Staff
Archie Lee
Coates IV
Executive Director
Jeff Franklin
Director of Community and Education
Dong-Ping Wong
Director of Design
Oana Stanescu
Director of Operations
Kara Meyer
Deputy Director
Cass Nakashima
Designer,
+ POOL
Board of Directors
Joshua David
Co-Founder,
The High Line
Karen Wong
Deputy Director
New Museum
Marc Kushner
Founder,
Architizer
Joe Mizzi
President,
Sciame
Andrew Essex
CEO,
Tribeca Enterprises
Sharon Chang
Founder,
Yoxi
Michael Ventura
Founder,
Sub Rosa
Gary Handel
Founding Partner + Principal
Handel Architects
Collaborators
Craig Covil
Principal,
Arup
Nancy Choi
Sr. Environmental Engineer, Arup
Wade McGillis
Professor,
Columbia
Carl Persak
Principal
Persak & Wurmfeld
Jeremy Wurmfeld
Principal
Persak & Wurmfeld
Michael Bogin
Partner
Sive, Paget & Riesel P.C.
Mark Chertok
Principal
Sive, Paget & Riesel P.C.
Advisory Committee
Sarah Berman
Founder
Berman Group PR
Candace Damon
Vice President
HR&A
Gabriel Einsohn
Comm. Director
New Museum
Jeff Barany
Managing Director, Jeffries
Glenn Mills
Founder
Go Swim
Warren Perry
Aquatics Director
Sacred Heart
Christine Abbate
President
Novita PR
Johanna Greenbaum
Vice President
Park Tower Group
Supporters
Diana Reyna
Deputy Brooklyn Borough President
Daniel Squadron
State Senator
New York City
Stephen Levin
Council Member
District 33
Brad Lander
Council Member
District 39
Roland Lewis
President & CEO, MWA
Eva Franch
Director, Storefront
Tracy Brown
Director, Western Long Island Sound
Paul Gallay
President
Riverkeeper
Rami Metal
Community Liason
NYC Council
Glenn Mills
Founder
Go Swim