Advisory Board

Rhonda James


E218 Events Management, LLC – Founder and President

Community Board 4 Resident

Sustainable South Bronx

The HOPE Program

The Jerome A. Greene Democratic Club

Promiseland Church Outreach Food Pantry

Joshua and Caleb Ministries

Columbia Secondary School – School Leadership Team (SLT)

Keith Cruise, Ph.D.


Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and Adjunct Professor of Law, Fordham University

Co-Director of the Center for Trauma Recovery and Juvenile Justice – part of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)

Dominican Academy – Board of Trustees

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Barbara Stronczer


Bedford Mosholu Community Association – President

Bronx Community Board 7 – Parks Committee Chairperson

Community Board 7 Resident

Friends of Mosholu Parkland

Sandra Lobo Jost


Executive Director – North West Bronx Community Clergy Coalition

Community Board 7 Resident

Director of the Dorothy Day Center for Service and Justice

Ironbound Girls and Boys Club

Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity

Fordham College

Fordham’s Graduate School of Social Service

Board of Directors of Unitas Therapeutic Community

Advisory Board of National Student Partnerships

Fordham’s Graduate School of Social Service

Bob Kaplan


Director, InterGroup/CAUSENY

Executive Director of YouthBridge‐NY

New York‐ Jerusalem Dialogue Project

Susan Lally


Director of CSM Program – Montefiore Medical Center

Montefiore Hospital’s Department of Psychiatry

Associate Executive Director, the New York State Office of Mental Health

Residential Services and Housing Development Program Specialist