National Board of Directors

Richard Grausman
FOUNDER & CHAIR EMERITUS
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Marcus Samuelsson
CO-CHAIR
Mark Weiss
CO-CHAIR
Chief Investment Officer
RFR Holding LLC
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Jeffrey B. Samuels
VICE CHAIR
Partner
Paul Weiss
Sharon T. Sager
SECRETARY
Managing Director
Wealth Management
Private Wealth Advisor
UBS Financial Services, Inc.
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Maria Castro Vainer
TREASURER
Managing Director
J.P. Morgan Asset Management
I.D. Aruede
Co-COO & CFO
Whitney Museum of American Art
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Marco De Ceglie
CEO
Fillippo Berio/SALOV
Barbara Fairchild
Food & Travel Writer,
Editor, & Consultant
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Danyelle Freeman
Founder and Editor
RestaurantGirl.com
Melvin Ginsberg, C.P.A
Melvin Ginsberg & Associates
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Deborah Grausman
Actor/Singer/Voice-Over Artist
Doug  Hsieh
CEO
Avero
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Mark Kornblau
Executive Vice President, Communications
NBCUniversal News Group
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Michael Stillman
President and Founder
Quality Branded

National Junior Board

The C-CAP Junior Board is a dynamic group of young professionals who promote C-CAP’s fundraising efforts and help raise its visibility in the community. E-mail development@ccapinc.org for more information.

Samantha Kaczmarek
Chair
Benjamin Davison
Co-Vice Chair
Katherine Milgram
Co-Vice Chair
Michael Lewin
Treasurer
Eleanna Antoniou
Membership Chair
Terri Bullock Cecily Shattan
Ashleigh Burns Patrick Schepis
Valentine Lysikatos Carey Alexandra Leavenworth
Teresa Chan Nicole Leavenworth
Robert Dinallo Alexandra McCormack
Sarah Entwistle Ashton McLeod
Jordon Ferber Kimberly Miller
Jennifer Grausman Maddy Moelis
Sarah Gray William Stern
Lindsay Kriger Kestenbaum Brittany Wengel
Kelsey Knickerbocker Mariel Zelhart
John Lancione Deborah Grausman, Ex Officio, Liaison to the Board of Directors

National Advisory Council

JEFFREY S. BARBA
Director, Food & Beverage
The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
WILL BLUNT
Managing Editor and Partner
StarChefs.com
PHILIP DEMAIOLO
Executive Chef
CEO PK Hospitality Consultants
JEFFREY DRYFOOS
Publisher
Dessert Professional
GALE GAND
James Beard Award-winning
Pastry Chef, Teacher, and Author
CARY E. NEFF
Vice President
Corporate Culinary Services
Morrison Management Specialists
JACQUES PÉPIN
President
Jacques Pépin, Inc.
RENA POCRASS
Consultant, Dobla USA
JUDITH A. RIZZO, Ed. D.
Executive Director and CEO
James B. Hunt, Jr. Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy
AL ROKER
Al Roker Entertainment, Inc.
RICK SMILOW
President & CEO, The Institute of Culinary Education
SCOTT UEHLEIN
VP of Production Innovation and Development
Sonic Drive-In
SHERRY YARD
James Beard Award-winning Chef, Consultant, Restaurateur, and Author