CivicStory board meeting, Oct. 2018

CivicStory board meeting, Oct. 2018

BOARD

Scott Fischer, President

Nutley, NJ - Co-Founder and Managing Member, Ciel Power LLC; member, U.S Green Building Council; business developer-entrepreneur; author of #Home (home efficiency guidebook); former FINRA Series 7 & 63 financial advisor; winner, NJ Business Incubator Network Award

Peter Humphreys, Secretary

Short Hills, NJ - Partner, Greenberg Traurig; Advisory Board, Wall Street Without Walls; Associate Editor, Senior News (Union Senior Citizens Council); former finance committee, Millburn Township; JD, Northwestern Univ. Law School; BCL, Oxford University, LLB University of London, Associate of King's College, London

David K. Sebastian, Treasurer

Summit, NJ - Certified Financial Planner; President, Sebastian Wealth Management Group LLC; Founder, Physicians Wealth Management Group; Former CIO, Institutional Bond Trader, Portfolio Manager; BS, NJ Institute of Technology; MBA, Rutgers School of Management

Susan Haig, Founder & Creative Director  

Summit, NJ - Conductor, South Orange Symphony Orchestra; past conductor, Florida, South Dakota, and Windsor Symphony Orchestras; Trustee, National Music Museum; 2016-17 President, Summit-New Providence Rotary; founding member, Summit GreenFaith Circle; BA, Princeton University; MM, DMA, Stony Brook University

Guy Haselmann

Summit, NJ - Capital markets strategist and Managing Director at OpenDoor Securities; member, NJ State Investment Council; board member, Money Marketeers at NYU; MBA, University of Chicago; BA University of Delaware

Ambimbola Lawrence

Berkeley Heights, NJ - Senior Manager, McKinsey & Company, Summit; Trustee and co-chair of the Diversity and Equity Parent Group, Kent Place School; member, Pastor-Parish Committee, Christ Church, Summit; LLM Master of Laws, London School of Economics

Thomas Loughlin

Summit, NJ - Executive Director, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 10 years (retired). President of Archimedes Lever LLC which consults on digital transformation and its implications; strategic planning, governance, ethics, organizational change, standards and regulations. Co-author of Digital Transformation Readiness Assessment research report and advisor to DigitalNow Technology conference.  NACD Governance Fellow.

Robert Mayer

Palm Beach Gardens, FL - Brand Management; Intercontinental Hotels Group, Madison Square Garden (retired); Former Lay Preacher, Essex Presbytery; Owner, Just Good Songs, Inc; BA, Princeton University

Steven Pomerantz

Montclair, NJ - Nonprofit consultant specializing in development, fundraising, capital campaigns, strategic and events planning; Co-Chair, Resource Partner Committee, Association of Fundraising Professionals, NJ Chapter; Former Financial Manager with expertise in loan and claims trading markets; Former Trustee, Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel; BA, Dickinson College

Frank Robertazzi CFP®

East Hanover, NJ -  First Vice President and Wealth Management Advisor for Merrill Lynch, Summit NJ. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch in 2007, Frank was a VP of Business Development at HP, Agilent and CML in the technology and solid state lighting areas. His BSEE is from NYU–Polytechnic.

Joshua Stiles, Past-President

Bernardsville, NJ - Trader and Research Associate, A. Gary Shilling & Co; Former Consultant, IDEAcarbon; Managing Director, Head of Global Fixed Income Research, IDEAglobal; Former Bond Trader for Citi, Drexel, Nippon; BA, Amherst College; M.Ed., Boston University; MBA, New York University

Christie Zipfel

Summit, NJ - AT&T Bell Laboratories, physicist, distinguished member of technical staff in device development (retired). Interweave President & Trustee; Former Vestry Member, Calvary Church Summit. AB, Vassar College; PhD, Physics, University of Michigan


ADVISORY

Charles Cusumano

Independent filmmaker

Dr. Marian Glenn

Professor of Biology & Environmental Science, Seton Hall University (retired)

Stanley Katz

Professor, Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs; National Humanities Medal recipient (2015)

John Mooney

CEO & Founding Editor, NJ Spotlight

Genevieve Muinzer

Founder, Ad Astra Communications, London; Trustee and Director, Historic

Royal Palaces Inc.

Nick Stuart

New York, NY -- President & CEO, Odyssey Networks

Kate Tomlinson

Publisher, New Jersey Monthly Magazine

Shana Weber

Director, Princeton University Office of Sustainability; Lecturer in Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology