Board of Trustees
Director of Human Resources, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Mark Adiedo is the director of human resources at the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. He is responsible for developing and directing human resource functions and organizational development strategies that support the RBF’s mission, values, and culture. He also provides human resources… Read more...
Dr. Louis P. Barbarin, CPA
Chief Executive Officer, MMBB Financial Services
Dr. Louis P. Barbarin, CPA, joined MMBB’s staff as assistant treasurer and has since served as treasurer, CFO, and deputy executive director before assuming the role of chief executive officer. Prior to joining MMBB, Louis served as the deputy executive… Read more...
Board Member, Regional Emergency Medical Services Council of NYC
Nancy A. Benedetto, MS, AC, joined the Regional Emergency Medical Services Council of New York City in 1990, and became Executive Director, Administration, two years later. In that capacity, until her retirement in 2019, her responsibilities included oversight of staff,… Read more...
Tamara Clark, CPA
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Tamara Clark is the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for the United Women in Faith national office. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Temple University. She is a certified public accountant… Read more...
Rev. Dr. Cheryl F. Dudley
Regional Executive Minister, American Baptist Churches of Metropolitan New York
The Rev. Dr. Cheryl F. Dudley has served as the Regional Executive Minister of the American Baptist Churches of Metropolitan New York since May 1, 2015. She was ordained in the American Baptist Churches USA tradition in Phoenix, Arizona, where… Read more...
Cedric E. Edmundson
Chief Finance and Administration Officer, Auburn Seminary
Cedric E. Edmundson is Chief Finance and Administration Officer at Auburn Seminary. With more than 25 years of financial experience in both for-profit and nonprofit organizations, he is adept at aligning organizational mission and values with fiduciary responsibilities and… Read more...
Donna-Mari J. Fieldsa, CPA
Director for Finance, Administration, and Grant Management, Metropolitan New York Synod
Donna-Mari J. Fieldsa, CPA, joined the staff of the Metropolitan New York Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America as Director for Finance, Administration, and Grant Management in 2020. She is a licensed certified public accountant in the state… Read more...
Thomas J. Nolan
Chief Information Officer, The Pension Boards-United Church of Christ, Inc.
Thomas J. (Tom) Nolan is Chief Information Officer and also serves as Chief Security Officer at The Pension Boards-United Church of Christ, Inc. Previously, he worked in the same capacity for Lighthouse International. His prior experience includes Director of IT… Read more...
Executive Director, Salvadori Center
Kenn Jones started his career as a licensed architect working in New Jersey and New York City. His career as an educator paralleled his career in architecture where he taught undergraduate courses in studio art, design, and the history of… Read more...
Paul M. Karssen, Esq.
General Counsel, Reformed Church in America
Paul Karssen, Esq. serves on the denominational staff of the Reformed Church in America (RCA). (more…) Read more...
Dr. Antonios Kireopoulos
Associate General Secretary at the National Council of Churches USA
Dr. Antonios Kireopoulos is Associate General Secretary at the National Council of Churches USA (2003-present), where he directs both Faith & Order and Interreligious Relations & Collaboration. An Orthodox Christian theologian, he previously directed, and continues to contribute to, the… Read more...
Executive Director, Havens Relief Fund Society
Allison McDermott has been the Executive Director of the Havens Relief Fund Society since April 2013. Havens is a private operating foundation, established in 1871 whose mission is to help struggling New York City residents and their families overcome imminent… Read more...
Donald V. Romanik, Esq.
President, The Episcopal Church Foundation
Donald V. Romanik, Esq. has been President of the Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF) since 2005. Since taking the helm at ECF, Donald has stabilized the financial and administrative infrastructure; led the organization through a comprehensive and ongoing strategic planning process;… Read more...
Secretary to the Board of Benefit Services, Reformed Church in America
Mornier Rich was born and raised in New York City. She is a graduate of Borough of Manhattan Community College (Associate in Applied Science) and Queens College (Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude). She attended New Brunswick Theological Seminary from 2010… Read more...
Vincent J. Schera
Chief Human Resources Officer, MMBB
Vincent Schera is Chief Human Resources Officer at MMBB, where he implements and manages all HCM policies and programs. Prior to joining MMBB, he served as Head of Human Resources for the Bank Division of the CIT Group. At CIT… Read more...
Geraldine F. Watson
VP of Finance and Operations, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Geraldine F. Watson is vice president for finance and operations at the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. She was promoted to this position on October 1, 2006. This senior management position includes oversight of the finance, accounting, information technology, human resources, and… Read more...
President, GWW Planning & Development, LLC
Geoffrey Wiener is an urban planner and facilities space manager with thirty-seven years of experience guiding growth and development of buildings and land for non-profit institutions, municipalities and other organizations. From 2001 to 2013 he served as head of the… Read more...