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Our Team

Our Team

Meet the people whose passion, creativity, and commitment to change make an every day impact in the lives of NYC kids.


CFK is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our hiring practices. We aim to hire from within the communities we serve.

Kevin Ervin (he/him/his)

Executive Director

Jessica Sloan (she/her/hers)

Senior Director of External Engagement

Travis Welcome (he/him/his)

Senior Director of Programs & Innovation

Darrell Dove (he/him/his)

Director of TALNT

Rebecca Bachman (she/her/hers)

Deputy Director of Philanthropic Engagement

Monica LaBadia (she/her/hers)

Associate Director of Communications & Engagement

Ashley Talve (she/her/hers)

Education & External Engagement Specialist

Dexter Phillips (he/him/his)

Health and Safety Coordinator, Youth Engagement Center

Rachel Ducrepin

Program Director for P.S.160 Glow Virtual Afterschool Program

Amber Barrett

Executive Assistant

Youth Engagement Center Staff

Youth Engagement Center Staff

CFK Board of Directors

Board of Directors
Meet our Board, a dynamic group of individuals who help shape our organizational direction and make CFK’s work possible.

  • *Natalie Auerbach (Chairperson)
    *Lisa Bernstein (Vice-Chair) - Chief Administrative Officer, Sagesure Insurance Managers
    *Sara Hinkle (Vice-Chair) - Founder, sara liz designs
    *Maya Burgos (Nominating Committee Chair) - Director, American Express
    *Terrence McLean (Treasurer) - President & CEO, Sagesure Insurance Managers
    *Karen Schub Epstein (Governance Committee Chair) - Deputy Director, PennPAC
    Zach Barratt - Managing Director, Apollo Global Management
    Lorenzo Castillo - Director, Strategic Engagement, KIPP
    Laura Farah - Sagesure Insurance Managers
    Florence Faucon - Philanthropist
    Louise Phillips Forbes - Agent, Brown Harris Stevens
    Peter Herzberg - Head of School, The Mead School; Partner, The Wellington Engagement Project
    Kevin Hammond - Managing Director, JLL Partners
    Ed Napper - Owner, ENLIFE Wellness LLC
    Drew Skelton - Vice President, RBC Capital Markets
    Bronwen Smith - Owner and Lead Designer, B Floral
    Colin Smith - Chief Operating Officer, Sagesure Insurance Managers
    Sheila Spence - Vice President, Spotify

    *denotes a member of the Executive Committee

Junior Board

Meet our JB, the group of young professionals who champion our mission through critical ambassadorship and volunteerism.

Join Us

Want to join the team? If you are dedicated to helping kids dream big and bold, then we’d love to get to know you. Don’t see anything right for you? Check back often as we are always interested in hearing from new talent!

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