Board of Directors

Fort Tryon Park Trust Board Members

Hon. Shahabuddeen A. Ally
Attorney and Civil Court Judge, New York County

Jeff Bauml, Board Chairman

Adrian Benepe
President & CEO, Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Nancy Bruning, Friends Committee Chair
Public Health and Fitness Practitioner, Editor, and Author

William Castro, Ex Officio
Manhattan Borough Commissioner, NYC Parks

Nobles Crawford
Assistant Vice President of Consumer Activation, L’Oréal

Richard Dattner, FAIA
Dattner Architects

Sue Donoghue, Ex Officio
Commissioner, NYC Parks & Recreation

Martin Englisher
YM& YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood

Sandra A. Garcia-Betancourt
Poet & Former Executive Director, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance

David Gmach

Jennifer Hoppa, Ex Officio
Executive Director

Helen Morik
Washington Heights & Inwood Chamber of Commerce

Michael Mitchell

Dr. Ruth Westheimer
Psychosexual Therapist


Fort Tryon Park Trust Founders & Board Members Emeritus

Edith Kean, Vice Chair Emeritus, Founding Board Member
Garden Designer

Thomas V. Kissinger

Joseph Pierson
Cypress Films

Nicholas Quennell
Quennell Rothschild & Partners