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Advisory Council


Jane Pauley, NBC





Ron Berger, Former CEO & COO, Euro RSCG Worldwide

Lori J. Bertman, President & CEO, Pennington Family Foundation

Jodi S. Cohen, Esq., Partner, Keesal, Young & Logan

Jill DeSimone, Head, US Oncology Commercial Unit, Merck

Joshua Dines, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

Anne Grissinger

Lars Gronning, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.

Jeffrey M. Krauss, Managing Member, Psilos

Michelle (Mick) Lee, Managing Director, Head of Global Travel, Citigroup

Craig Maurer, Director of US Equity Research, Payment Processing & Specialty Finance, Caylon Securities (USA) Inc.

Alvin Sarter, Managing Member, Treuhold Capital Group, LLC

Joan Steinberg, President, Morgan Stanley Foundation



Vincent Ahonkhai, MD, Senior Regulatory Officer, Global Health Delivery, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Marc Anthony, Singer / Songwriter

Doug Bauer, Executive Director, The Clark Foundation

Honorable Christopher J. Dodd, Chairman and CEO, Motion Picture Association of America

Ann Druyan, CEO, Cosmos Studios

Fred Francis, Communications Consultant, Former NBC News Correspondent

H. Jack Geiger, MD, Arthur C. Logan, Professor of Emeritus Community Medicine, CUNY Medical School

Cecilia Gonzalo, Managing Director, EssexWoodlands

Charles Grodin

Gloria Janata, President & Senior Partner, ToGoRun

Michael S. Kappy, MD, Children’s Hospital Colorado Endocrinology

Dan Klores, Founder and Chairman, DKC

Michael Kluger, Managing Director, Altaris Capital Partners

Jeff Kramer, OK Management

Jeff Krauss, Manager Member, Psilos

Joel H. Lamstein, President, John Snow, Inc.

Wynton Marsalis

Don Mattingly

Honorable George J. Mitchell

Julianne Moore

Chazz & Gianna Palminteri

Steven Ricchetti

William Shore, Shore Consulting Group, LLC

Garry Trudeau

Dale C. Van Demark, Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery

Joseph W. Werthammer, MD, Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Pediatrics, Marshall Univ. School of Medicine



General Colin L. Powell, U.S.A. (Ret.)  


Carl Sagan (1934-1996)