The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe recently named Doug Meyer as its new President for the 2015-16 fiscal year. He succeeds outgoing president Katharine Outcalt.
Meyer has been a member of the Board of The Community Fund since June of 2012. He previously served one year as an Evaluations Team Captain and two years as Bronxville Campaign Co-Chair. Meyer is also a member of the investment committee of the Reformed Church of Bronxville and is an active alumni volunteer at Middlebury College. A graduate of Kellogg School of Management, Meyer has spent his career in the financial services industry and has spent the last seven years as Senior Vice President and Head of Institutional at First Eagle Investment Management.
“The Community Fund is a unique organization,” noted Meyer adding; “it epitomizes our residents’ commitment to giving back and to ensuring that the Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe remain close knit communities that support one another and make this such a special place to live. I am thrilled to be part of this effort and look forward to kicking off our campaign.”
Other appointments for the 2015-16 year include Neal Denning, who will be taking on a dual role as President Elect and Eastchester /Tuckahoe Campaign Co-Chair along with Mike Calano; Kim Powell, Secretary; Dana Arrighi, Treasurer; Donna Ruhanen, Marketing Chair; Jennifer Lescott and Joella Lykouretzos, Investment Co- Chairs; Annette Healey Dowling and Bill Rizzo, Campaign Co-Chairs for Bronxville; and Andrea Bates and Jim Rotenberg, Evaluation Co-Chairs. Robert Castano and David Scalzo will also be Co-Chairs of the Community Fund’s annual Golf Outing.
New to the Board this year are Ashleigh Donovan, Amy Korb, Kevin McNeil, Thomas Sipple and Albert Van Ness. They will be joining returning board members: Stephen Arcano, Robert Castano, Jennifer Colao, Kristen Evans, Judy Foley, Philippa Freeman, Fran Harris, William Knox, Ron Mager, Rosetta McArdle, David McBride, Cathy Needham, Katharine Outcalt, John Reynolds, Lauren Toal and Mark Welshimer.
“I am truly excited about the upcoming year,” noted Melinda Burge, Executive Director of the Fund. “We have an impressive range of talent across our new and returning board members and with Doug’s leadership skills and expertise I’m confident that we can achieve our goals of serving the diverse needs of our community better than ever before.”
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