Board of Directors:

Founder
Jonah Bokaer | Choreographer

Chair Emerita

Patsy Tarr

Officers
Co-Chair, Paul G. McCann
Vice Chair of Programming, Charles Fabius
Vice Chair of Business Development, Thomas H. Lee
Treasurer, Mary Carriero
Secretary, Helen Allen Smith

Directors
Jonah Bokaer
Elbrun Kimmelman
Michèle Gerber Klein
Thomas H. Lee, MD
Rachel Libeskind
Helen Yee Little
Paul G. McCann
Brent Sikkema
Patsy Tarr

Advisors
Helen Allen Smith
Richard A. Anderman, Esq.
Youness Anzane
Nicole Birmann Bloom
Wayne S. Blank
Lili Chopra
Anthony Roth Costanzo
Rosalind Dear
Stephanie French
Alexander Gorlin
Claude Grunitzky
Steven Johnson, Esq.
Susan Kessler
John Lithgow
Turid Meeker
Lorcan O’Neill
Sheela Raj
Ronald Rudolph
Martha Sherman

Honorary
Marina Abramovic´
Daniel Arsham
Frederick W. Beinecke
Christophe de Menil
Micki Wesson
Diana Widmaier Picasso
Robert Wilson

 

Founding Board Members:
-Christopher Eamon|Curator, Kramlich Collection of Media Art|San Francisco, CA
-Andrew Evans, M.D. | Oncologist, Roosevelt Memorial Hospital | NYC
-Meredith Glisson | Officer at Large | Lyon, France
-Seth Harrison, MD | Managing General Partner, Apple Tree Partners | NYC
-Erica Marks | Development Associate, Boys Club of New York | NYC
-Elayne Nicholas | Special Campaign Projects, Ithaca College | Ithaca, NY
-Keith Recker | VP of Product Development, Granet and Associates | NYC
-David Vaughan | Archivist, Cunningham Dance Foundation | NYC
-Greg Worley | Founder, WorleyWorks Brooklyn Motion Capture | Brooklyn, NY

 

 

© Nir Arieli
© Nir Arieli

 

Team:

Ryan Cumming | Financial Operations Manager
Wendell Gray | Studio Manager


Ryan Cummings is an arts administrator and accountant. He has worked in financial capacities with numerous arts organizations including the New Museum of Contemporary Art, MFA Boston and Participant Inc. From 2007 to 2008, he owned and operated Autoversion Ltd., a 500sf gallery space formerly located in Manhattan’s Chelsea Arts District. He is an alumni of Massachusetts College of Art’s Studio For Inter-Related Media Program and a musician and composer.

 

Wendell Gray is a dance artist and choreographer from Atlanta, GA and based in Brooklyn. He received his early training at DanceMakers of Atlanta and attended Dekalb School of the Arts. In 2015, he earned his B.F.A in Dance from University of the Arts under the direction of Donna Faye Burchfield. He has received additional training from San Francisco Conservatory of Dance and Springboard Danse Montreal. He has performed in works choreographed by William Forsythe, Netta Yerushalmy, Sharon Eyal, and Helen Simoneau. He is the recipient of the 2015 Pennsylvania Ballet Choreography Award. He was an Artist in Residence at Chez Bushwick in the summer of 2017 and has choreographed works for Pennsylvania Ballet II, Philadanco II, and Periapsis Music and Dance. Wendell is currently a dancer and collaborating artist with Jonah Bokaer Choreography (2016-Present), Christal Brown, J. Bouey, Esther Baker-Tarpaga, and Phoebe Berglund. He has worked with Jonah Bokaer Choreography since 2016.