellow

Shijuade Kadree, Chief Advocacy Officer, The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center

Melissa Kivett,  Senior Vice President, Strategy Officer, Prudential Annuities

Edlynne Laryea, Head of Industry, Consumer Packaged Goods, Facebook

Melissa Lavin, Chief Financial Officer, The Rosen Group

Lindsay Moroney, COO at Artory

Sehreen Noor Ali, Co-Founder, Visible Health Co

Minh-Thu Pham, Executive Director of Policy, United Nations Foundation

Alexsandra Sanford, CEO at GZERO Media, A Eurasia Group Company


Amy Spitalnick, Executive Director, Integrity First for America