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Founder’s Day Tea Reception

March 14, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate the history of the College, our founder Audrey Cohen, and the many individuals who worked to create our truly innovative system of Purpose-Centered Education.

Founder’s Day
Tea Reception
Friday, March 14, 2014
3:00 pm

Afternoon will include the unveiling of our historic timeline
Light Refreshments will be servedrsvp


March 14, 2014
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Metropolitan College of New York


Metropolitan College of New York
431 Canal Street, 12th Fl, New York, NY 10013 United States
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Honorary Chair
Mayor David Dinkins

Honorary Committee
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
Carmen de Lavallade & Geoffrey Holder
Fernando Ferrer
Ruth Messinger, American Jewish World Service
Congressman Jerrold Nadler
Senator Charles E. Schumer
Reverend Al Sharpton

Founders Circle
Deborah Allen
Wendy Cohen
Sylvia Hack
Laura Pires-Hester
Judith Hozore
Alida Mesrop
Elinor Tatum
Frances Walton

Gala Committee
Chuck Armstrong, Armstrong Interactive
Grace Bale, Morgan Stanley
Maria Benlian, Citi
Robyn Burger, Citi
Esti Buskin, Blackrock
Al Cafaro, Metropolitan Hybrid
Rosemary Castillo, MetLife
Suzie Clinchy, Amex
Mandell Crawley, Morgan Stanley
Alicia Curry, UBS
Manuel DeTorres, Metro Packaging and Imaging
Debbie Divito, Citi
Tucker Flood, Eastman Radio
Stephen Greenwald, g & h media
Anne Greenwood, Encore.org
Stacy Hirsh, JPMorganChase
Leena Kallash, Barclays Capital
Mariah Kelly, Pfizer
Courtney Kringstein, Barneys New York
Angela Lestrada, Morgan Stanley
Joan & Jeff Levenson
Maggie Makovec Wojcik, Goldman Sachs
Jennifer Maruca, Morgan Stanley
W. Thomas Matthews, Smith Barney
Tess Medina, Citi
Jennifer Gabriele Miller, Citi Private Bank
Krista Perez, Morgan Stanley
Craig Pfeiffer, Advisors Ahead LLC
Alma Piscitello, Morgan Stanley
Paula Price
Laura Poling, UBS
Sandra Richards, Morgan Stanley
Franklin D. Roosevelt III and Grace G. Roosevelt
Maura Rose, Morgan Stanley
Peter Schelfhaudt, Creative Partners
Robert J. Smith, Law Office of Robert J. Smith
Dr. Joan Straumanis
Paul Tyler, Fidelity & Guarantee Life
Mary Uslander, Merrill Lynch
Kara Underwood, Morgan Stanley
Sandra Vecera, Citi
Rochelle Wagenheim, Morgan Stanley
James F. Walker, Credit Suisse
Michael White, Fieldpoint Private