Our Team


From our volunteer team coordinating thousands of volunteers, to our development team focusing on advancement, to our outreach & follow-up care teams that spend every day journeying with guests that we're helping — we are all here to use our gifts & skills to pursue oneness together!



Juan Galloway, President & CEO

Jan Conklin, COO

Josiah Haken, VP of Outreach

Elysia Del Vecchio, Financial Comptroller



Michelle Arroyo-Carmona, Financial Administrator

Zarida Brokenborough, Follow-Up Care Coordinator

Keith Cho, Follow-Up Care Coordinator

Matt Geddie, Outreach Leader

Teresa Gowan, Director of Community Partnerships

Alec Gobel, Senior Outreach Leader

Brett Hartford, Outreach Director

Corey Hayes, Creative Director

Ben Henrie, Outreach Leader

Kate Hood, Data Analyst

Lauren Lee, Senior Outreach Leader

Nancy Lopez-Cottrell, Outreach Leader

Linimary Molina, Development Operations Supervisor

Abner Paulino, Outreach Leader

Tricia Philbert, Director of Follow-Up Care

Kate Richards, Executive Assistant to the President

Edward Schuhlein, Senior Outreach Leader

Joe Shultz, Outreach Leader

Andrea Szott, Community Engagement Officer

Bobby Thompson, Director of Development

Lauren Wittel, Communications Director

Jess Wright, Director of Volunteer Services

Megan Young, Development Manager

Malika Zlatkin, Events Coordinator



Our Board of Directors are committed to living out the mission of New York City Relief, both inside and outside the board room. We're grateful for their wisdom & their hearts to serve!


executive committee

CHAIRMAN — Ed Herr, President & CEO, Herr Foods, Inc.

VICE CHAIRMAN — Mark Reitsma, Partner, Regency Wealth Management

TREASURER — Dale Park, President & CEO, Action Graphics, Inc.

LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE — Robert Bavagnoli, Attorney at Law, Bavagnoli & Bavagnoli

DEVELOPMENT LIAISON — Mike Wile, Director, Ernst & Young

board of directors

Robert Bavagnoli, Attorney at Law, Bavagnoli & Bavagnoli

Paul Casey, Managing Director, Circle Squared Alternative, Investments/ Sica Wealth Mgt

Dixie Galloway, Executive VP, New York City Relief

Juan Galloway, President & CEO, New York City Relief

Richard Galloway, Founder, New York City Relief

Ed Herr, President & CEO, Herr Foods, Inc.

David Jones, President & CEO, Bowery Mission

Greg Lucas, Deputy Director, New Visions for Public Schools

Raymond Melillo, President, Melillo International

Deon Minnaar, Partner, KPMG

Dale Park, President & CEO, Action Graphics, Inc.

Steve Pearson, Managing Director, Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Mark Reitsma, Partner, Regency Wealth Management

John Stanley, Jr., VP, Tri-Dim Filter Corp.

Michael Wile, Director, Ernst & Young


CO-CHAIR — Chad Gordon, Account Executive, Fundera

CO-CHAIR — Rachael Licata, Senior Market Research Business Partner, Federal Home Loan Bank of New York