Board of Directors

As set by ANHD’s by-laws, our organization’s Board of Directors is composed of up to 15 Executive Directors and Senior Staff from our member organizations. Our Board members leverage their deep knowledge of the communities we are fighting for, and expertise in community development policy and practice, to provide oversight to ANHD and its operations.

ANHD's Board of Directors


Bernell Grier
Executive Director
IMPACCT Brooklyn

Vice Chair

Leah Archibald
Executive Director


Scott Short
RiseBoro Community Partnership


Aron Kurlander
Director of Business Services Group
Greater Jamaica Development Corp.

Board Members

Annetta Seecharran
Executive Director
Chhaya CDC

Brandon Kielbasa
Director of Organizing & Policy
Cooper Square Committee

Michelle Neugebauer
Executive Director
Cypress Hills LDC

Nancy Carin
Executive Director
Business Outreach Center Network

Sheila Garcia
Director of Organizing
New Settlement