New York Committee

The New York Committee raises awareness of local and global human rights issues, generates support, and mobilizes the public and governments worldwide to recognize basic freedoms for all. We are part of a global network of 20 committees comprised of 1,000 informed and engaged opinion leaders from a variety of backgrounds. Together, we play a key role in the defense of human rights.

Executive Committee

Kristen Durkin, Co-Chair
Susan M. Kath, Co-Chair
Lishan Aklog
Dana Conroy
Beth Ann Day
Andrew Kaufman
Ricki Roer
Susan Kane Walkush

New York Committee

Allen R. Adler
Kathleen Begala
Philip Bentley
Lisa Cohen
Douglas Curtis
Paul DeNoon
Patrick Durkin
Jess Fardella
Maria Goreth Fidalgo
Laura Fisch
Kate Gellert
Pamela Grace
Ann Brady Gorran 
Simonne Hewett
Christa Meyer Hinckley
David S. Hirsch
Donald Huber
Sanae Ishikawa
EJ Jacobs
Robert G. James
Mo Kamaly
Farah M. Kathwari
Suzanne Kennedy
Wendy Keys
Marit N. Kievit
Kim Killion
Claire Williams Martinez
Adla Massoud
Terence Meehan
Sam Scott Miller
Alejandro Moreno
Colleen Murphy
Takashi Oyagi
Andrew Pataki
John Pierce
Marie-Noelle Pierce
Anne Prentice
Megan Quitkin
Bruce Rabb
Ahna Rao
James Rasteh
Jim Rosenfield
Shaheen Rushd
Rosemary Sagar
Steven Schindler
Pascaline Servan-Schreiber
Susan L. Sommer
Charlotte Strick
John J. Studzinski
Vikram Suresh
Win Thin
Katherine Todrys
Stephen A. Warnke
Richard M. Zuckerman

Michael G. Fisch, Chair Emeritus
Kevin P. Ryan, Chair Emeritus
Amy Towers, Chair Emerita

Angela Cressy Deane, Director
Donna Leonard, Associate Director
Taylor Gese, Associate
Yasmin Vera, Associate