NGOCSD-NY Program Project Directors:

Women & Girls' Leadership & Empowerment:
Raising Awareness of Human Trafficking & Ending Violence Against Women

CEDAW & Empower Yourself: Write Your Story
Ms. Margo LaZaro, Huairou Commission & Global Family
Ms. Mary Ann Tarantula, Zonta International
Dr. Mina Kobilarev, Entrepreneur
Ms. Melissa Jane Kronfeld, Ph.D., Founding Member & Co-Chair of the Nexus Working Group on Human Trafficking
Mr. Isaac Reshad, Founder of Global Access Partner; Managing Director, Sybaris Consulting Group
Ms. Armela Dosti, Entrepreneur Youth Leadership
Ms. Meredith O'Connor, Teen Pop Star, Anti-Bullying Activist, NGOCSD-NY Youth Leadership & Anti-Bullying Alliance, Chair
Ms. Kehkashan Basu, Founder & President of Green Hope Foundation; 2016 International Children's Peace Prize Winner

Ocean Resources Partnership:
Mr. Isaac Reshad, Founder of Global Access Partner; Managing Director, Sybaris Consulting Group
Professor Jan Dash, New York University, NGOCSD-NY Lead Expert Adviser on Climate Change Initiatives

SDGs Education Alliance:
Ms. Margo LaZaro, President & Chair of NGOCSD-NY, UN Representative of the Huairou Commission, MMUN & Global Family
Professor Vicki Isler, Executive Board Member of NGOCSD-NY, Lead of UN Delegation, Mediators Beyond Borders International
Dr. Eunhee Jung, Founder & President of IVECA International Virtual Schooling & CEO of IVECA-KOREA
Dr. Scott Carlin, Associate Professor of Geography at Long Island University/Post & Director, Center for Sustainability, LIU/Post
Mr. Michael Jacobson, Chair of Youth for a Better World: Montessori Model UN, Youth Impact! Forum
Ms. Judith Cunningham, Founder of Montessori MUN & Youth Impact! Forum
Prof. Rafis Abazov (PhD), Exec. Dir. MUN New Silk Way, Mang. Dir. Ban Ki-Moon Inst. for Sust. Develop., Al Farabi KazakhNU
Mr. Manyang Reath Kher, Founder of 734 Coffee & Founder & Director of Humanity Helping Sudan Project
Ms. Yamile Eusebio, Secretary of Executive Board of NGOCSD-NY & Director, Global Foundation for Democracy & Development

Climate Action Initiatives:
Professor Jan Dash, New York University, NGOCSD-NY Lead Expert Adviser on Climate Change Initiatives
Dr. Joan Lurie Goldberg, International Council of Jewish Women
Ms. Kehkashan Basu, Youth Ambassador, World Future Council, Founder & President, Green Hope, United Arab Emirates

Human Rights:
Mr. Bruce Knotts, Unitarian Universalists – UN Office
Ms. Tilottama Puri, Human Rights Lawyer

Health & Well-being: 
Dr. Padmini (Mini) Murthy, Associate Professor and Global Health Director at New York Medical College
Ms. Paige Propper , MS, CCLS, Co-Founder, Going Global Educational Collaborative & Zariki Nursery & Primary School
Ms. Rebecca Satkowski, M.Ed., Co-Founder, Going Global Educational Collaborative

Impact Investment:
Mr. Isaac Reshad, Founder of Global Access Partner; Managing Director, Sybaris Consulting Group
Dr. Mina Kobilarev, Entrepreneur
Ms. Sheima S. Sweiss, Founder & President, Vesta Investment Partnership

Water & Infrastructure:
Mr. S. Bry Sarte, Founder of Sherwood Design Engineers & Executive Director of Sherwood Institute

Human Settlements - Habitat-III:
Ms. Jan Peterson, Global Honorary Chair of the Huairou Commission
Ms. Tilottama Puri, Human Rights Lawyer

Culture of Peace Initiatives:
H.E. Mr. Carlos Garcia, former Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the UN
Mr. Laurence Singer, Esq., Global Family for Love and Peace

Media & Film:
Ms. Leila Elhayani, Principal, LEHEL, Film Production
Ms. Terry Lawler, Executive Director of New York Women in Film & Television
Mr. Jeffrey D. Brown, Co-Producer, Director/Co-Writer of SOLD - Medicine Wheel Films

Sustainable Fashion:
Mr. Isaac Reshad, Managing Director, Sybaris Consulting Group
Ms. Margo LaZaro, Huairou Commission & Global Family

Youth Leadership:
Ms. Meredith O'Connor, Teen Pop Star, NGOCSD-NY Anti-Bullying Alliance, Chair
Ms. Kehkashan Basu, Founder & President of Green Hope Foundation; 2016 International Children's Peace Prize Winner
Ms. Marielle Ali, Chair of United Nations Association, Young Professionals Southern New York State Division
Ms. Dali Schonfelder, 17 years old, Co-Founder of Nalu Foundation
Mr. Finn Schonfelder, 14 years 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. Naeema Naem Butt, CEO & Founder, PEHLAAJ (Theater of the Oppressed)
Mr. Elliot Lam, International Relations & Economics at Tufts University, Social Media Director
Ms. Racha Harizi, International Affairs at Wagner College, Social Media Coordinator

Indigenous Leadership:
Mr. Roberto Mukaro Borrero, International Indian Treaty Council
Mr. Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez, Director of Earth Guardians & Indigenous Youth Leader

Newsletter:
Ms. Sheima S. Sweiss, Founder & President, Vesta Investment Partnership
Ms. Kehkashan Basu, Founder of Green Hope; 2016 International Children's Peace Prize Winner

Website & Social Media Director:
Mr. Elliot Lam, International Relations & Economics at Tufts University, Social Media Director
Ms. Racha Harizi, International Affairs at Wagner College, Social Media Coordinator