Founders Council

Our Founders Council is made up of retired Friends of Hudson River Park Board members.  Their commmitment and many years of service to our organization and to the Park, quite literally, created Hudson River Park, and we are grateful for their continued involvement and support.

Tobi Bergman*
P3 Pier, Park & Playground Association

Albert K. Butzel*
Albert K. Butzel Law Firm

Adam Brown*
Citizen Advocate

Meta Brunzema, LEED AP*
Meta Brunzema Architect P.C.

Elizabeth Cooke*
Citizen Advocate

Mark Davidoff*
Harbor Experience

Mike Davis*‡
Floating the Apple

John Doswell*‡
Working Harbor Committee

Douglas Durst
The Durst Organization

Tom Fox*
The Fox Group

Jim Gallagher*
Citizen Advocate

Elizabeth Gilmore*
Citizen Advocate

Ross Graham*
Citizen Advocate

Arthur Imperatore Jr.*
NY Waterway

John Krevey*‡
Pier 66 Maritime

Ben Korman*
C&K Properties

Robert Maher
Citizen Advocate

Vincent McGowan*
Battery Park City Parks Conservancy

Andy Mele
Citizen Advocate

Steven Salsberg
The Salsberg Group

Arthur Schwartz*
Advocates for Justice

Robin Shanus*
Citizen Advocate

Tim Tompkins*
Times Square Business Improvement District

Bob Townley*
Manhattan Youth

Bob Trentlyon*
Chelsea Waterside Park Association

Bill White
Constellations Group

William Zwart
BerchWood Partners

* Founding Director
‡ Deceased