Young Professionals Board

Young Professionals Board

The Young Professionals Board (YPB) engages rising corporate leaders in support of Youth, I.N.C.’s mission to improve the lives of New York City’s youth through a unique venture philanthropy model that empowers, develops, and educates nonprofit organizations serving children.  The YPB provides leadership and networking benefits, as well as innovative opportunities to engage with New York City grassroots, youth-serving nonprofits with the goal of developing members into successful nonprofit board members.

 Upcoming Events:

7th Annual Chips for Change Fundraiser
April 24th 2015
| 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Yale Club of New York City

Did you know that in New York City, 1 in 3 children are living in poverty (less than $24,000 for a family of four)?
Support the Young Professionals Board's annual fundraiser anp help Youth, I.N.C. break the cycle of poverty and improve the lives of NYC kids.


2014 Event Highlights

  •  $57,000 raised for NYC kids
  • More than 275 corporate professional  attendees from banking, consulting, consumer products, law, private equity and more
  • 2014 Corporate Sponsors include Alvarez and Marsal, Chicago Title Insurance, Deloitte LLP, Merrill Lynch, Quest Partners, and PartnerRe
  • Proceeds benefit Youth, I.N.C., our 57 nonprofit partners, and the thousands of at-risk New York City children that they serve

Click here to view more photos from the sold out event.

For more information and to learn how you can get involved with the Young Professionals Board, please contact Kelsey Joyce at 212-401-4053 or



Board Co-Chairs

Mary Catherine Carroll, Stone Point Capital
Allison Dender
, Sentinel Capital Partners
Carly Galante
, Ralph Lauren
Dodie Gildart
, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Anish Hariharan
, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Jeremy Knox
, PartnerRe Principal Finance

Young Professionals
Board Members

Ross Ahya, AlpInvest Partners 
Zach Bahor, Portfolio Advisors
Nikhil Bodade
, Ropes & Gray
Ryan Corbett
, King Street Capital Management, LP
Parth Desai, Deloitte LLP
Jennifer Ding
, Bridges Ventures
Hadi Fakhoury
, Merrill Lynch
Vlada Feldman
, Deloitte LLP
Joseph Gasparro
, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Matt Hall
, Anchorage Capital Group
Sabrina Hall-Little
, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Kunaal Kanagal, Lazard Frères & Co. LLC
Dave Laufer, Mayer Brown LLP

Vincent Mattone
, Alliance Bernstein
Matt Miller
, Morgan Stanley
Jack Miner
, Cortec Group
JulyAnn Moon, Wells Fargo Securities

Casey Orr
, Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P.
CJ Orr
, Orr Associates Inc.
Sean Pi
Maryana Pleskanka
, Dannon
Elizabeth Qian
, Wells Fargo Securities
Musa Rashad
, Warburg Pincus
Alison Sanders
David Schrader
, Canaccord Genuity
Sean Spellberg, Lazard, Frères & Co. LLC
Rose Stella
, Sotheby’s
Lindsey Tannenbaum
, KPS Capital Partners
Rafael Telahun
, Sun Capital Partners, Inc.
David Thomas, BMO Capital Markets
Abraham Tiamiyu, APG Asset Management

Bryson Tombridge, JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Jim Witherspoon
, Crestview Partners
Nicole Wright
, JP Morgan Chase & Co.