Melvin Browning - Associate Counsel, New York Liquidation Bureau

David Scatterday Treviño - Managing Partner, Scatterday & Associates

Thomas Smith RN–Retired, Admissions at Archcare, NY

Mark Thompson - Executive Vice President, Capalino + Co.




Vice President

2nd Vice President



Chris Bell - Dance Artist and Founder/Executive Director of Chrisbelldances LLC

Arsella Burton - Vice President of Network Development, Centerlight Healthcare Inc 

Erica Forman - Partner, Brian Cave Leighton Paisner LLP


Lewis Goldstein - Retired.  Ranking Member of NYS Democratic Club, Vice-Chair and LGBTQ Liaison of Bronx Democratic Committee


Edward Haggerty - District Manager, Rentokil Steritech North America


Matthias Hollwich - Founder and Principal HWKN and Architizer 

Celia Kutcher - Design Consultant – Nutrition, Play & Alternative Healing

Mike McCarthy - Director, Alembic Community Development 

Idris Mignott - Corporate Philanthropy Executive


Jo Schneier - Founding CEO,

Jerry Weinstein - Ambassador, Civic Hall   Freelancer, Gotham Ghost Wrtiers

The Board of Directors of the Stonewall Community Development Corporation provides a breadth and depth of collective experience in:


  • Urban planning

  • Geriatric care

  • Nursing and home care

  • Real estate development

  • Building management

  • Government relations

  • Capital projects with and without government funding

  • Community organizing

  • Community development

  • Community boards

  • Housing law

  • Human rights

  • Non-profit management of LGBTQ+ organizations.  

  • Communications

  • Branding

  • Healthcare contacts


Paul Nagle, Executive Director

Sayief Leshaw, Program Director

Alejandro Ruiz, Program Coordinator 

Kai Usher, Housing Ambassador Program Assistant


Catherine (Kate) Peila, Strategic Finance and Development Consultant


Bruce Frankel – Co-President, Life Planning Network

Jon Del Giorno – Pitta, Bishop, Del Giorno

Steven Garibell – TD Bank Vice President of Business Development LGBTQ2+

Louise Hawkley Ph.D. – Senior Research Scientist, National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago


Wendy Holmes – CEO Artspace Consulting, former Vice President for Real Estate Finance at Artspace USA


Si Kahn – Civil Rights, Union and Community Organizer, Author and Musician

Floyd Rumohr – Founding Partner, Rumohr & Clarke, consultants to non-profits, foundations, and donor-advised funds