2017 Fellows

/2017 Fellows
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Cigdem Altay Binal, Director, L-SPARK

Komal Bajaj, Reproductive Geneticist & Clinical Director, Simulation Center, NYC Health + Hospitals

Pamay Bassey, Global Head of Learning Platform and Professional Development, BlackRock

Monica Bloom, Senior Vice President/General Manager, Tribeca Shortlist

Samra Brouk, Director, Business Development, DoSomething.org

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

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

La Neice Collins,News Program Partnership Manager, Facebook

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

Alison Go, Product Lead, Facebook

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, Director, Web Strategy, Accenture

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

Ilana Jaffey, Manager, Business Strategy Execution, American Express


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

Shijuade Kadree, Senior Director of Government Programs and Affairs, The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center

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

Edlynne Laryea, Global Director, Social Media, Johnson and Johnson

Melissa Lavin, Chief Reporting Officer, Belfer Management, LLC

Lindsay Moroney, Vice President of Strategy and Operations, The Muse

Sehreen Noor Ali, Vice President, Business Development, Kaplan NEST

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

Alexsandra Sanford, Director of Communications, Eurasia Group


Amy Spitalnick, Press Secretary, Office of the New York Attorney General

Erica Dobin, Production Manager, NYPD Police Commissioner’s Daily Intelligence and Counterterrorism Brief; Briefer to the Chief and Commissioner of Intelligence