NGOCSD-NY Executive Board:

President & Chair: Ms. Margo LaZaro, Huairou Commission, Global Family & Youth for a Better World/Montessori MUN
Vice Chair: Ms. Emilie McGlone, Director of Peace Boat-US, New York Office Vice Chair: Dr. Andrise Bass, President & Founder of Humanitarian Focus Foundation & Vice President of ASPAFrique
Secretary: Ms. Yamile Eusebio, Global Foundation for Democracy & Development
Treasurer: Dr. Martha Kebalo, World Federation of Ukrainian Women's Organizations
Corresponding Secretary: Ms. Victoria Edmonds, Salvation Army
Mr. Laurence Singer, Esq., Global Family for Love and Peace
Dr. Padmini (Mini) Murthy, Professor and Global Health Director at New York Medical College Mr. Michael Jacobson, Chair of Youth for a Better World: Montessori Model UN,  Youth Impact! Forum Ms. Sheima Sweiss, Global Family Ms. Amanda Nesheiwat, Foundation for Post Conflict Development Dr. Gbujie Daniel Chidubem, African Trade Center & Founder of Team54Project International
Ms. Mary Ann Tarantula, Zonta International
Mr. Bruce Knotts, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office
Chair Ex-Officio: Ms. Iryna Kurowyckyj, International Council of Women

Ms. Funmi Ogunbufunmi, NGOCSD-NY Youth Representative

In Loving Memory of Professor Vicki Isler, Mediators Beyond Borders International

NGOCSD-NY Honorary Advisers:

H.E. Dr. Michal Mlynar, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Slovakia to the UN H.E. Ms. Pennelope Beckles, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Trinidad & Tobago to the UN
H.E. Dr. Rohan Perera, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the UN
H.E. Mr. Odo Tevi, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Vanuatu to the UN
H.E. Dr. Mamadou Tangara, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of The Gambia to the UN
H.E. Mr. Juan Sandoval Meniolea, Ambassador & Deputy Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the UN
H.E. Mr. Lot Dzonzi, Ambassador & Deputy Permanent Representative of Permanent Mission of the Republic of Malawi to the UN
Honorable Ms. Carolyn B. Maloney, U.S. Congressional Representative of New York District 12 H.E. Mr. Carlos Garcia, Former Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the UN
H.E. Dr. Henry Leonard Mac-Donald, Former Ambassador & Permanent Representative of Suriname to the UN H.E. Mr. Ahmed Sareer, Former Foreign Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the Republic of Maldives

Mr. Elliott Harris, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development, UN Chief Economist
Mr. Mitchell Toomey, Director, UN SDGs Action Campaign
Dr. Stanley Kutcher, Director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Center, Mental Health Policy, Dalhousie University
Ms. Hawa M. Diallo, Public Information Officer of the Civil Society Section, UN Department of Global Communications
Dr. Seemin Qayum, Adviser on Sustainable Development for UN-Women Mr. Olav Kjørven, Former Director, Public Partnerships Division, UNICEF
Ms. Yamina Djacta, Former Director of UN-Habitat-NY

Ms. Heidi Thomas Kuhn, Founder and CEO of Roots of Peace Ms. Christine Clarke, Climate Action & SDGs advocate Ms. Ms. Emele Duituturaga, Executive Director, Pacific Island Association of Non-Governmental Organizations - PIANGO
Mrs. Gia Gaspard Taylor, President, Network of Rural Women Producers Trinidad and Tobago - NRWPTT Ms. Harriet Shugarman, Founder & Executive Director of ClimateMama & Climate Reality Team Leader
Dr. Joan Lurie Goldberg, International Council of Jewish Women
Mr. Felix Dodds, Fellow at Global Research Institute; Senior Affiliate, University of North Carolina; Associate Fellow, Tellus Institute
Dr. Eugénie Birch, Co-Director of Penn Institute for Urban Research and the President of the General Assembly of Partners Mr. S. Bry Sarte, Founder of Sherwood Design Engineers & Executive Director of Sherwood Institute Dr. William F. Vendley, Secretary General of Religions for Peace
Mr. Sergio Fernandez de Cordova, Founder of PVBLIC & P3GM
Dr. Mina Kobilarev, Entrepreneur

Mr. Isaac Reshad, Managing Director, Sybaris Consulting Group
Mr. Michael Drexler, Senior Director & Head of Investors Industries for the World Economic Forum Ms. Ms. Mahrinah von Schlegel, Executive Director, Embassy2.0 Ms. Rosemary DePersia Kaplan, President, The Copy Specialist
Ms. Christine Dimmick, Founder & CEO of The Good Home Company, Inc.
Ms. Kim McDonnell is the Founder of Thankful
Ms. Jen Forman, Founder and CEO of Charlotte’s Closet
Ms. Manal Kahi is the Co-Founder and CEO of Eat Offbeat

Ms. Caisey Hoffman, Business Development for EarthxOcean Ms. Zainab Zeb Khan; President of MALA (Muslim American Leadership Alliance)
Mr. Jonathan Granoff, President of Global Security Institute
Mr. John R. Seydel III, Global Youth Leadership & Entrepreneur Ms. Gloria Starr-Kins, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of Society & Diplomatic Review, & Founder of the Kins Group

Mr. Jeffery Huffines, Main UN NGO Representative for CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation
Ms. Catarina Rolfsdotter-Jansson: Rolfsdotter, AB; Writer, Lecturer, Moderator & Co-founder of the int’l coalition: Our Kids´ Climate Dr. Taraneh Shirazian, Gynecologic Surgeon & Assist. Prof. NYU Langone Medical Center; Pres./Medical Director of Saving Mothers
Dr. Judy Kuriansky, Ph.D., Columbia University Teachers College & Main UN Rep., International Association of Applied Psychology
Mr. Steve Schwartz, International Director of Resource Development for Herzog Hospital
Ms. Brenda Rios, Director of Operations, StartUp Cup, Inc.
Ms. Judith Cunningham, Founder of Montessori MUN & Youth Impact! Forum
Ms. Mia MacDonald, Chair of the Green Belt Movement Int. – North America; Founder & Executive Director of Brighter Green
Mr. Juan Elias Chebly, Lead Adviser to the UN Environment Programme, Founder/CEO of Ms. Lirone Glikman, President of Human Impact Alliances
Mr. R. Barton Henderson, Owner, ThriVe Marketing, LLC

Ms. Katarzyna Smetek, 20 year old Youth Climate Action and SDGs Activist, from Krakow, Poland Ms. Alexandria Villaseñor, 14 year old, Climate Action Activist of NYC, Founder & Executive Director of Earth Uprising International Mr. Juan Carlos Espinosa, MyWorldMexico Ms. Nikki Fraser, Climate Activist from the Secwépemc Nation Interior of BC, Canada & a Youth Delegate from Blackstar organization

Mr. Jack Chen, 24 year old, University of California Berkeley Graduate from San Francisco, California and Shanghai, China Ms. Mariana Vargas, Humanitarian Focus Foundation Ms. Amanda Nesheiwat, Foundation for Post Conflict Development
Ms. Dali Schonfelder, 17 year old, Co-Founder of Nalu Foundation
Mr. Finn Schonfelder, 14 year old, Co-Founder of Nalu: Dress to Give
Ms. Mikaila Ulmer, 12 year old, Founder & CEO of Me & the Bees Lemonade & Founder of the Healthy Hive Foundation Ms. Julia Wykoff, 14 year old, Founder & CEO of Zeal Cares, Former Montessori Model UN Delegate Ms. Ilesandra Tidmore, Youth Leader

Ms. Marielle Ali, Chair of United Nations Association, Young Professionals Southern New York State Division
Ms. Orsolya Bartha, Senior Advisor on Sustainable Development, Human Rights & Gender Related Issues for Int. Disability Alliance
Mr. Alyn Ware, Global Coordinator, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Nonproliferation & Disarmament
Mr. Roberto Borrero, International Indian Treaty Council
Mr. Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez, Director of Earth Guardians & Indigenous Youth Leader
Ms. Ta’Kaia Blaney, Indigenous Youth Leader