The Arts & Letters Reception supports the Y Afterschool Program, which provides more than 10,000 New York City public school children, grades K–8, in all five boroughs with extended learning opportunities in fundamental literacy skills and the arts, STEM and physical activity five days a week. Y Afterschool not only helps children academically, but also builds the social and emotional skills they need to succeed in school and in life.




Principal Andrea Tucci

Principal Andrea Tucci
Community School 112

Tiffany Allen

Tiffany Allen
Community School Director, Community School 112



Toby Byrne, President, Zefr, Inc.             
Christopher Geraci, Chief Client Officer, Adcuratio
Michael Law, President, Amplifi US
Kris Magel, President, DAN Media Clients, Dentsu Aegis Network
Amanda Richman, US CEO, Wavemaker 
Elizabeth Rutledge, Chief Marketing Officer, American Express
Jon Stimmel, Chief Investment Officer, Universal McCann


Committee Members

Seth Bacon, Senior Vice President, Media, Major League Soccer
Chelsea Brennan, VP, Director, Global Media Partnerships, Amplifi USA
Jason Brown, Chief Revenue Officer, Xandr
Liz Cantalamessa, US Agency Partner, Facebook
Joe Carney, Senior Vice President of Sales, The Players Tribune
Keri Donofrio, Digital Advertising Sales Producer, Wine Enthusiast
Kathleen Dundas, President of Data and Strategy, Zenith Media
Mark Evans, Senior Vice President, Sales, Fox Sports
Josh Feldman, EVP, Head of Marketing & Advertising Creative, NBCUniversal
Liz Hoffman Grosch, Agency Lead, Google
Chris Kiriakatis, Director, Strategic Growth Effectv
Beth Mach, Chief Consumer Officer, TrueCar, Inc.
Peter Naylor, VP of Sales, Snap
Mari Kim Novak, Chief Marketing Officer, Yieldmo
Mike Petruzzi, SVP, Ad Sales & Sports Management, Fox Networks Group
Cesar Ruiz, Regional Vice President, Head of US East, Microsoft Advertising
Craig Sloan, EVP, Home Team Sports, a division of Fox Sports Media Group
Jeremy Steinberg, Chief Revenue Officer and Business Development Leader, MediaMath
Stuart Zimmerman, Executive Vice President, Advertising Sales, Sony Pictures Television
Maryann Zuarino, Vice President, Holding Company Lead, Xandr