Board of Directors and Nonprofit Management Awards

White House Youth Award Top Nonprofit in the Arts & Humanities

Points of Light Civic Accelerator Top Ten Nonprofits

Board Source Nonprofit Award

Teach for America Innovation Semifinalist

Partnership for After School Education PASEsetter Award

Each year the Partnership for After School Education (PASE) honors five of "New York City's most innovative and effective community educators!" This year, Aubrey Semple was selected for his exemplary work with the NYC Urban Debate League! Next month he will be honored in front of over 500 city leaders from government, business, education, advocacy, philanthropy and youth development!

Board of Directors

Eric Aboaf ‎Chief Financial Officer, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. Stefan Bauschard Debate Coach, Harvard University & Lakeland School District Consultant, National Speech & Debate Association (USA) Peter Berard Director of Marketing, Domino Recording Co. Ltd. David Budinger (Board Chair) Citibank, Retired Erik Fogel (Executive Director) Executive Director, Founder, High School Teacher and Debate Coach Catherine Gardner (Honorary Board Member) Partner, Brown Rudnick LLP Elizabeth Guidi Associate Attorney, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP Jon Paul Lupo (Secretary) Director, NYC Mayor's Office of City Legislative Affairs Matthew Denhart Executive Director, Calvin Coolidge Foundation Mike Mitchell Director of Operations, Verbatim Global Compliance Ralph Pagan (Treasurer) Vice President, Strategy & Marketing Intelligence, SIS International Research Ari Selman Associate, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP Darryl Stein Associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton Shawanda Weems School Teacher, PS/IS 15 Institute for Environmental Learning
NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT AWARDS White House Youth Awards in Arts and Humanities (Top After School Program in the Arts and Humanities) Points of Light Civic Accelerator (Top Nonprofit in Civics Education) Board Source Nonprofit Award (Top New Nonprofit Award) Partnership for After School Education (Top After School Educator Award) Social Impact Exchange of Top 100 Nonprofits (Urban Debate Awarded Top Nonprofit Award) Teach for America Innovation Semifinalist (One of the Top New Nonprofits)