Meet the Team


Anthony Chaney

Garden Educator

Ivan Campis

Public Health AmeriCorps Member

Mathew Derbin

Public Health AmeriCorps Member

Jonah Herren-Lock

Public Health AmeriCorps Member

Emily Maranga

Public Health AmeriCorps Member

Julio Pagan

Public Health AmeriCorps Member

Christopher Hartsfield

Programs Director

Nafis Khan

Health Promotion Lead

Edward Lopez 

Photography Educator

Mac Levine, MPH

Founding Executive Director

Cassiady Perard

Education Coordinator

Bruno Mayo

Landscaping Educator

Nya Rashad

Group Leader

Tony Zisa

Consulting Fiscal Manager

Directors & Officers

Chair  Michael Woolley, Retired Attorney

Secretary  Nicole Nelson, Executive Director, Derivatives Compliance, Mizuho Financial Group

Co-Treasurer  Jerren Holder, CFO, Corporate Client Banking Industries, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Co-Treasurer  Lorenz Schmid, CISA, Director, Cyber, Risk & Regulatory, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Marketing Task Force Lead  Brooke Stover, Global Partner Manager, Walmart Connect

Evaluation Task Force Lead  Daniela Morales, Analyst, John Snow, Inc., and Outdoor Leadership Academy Alumna, Concrete Safaris

Christopher T. Consalvo, Manager, Government and Community Affairs, Mount Sinai Health System

Mandy DeRoche, Deputy Managing Attorney, Coal Program, Earthjustice

David H. Kaufman, Partner, Morrison Foerster

Mac Levine, MPH, Executive Director

Janine Nedd, Office Administrator, Nixon Peabody LLP, and Past-President, Association of Legal Administrators New York City


Leslie Boden, MSUP, Community Health Planning Consultant

Natalie Chacin, Digital Marketing Manager, O.N.S

Lauren Harness, Architect, MASS Design Group

Gloria Lau, Senior Landscape Architect, Stantec

Malisa Mccreedy, Built Environment Program Manager, Blue Zones

Michelle Ramos-Lopez, MPH, Program Manager, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Perry Sheffield, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Preventative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai