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 22 committees comprised of over 1000 informed and engaged opinion leaders from a variety of backgrounds. Together, we play a key role in the defense of human rights.

Executive Committee

Susan Kane, Co-Chair
Susan M. Kath, Co-Chair
Kristen Durkin, Chair Emerita
Lishan Aklog
Beth Ann Day
Farah M. Kathwari
Colleen Murphy
Supriya Saxena
Katherine Todrys

Committee Members

Allen R. Adler  
Kathleen Begala
Philip Bentley
Ann Brady Gorran 
Juliette Brody
Lisa Cohen
Dana Conroy
Paul DeNoon
Patrick Durkin
Maria Goreth Fidalgo
Kate Gellert
Joann Gilbert-Holmes
Pamela Grace
Shanika Gupta
Donald Huber
Ali Isaacs
Sanae Ishikawa
Robert G. James
Neene Jenkins
Mo Kamaly
Andrew Kaufman
Suzanne Kennedy
Wendy Keys
Adla Massoud
Terence Meehan
Christa Meyer Hinckley
Sam Scott Miller
Alejandro Moreno
Brendan O’Flynn
Takashi Oyagi
Andrew Pataki
Anne Prentice
Megan Quitkin
Bruce Rabb
Ahna Rao
James Rasteh
Ouafa Ricaud
Ricki Roer
Jim Rosenfield
Shana Ward Ryzowy
Rosemary Sagar
Steven R. Schindler
Xander Schultz 
Pascaline Servan-Schreiber
Susan L. Sommer
Milton Speid
Charlotte Strick
John J. Studzinski
Phoebe Taubman
Aurelie Tcharbatchian
Win Thin
Stephen A. Warnke
Claire Williams Martinez
Jamie Zimmerman
Richard M. Zuckerman
 


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


Angela Cressy Deane, Senior Director
Laura Gaertner, Associate Director
Susan Raqib, Officer
Kelly Mizuno, Associate