STRIVE’s Board of Directors are deeply committed to helping disconnected individuals transform their lives through employment. Along with fulfilling the standard duties of board members, many lead workshops for our participants, sharing their experience and expertise in the workforce with those who are trying to enter it.
H. Thompson Rodman, Jr., Chairman and Co-Founder, Director, Deutsche Bank
Judith McElnea, Vice Chairman, Partner, The Jeffrey Group
Brian Friedman, Treasurer, President, Jefferies Capital Partners
Gerald Ellis, Secretary, Senior Consultant and Executive Coach
Sam Hartwell, Chairman Emeritus and Co-Founder
Tunde Banjoko, Executive Director, STRIVE London
Richard Barthelemes, Retired
Richard Brown, Vice President of Philanthropy, American Express
Arthur Kokot, Principal, Kokot Realty Enterprises, Inc.
Andy Rahl, Partner, Reed Smith LLP
Randy Zeno, Outside Director, Glory Foods
Laura Slutsky, President/CEO, People Finders Productions
Philip Weinberg, Chief Executive Officer, STRIVE