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Hildy joined the Foundation Board in 2005, and has been Chair since 2014. She is a former Managing Director and head of the Global Foundations group at JPMorgan, overseeing the grantmaking of more than 40 foundations. Hildy served as the program director of the Norman Foundation, and held a variety of positions in New York City and State government. In addition to her work for the Foundation, she currently advises select clients on philanthropy. She serves on the boards of the Mary J. Hutchins Foundation and the Romanian American Foundation.

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Dr. Barondess joined the Board in 2010. He is Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University.  He is President Emeritus of the New York Academy of Medicine and Professor Emeritus of Clinical Medicine, and Professor Clinical Public Health at the Weill-Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Barondess has written extensively on clinical matters in internal medicine, on medical education, clinical ethics, and health disparities in urban populations. He is an emeritus member of the Board of Trustees of the Johns Hopkins University, and chaired the Advisory Council for the School of Medicine from its founding in 1978 until 1992.

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  Jonathan joined the Foundation Board in 2020. He is the past president of American Academy of Arts and Sciences….

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Karen joined the Foundation’s Board in 2016. She is the president emerita of Brooklyn Academy of Music, having worked there from 1979 to 2015, serving the last 16 years as its President. Hopkins was chair of the Cultural Institutions Group, a member of the Mayor’s Cultural Affairs Advisory Commission, and a participant on Mayor de Blasio’s transition committee. Karen served as the Brooklyn Regent for the New York State Education Department from 2005-2010, and was the Inaugural Senior Fellow in Residence at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  She currently serves on the boards of the Trust for Governors Island and Alexander Onassis Foundation, where she is Senior Advisor. She is also the Nasher Haemisegger Fellow of the National Center for Arts Research (NCAR) at Southern Methodist University. 

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  Brad joined the Foundation in 2020. He is currently the Chairman of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, a…

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