Our Staff


Vivi Acosta
Business & Financial Services Manager

Michelle Andrews
Staff Accountant

Todd S. Benenson, CPA, CGMA
Chief Financial Officer

Pjerina Bode
Staff Accountant

Adam Cohen 
Program Associate, Business Services

Jim Diego
Senior Project Manager - Real Estate & Economic Development

Caroline Forbes
Human Resources, Office Manager

Jessica Garcia

Donald Gonzales
Senior Accounting Clerk

Danielle Greene
Administrative Assistant

Meredith Hermann
Senior Project Manager - Real Estate & Economic Development


Shoba Jagesar
Payroll & Grants Clerk

Hope Knight
President & CEO

Aron Kurlander
Director, Business Services

Masheika Lewis
EA / Coordinator, Information & Systems

Tina McRae
Special Assistant

Catherine Ortiz
Director, Marketing and Communications

Blondel Pinnock
Chief of Staff

Angela Rampersad
Manager, Jamaica Market

Justin Rodgers
Managing Director, Real Estate & Property Management

Edwin Rosado
Manager, Real Property Facilities, Fire Safety Director

Mitchell Sternbach
Director, Resource Development

James Vaccaro
Director, Security & Quality Control