Board of Directors & Management

The Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation (SASF) exercises active oversight of program management, contracts independent firms to conduct annual financial audits, and analyzes in detail with senior management financial revenue and expense statements. On a quarterly basis, the Board and its Finance Committee review 6-month cash flow reports and executive summaries of program operations and outcomes.

SASF’s senior staff is highly dedicated and highly trained professionals with decades of experience in the not-for-profit and youth services arenas.

Board of Directors

Francis Greenburger


Susan Newman

Vice Chair

Jeff Ravetz

Vice Chair

Roger Alcaly


Ross Sandler

Chairman Emeritus

Craig Balsam

Razor & Tie

Michael Beckman

Beckman, Lieberman, & Barandes, LLP

Daniel DiClerico

Consumer Reports

Niko Elmaleh

World Wide Group

Robert Fagenson

Fagenson & Co., Inc.

Corine Fitzpatrick

Manhattan College

Aram Flores

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.

Joseph French

French & Casey, LLP

Pascale Hainline

Merrill Lynch

Howard Helene

Howard Helene Assoc., Inc.

Sam Schwartz

Sam Schwartz Engineering

Jo Ann Secor

Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership

Robert Tuchman


Gregory Weiss

Of Counsel, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP