New York/New Jersey Chapter Staff
  • Janai Smith, Senior Manager, Programs & Partnerships - New York/New Jersey

  • Kristy Ford, Manager, Community Engagement - New Jersey


New York/New Jersey Chapter Board of Advisors
  • Robert Raju, Axiom Sports & Entertainment – Chair

  • Vernon Brown, President, V Brown & Co

  • Valerie Calistro, Esq., Partner, Ventura Law

  • Howard Cross, Sr. Director, Cushman & Wakefield

  • Jamie Giovinazzo, President & Founder, Eat Clean Bro


  • Kayla Giovinazzo, CEO, Eat Clean Bro

  • Neal Kusnetz, Business Advisor, FansXR, Raydiant and ASTOUND Group

  • Chris Modrzynski, President & CEO, CAM Millwork

  • Michael Parker, Global CPG Marketing Executive

  • Abby Smith, Goalie, NY/NJ Gotham FC

New York/New Jersey Chapter Programs

Students In Action 

We work with middle and high schools to help youth identify what they are passionate about and build leadership skills.

Media Partners

We partner with local media outlets to recognize and amplify excellence in service being done across the state.

Community Partners

We partner with organizations and corporations to recognize their employees who excel in service.

The New York/New Jersey Chapter Sponsors