Board

  • Alec H. Diacou

    Alec Diacou, former economist, investment banker, trader, and real estate investor, is now restoring historic Bronx homes. In 2005 Alec ran the Riverdale office for the reelection of Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

    Phone: (718) 796-9896

    Email: alec@yesthebronx.org

  • George Stephanopoulos

    George Stephanopoulos, independent film producer and entertainment lawyer, negotiates deals for entertainment companies, independent filmmakers, Internet start-ups, and online and print publishing media brands. George lives in the Bronx with his wife and daughter.

  • Steve Ritz

    Stephen Ritz, acclaimed Bronx educator, believes people should not have to leave their neighborhood to live, learn, and earn in a better one. Founder of Green Bronx Machine, national Green Education Ambassador for the U.S. Green Building Council, Stephen trains the youngest nationally OSHA certified workforce in America, speaks nationally, and has grown over 30,000 […]

    Phone: (718) 796-9896

    Email: alec@yesthebronx.org

  • Maria Khury

    Maria Khury is a business person and entrepreneur with extensive experience in the travel, insurance, and consultancy worlds. She has received many awards and citations for her career accomplishments and civic leadership.

    Phone: (718) 796-9896

    Email: alec@yesthebronx.org

  • Susan Arensberg

    Suzi Arensberg, now a freelance editor, previously held positions in book, magazine, and financial publishing firms. She is a specialist in cookbooks and gardens avidly.

    Phone: (718) 796-9896

    Email: alec@yesthebronx.org