Advisory Committee

Tony Rogers, CFP® | Financial Advisor

Tony brings over 20 years experience in financial services business, working with private/public foundations/endowments focusing on education and arts. As a former portfolio manager/advisor, he has guided organizations in developing investment policy, reporting and fiduciary standards, grant policy and organizational governance. Tony, lives with wife Kate and their six kids.

Deb Wolfe | Legal Advisor

Deborah Wolfe is a corporate transactional lawyer at the law firm Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, a leading media, entertainment and advertising law firm in New York City. Prior to joining Frankfurt, Deborah was a partner at the global law firm of Hogan Lovells and its predecessors for nearly 25

Pushpa Acharya | Nutritional Advisor

Pushpa Acharya is Programme Advisor (Nutrition) for Sudan – World Food Programme Office. She has PhD in Human Nutrition from University of Massachusettes (Amherst). She has over 20 yrs of experiences of with Ministry of Health and Ministry of Industry (8 years with Nepal) and with the World Food Programme.

Joseph Johnpoll | Education Advisor

Joseph Johnpoll is a Brooklyn-born educator with 16-plus years of experience. He’s taught chemistry at New York City’s Forest Hills and Aviation High Schools, was a founding advisor for Aviation’s Science Leadership Institute, and was the founding assistant principal at New York Harbor School, now located on Governors Island. Since

Kashish Das Shrestha | Green Energy Advisor

Kashish Das Shrestha is a writer/ photographer based in New York. Born and raised in Nepal, he is a 4th generation photographer. He uses his works to fund his research on contemporary environment issues in Nepal, about which he writes frequently. Kashish is a Niti Foundation Policy Fellow.