Green Economy Fund Advisory Board

The Green Economy Fund is guided by an Advisory Board. Members were selected in close consultation with local workforce development experts, labor unions, community-based organizations, and environmental justice leaders.


They include:

  1. Anthony Rogers-Wright, Environmental Justice Director, New York Lawyers for Public Interest
  2. Jose Almanzar, Co-Chair of the Environmental Justice Committee for the Environmental & Energy Law Section of the NYS Bar Association
  3. Keith Kinch, Co-founder, Blocpower
  4. Garry Douglas, President, North Country Chamber of Commerce:
  5. Bob Din , Community Activist in Queens, formerly at Urban Upbound
  6. Dan Cullen, Director of Field Services, Workforce Development Institute (WDI)
  7. Jeff Vockrodt, Executive Director, Climate Infrastructure Pension Project
  8. Lourdes Zapata, President and CEO, South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation
  9. Benita Law-Diao, Environmental Justice Advocate
  10. Tarik Greene, OWDS  CEO and Founder, The Re-entry Institute of America Inc.
  11. Mike Lyons, President, Greater Capital Region Building Trades