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

  • Vernon Brown, President, V Brown & Co

  • Valerie Calistro, Esq., Managing Director of Ventura, Ribeiro & Smith

  • Lynne Davis, Jefferies

  • Jamie Giovinazzo, President / Founder, Eat Clean Bro

  • Kayla Giovinazzo, Creative Director, Eat Clean Bro

  • Michele Hayes, NJ Advance Media


  • Neal Kusnetz, CEO, Northaven Syndicate

  • Rowena Madden, NJ Governor's Office of Volunteerism

  • Chris Modrzynski, C-Suite Professional Sports Executive / Entrepreneur

  • Ed O'Malley, NJ Governor's Office of Volunteerism

  • Michael D. Parker, Sr. Director Sales & Partnerships, MNDFL Life

  • Ketty Russeva, Elliot Management

  • Abby Smith, Professional Soccer Player, Goalkeeper, NY/NJ Gotham FC

  • Ariel Speicher, Point72

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