Advisory Boards

National Advisory Board

Geoff Smith, Chair

Digitalis Ventures
Senior Faculty, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Alexandra Contreras

Senior Analyst, Global Diversity & Inclusion, Colgate-Palmolive
Bard Early Colleges parent

Andrew Hamingson

President, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
Bard Early Colleges parent

Margaret Hempel

Foundation Director, Gender, Sexuality, and Reproductive Justice, Ford Foundation
Bard Early Colleges Parent

Tessa Huxley

Chair, Development Committee
Bard Early Colleges parent

Ben Iselin

Partner, McGuire Woods, LLP
Bard Early Colleges parent

Charles Johnson

Partner, Holland & Knight LLP
Trustee, Bard College

Dayna Langfan

Langfan Company
Bard Early Colleges Parent

Beth Lief

Executive Director, Petrie Foundation; Former President, New Visions for Public Schools

Matt Mallow

Senior Managing Director and General Counsel, BlackRock

Ray Peterson

Vice President for Early Colleges
Former Founding Principal of Bard High School Early College Manhattan and Newark

Carol Reich

Founder, Beginning with Children Foundation and Charter Schools

Marquitta Speller

Executive Director for Secondary and Collegiate Programs, The Harlem Children's Zone

David Steiner

Director, John's Hopkins Institute for Education Policy
Former New York State Commissioner of Education

David Tsang

Senior Strategy Consultant, IBM
Bard Early Colleges alumnus

Jay Quaintance

President, SUNY Sullivan

Cleveland Advisory

Natalie Celeste

Steve Day Calfee

Sean Decatur

Joan Katz

Vanessa Lange

Thomas Lasley

Karen Lee

Sandra Madar

Elizabeth Newman

Lori Scott

Mary Thomas

 

Baltimore Advisory

Ann Allston Boyce, Chair

Francesca Gamber, Ex Officio

James H. DeGraffenreidt, jr.

Neil E. Duke

Shannice Anderson

Jonathan Flombaum, phd

Lenel Srochi-Meyerhoff

Jane Sundius

Charles Wilson

New Orleans Advisory

Ethan Ashley

Clay Brooks

Jeffrey Clayman

Amanda Kruger Hill

Sam Joel (Chair)

Barbara MacPhee

Lauren Mulcahye

Katrina L. Rogers

Pauline Willeford

Nicole Young (ex officio)

Simon’s Rock Board of Overseers

Stuart Breslow
Chair

James M. Clark Jr. '76
Vice Chair

Mark Leiter '81
Secretary

Emily H. Fisher
Chair Emerita

Robert B. Strassler
Chair Emeritus

Loren AliKhan '99

Samir Arora '02

Susan Beckerman

+ Ian Bickford '95
Provost and Vice President, Bard College

+ Leon Botstein
President, Bard College

+ Jim Brudvig
Vice President for Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer, Bard College

Rodney Christopher ‘86

Christopher Derhammer Hill '86

Jennifer Fan '99

Greg Greifeld ‘05

Daniel L. Kurtz

+ Dimitri B. Papadimitriou
Executive Vice President, Bard College

Jill Rosenberg Jones

Jack Sanderson

Scott Shenker

+ Taun Toay
Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, Chief of Staff, Bard

Sally Unger '73

+ ex officio