About The Board

Current Board Members

Jonathan Flaherty
Chair of the Board

Senior Director of Sustainability - Tishman Speyer

Elizabeth Girardi-Schoen
Treasurer

Vice President, Global Environment and Sustainability - Teva Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

E. Gail Suchman
Secretary

Special Counsel – Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP; Lecturer in Environmental Law and Sustainable Development - Columbia Law School

Jill Anderson
Vice Chair

Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations - New York Power Authority

Jan Berman
Director

President - MechoSystems

Charles Cameron
Director

Controls Specialist – Stan Deutsch Associates; Past President – Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, New York City Section

Rebecca Craft
Director

Chief Customer Officer – Essess

John Gilbert
Director

Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer – Rudin Management Company, Inc.

Carl Hum
Director

Senior Vice President, Management Services & Government Affairs, Real Estate Board of New York

Pat Sapinsley
Director

Managing Director, Clean Tech Initiatives - NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Emily Dean
Director

Director, Market Development, NYSERDA

Vicki Kuo
Director

Director, Energy Efficiency & Demand Management, Con Edison

Donna De Costanzo
Director

Director, Northeast Energy & Sustainable Communities, NRDC

Daniel Egan
Director

Vice President, Head of Sustainability and Utilities, Vornado Realty Trust

Sydney Mainster
Director

Senior Sustainability Manager - The Durst Organization

Mark Chambers
Director

Director, Mayor's Office of Sustainability, NYC Office of the Mayor

Louis Rizzo

Manager, Community & Customer Management – National Grid

Past Board Members

Ashok Gupta
Senior Energy Economist - Natural Resources Defense Council

Thomas Farrell
Senior Managing Director Global Design & Construction – Tishman Speyer

Timur Galen
Managing Director, Global Head of Corporate Services & Real Estate — Goldman Sachs & Co.

David A. Thurm
Chief Operating Officer - Art Institute of Chicago; former Senior Vice President, Operations - The New York Times

Hayden McKay
Principal, Daylighting and Sustainable Design Studio – Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design Inc.

Gil C. Quiniones
President and Chief Executive Officer – New York Power Authority

Michael T. Colgrove
Director of Multifamily Programs – New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

A. Mark de Yoanna
Manager, Community and Customer Management - National Grid

Laurie Kerr
Director of Advocacy – Urban Green Council

Sukanya Paciorek
Executive Vice President , Head of Asset Management - Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation

Dan Zarrilli
Director
Senior Advisor to the Mayor, Recovery, Resiliency, and Infrastructure - City of New York

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