Our Young Professional Board

Our Young Professional Board is made up of passionate, dedicated individuals, who are committed to advocating for social justice, improving our city, and growing connections & community while they do it.

YPB Leadership

Mike Essman (he/him), Engagement Co-Chair YPB

Senior Associate, Strategy& at PwC


Morgan Fitzgerald (she/her), Fundraising Co-Chair YPB

Business Development Director, OBERLAND


Tarun Gupta (he/him), Co-Chair YPB

Senior Director | Strategy and Transactions, EY-Parthenon


Cara Hall (he/him), Engagement Co-Chair YPB

Technical Program Manager, Peloton


Jack Lancaster (he/him), Co-Chair YPB

Associate Consultant, Bain Capital


Krystine Santos (she/her), Fundraising Co-Chair YPB

Assistant Manager, Global Consumer Engagement, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.

YPB Members

Lina Dagnew (she/her)

Associate, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP


Stephanie De Lesseps (she/her)

Private Bank Analyst, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.


Yumi Frost (she/her)

Corporate Governance Counsel, MUFG


Kelton Hovland (he/him)

Growth & Strategy, Permutive


Erin Taylor (she/her)

Lending Support Associate, First Republic Bank


Yasmine Teymourian (she/her)

Senior Account Executive, GCI Health


Jenny Weyel (she/her)

Director of Neighborhood Stabilization, NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development


The Social Justice Accelerator awards chosen applicants the opportunity and resources to develop groundbreaking social justice initiatives.

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