Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of The Brotherhood/Sister Sol was chosen as one the five finalists for the Volunteer Consulting Group’s (VCG) inaugural Brooke V. Mahoney Award for Outstanding Board Leadership. BHSS was selected out of the thousands of non profits throughout New York City. VCG is a nonprofit organization that works regionally and nationally to strengthen the governing and management capability of nonprofit boards of directors.VCG is the creator and sponsor of

Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay (Co-Chair)

SVP, Advertising Sales & Marketing

TV One

Clara Markowicz (Co-Chair)


Ross Haime (Vice Chair)


Innovative Artists

Stephen C. Graham (Treasurer)

Managing Director

Bentley Associates

Dr. B. Alan Echtenkamp (Secretary)

Founder, Organizational Psychologist

Slingshot Leadership

Paul E. Butler

Chief Operating Officer

sparks & honey

Rabbi Rachel Cowan

Senior Fellow

The Jewish Spirituality Institute

Marcy Grau


Stribling & Associates

Dr. Farah Griffin

William B. Ransford Professor of English, Comparative Literature and African American Studies

Columbia University

James Krauskopf

Distinguished Lecturer & Director

Center for Nonprofit Strategy & Management

Baruch College, School of Public Affairs

Jane Lazarre

Writer; Professor of Writing and Literature (retired)

Rashida K. La Lande, Esq.

Global General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Kraft Heinz

Ravi J. Mallik
Managing Principal
Sand Dollar Capital

Marti Meyerson

Investment Partner

2M Companies LLC

Jon Moscow

Managing Partner

Sterner-Moscow Partnership

Dr. Pedro A. Noguera

Distinguished Professor of Education


Michelle Ores


Lisa Schultz

Director of Secondary School Placement

New Canaan Country School

Andrietta Sims

Parent Member; Teacher Central Park East II

Catherine Shimony

Co-Founder and Co-President

Global Goods Partners

Yokasta Tineo

Youth Alumna

Nicole G. Valentine, Esq.

Founder, Synergy Business Development

Reverend John Vaughn

Executive Vice President

Auburn Theological Seminary

Tiffany R. Warren

Senior Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer

Omnicom Group

Douglas H. White, Esq.

Former Commissioner for Human Rights

New York State & former Commissioner

of Personnel City of New York

Terence Winter

Writer & Producer