Board of Directors
HEAF’s Board of Directors includes senior-level executives from prominent corporations throughout NYC, adding tremendous value to the stature and credibility of our college access and college success programs. We thank the Board for their dedication to HEAF.
Founder and Chair Emeritus
Benjamin K. Semel
Pryor Cashman LLP
Fred Alger Management
Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Energy & Resources Business Group
John K. Collins
Matarin Capital Management
Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Teach for America
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Ph.D.
Bank Street College of Education (Retired)
Silverstein Properties, Inc.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
J.C. Flowers & Co., LLC
Joanna S. Rose
Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Foundation
President and CEO, International House
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ph.D.
American Museum of Natural History
Sheri Berman, Ph.D.,
Professor of Political Science, Barnard College
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen, & Katz
Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt LLC