Board of Trustees

Ann Thivierge

Ann Thivierge is head of the Active International Allocation and Global Equity Allocation strategies. She joined Morgan Stanley in 1986 and has over 20 years of investment experience. Prior to this role, Ann was a senior professional in Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s Fiduciary Advisor Group, which advised pension plans and large family trusts on strategic asset allocation.

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Monsignor Donald Sakano

Monsignor Donald Sakano has been the Pastor of the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral since 2007. Ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of New York in 1971, he has served as Director of the Department of Neighborhood Preservation, Catholic Charities from 1981 to 1994. He is the President and Chair of the Highbridge Community Development Corporation, a non-profit owner and manager of 2400 units of housing in the South Bronx.

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James Dineen enjoyed a long career in the textile business, eventually starting his own company, Dineen Textiles, Incorporated, which represented small companies throughout Europe. An avid music lover, James has been a longtime supporter of Highbridge Voices, and is very active in the classical music scene in New York City. You can often find him […]

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Kevin Alger

Kevin R Alger, CFA, enjoyed a 32-year career at JP Morgan Chase where he held key leadership positions managing numerous businesses and thousands of people worldwide. He became well known as the go-to guy for advice and practical, no-nonsense guidance about leadership and managing people and remains a favorite mentor and role model.

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A partner at Urban Development Partners, Kenneth Browne has spent his career in construction management. He has managed projects for some of New York City’s most renowned buidlings, including Rockefeller Center, the Met Life Building, the Goldman Sachs World Head Quarters, and Trump Tower. Kenneth is a visiting assistant professor at Pratt Institute, where he […]

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Nilesh Parmar

Nilesh Parmar is an accomplished professional with global experience in Finance, Human Resources, Technology, and Strategy Consulting. He has experience in the financial services, computer software & hardware, internet, fashion apparel & footwear, food & beverage, and retail industries.

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Jerilyn Perine

Jerilyn Perine is an urban planner with 30 years of experience in housing and community development. She was appointed Commissioner of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development by both Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and Mayor Michael Bloomberg to lead America’s largest municipal housing agency with more than 3000 employees. . .

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