Eliza Byard, Executive Director of Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, discusses creating equal access to the benefits of a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students, regardless of their identity.
Eliza Byard discusses ensuring that all students, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, are able to learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment.
Kathryn Wylde, President & CEO of Partnership for New York City, discusses working closely with government, labor, and the nonprofit sector to enhance the economy and maintain New York City’s position as the global center of commerce, culture, and innovation.
Andrés Spokoiny, President & CEO of Jewish Funders Network, discusses working with Jewish funders to improve the quality of their giving and to maximize their impact as they inspire the changes they want to see in the world.
Alan van Capelle, President & CEO at Educational Alliance discusses helping more than 4 million New Yorkers to date through social, educational, and recreational programs that embrace innovation and build community.
Bebe Anderson, VP of US Legal Program at Center for Reproductive Rights discusses the only global legal advocacy organization dedicated to reproductive rights. (using the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect.)
Irving McPhail, President & CEO of the National Council for Minorities in Engineering discusses how NACME’s work is aimed to benefit a number of underrepresented minority students and to achieve an engineering workforce that looks like America. This interview was filmed in March 2015