Leadership

Kindness Initiative is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization

Kindness Initiative’s is governed by a Board of Directors and various Board Committees. Members of the Board are:

    • Lou Cooperhouse
    • Sharon Davidson
    • Kim Chesbrough
    • Selwyn Isakow (President)
    • Sarah Shekhter
    • Jack Shevel
    • Brad Slavin
    • Alex Stolarski

Board Committees and ad hoc Task Forces include:

    • Finance – Budget/Risk Management/Audit/Investment
    • CGN – Nominating/Governance/Compensation
    • Development – Fundraising
    • Marketing – Branding/ Materials/Social Media/Events
    • Member Services Committee – Service Providers/ Internal services/Member needs
    • Technology – Operations and Innovation Task Force

Operating Leadership

Beverly Pamensky – Executive Director
Simone Abelsohn – Administrative Director
Dana Glasser – Program Director
Jamie Komen – Resource and Intake Director
Tamar Siegel -Operation Director
Robyn Lichter – Volunteer Coordinator
Steve Shulman – Technology Coordinator
Selwyn Isakow – Founder

 

A small team of administrative and outreach staff manage the day-to-day operations, and are available to answer questions about Kindness Initiative, how to access services, collaborations & volunteer opportunities, and ways to support the program. Contact [email protected] for more information.

“NEVER DOUBT THAT A SMALL GROUP OF THOUGHTFUL, COMMITTED CITIZENS CAN CHANGE THE WORLD. INDEED, IT IS THE ONLY THING THAT EVER HAS” – Margaret Mead