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

Claudia Wittel, VP for Advancement



Kerrie Aldira, Volunteer Coordinator

Michelle Arroyo-Carmona, Financial Administrator

Sean Ballentine, Follow Up Care Coordinator & Resources Manager

Joshua Beekman, Part Time Outreach Leader

Keith Cho, Follow Up Care Coordinator

Elysia Del Vecchio, Financial Comptroller

Teresa Gowan, Director of Resources & Follow Up Care

Alec Gobel, Senior Outreach Leader

Scott Hansen, Assistant Outreach Director

Brett Hartford, Outreach Director

Corey Hayes, Creative Director

Sean Heaning, Volunteer Community Engagement Officer

Kate Hood, Data Analyst

Lauren Lee, Outreach Leader

Nancy Lopez-Cottrell, Outreach Leader

Kate Richards, Executive Assistant to the President

Caleb Riffey, Follow Up Care Coordinator

Edward Schuhlein, Part Time Outreach Leader

Andrea Szott, Community Engagement Officer

Lauren Wittel, Communications Director

Jess Wright, Director of Volunteer Services

Megan Young, Assistant Director of Donor Services

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 Barley, CFO, Star Rock Farms

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

Raymond Melillo, President, Melillo International

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

Steve Pearson, Managing Director, Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Mark Reitsma, Partner, Regency Wealth Management

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