Get to know NYCEDC. With years of experience, a proven track record of success, and a wide breadth of expertise, NYCEDC's staff is truly first rate. The following profiles highlight just a few of the many talented individuals who work to make the City stronger every day at NYCEDC.
Chief Financial Officer, NYCEDC
THE NEGOTIATOR: Public service had always been on Kyle's agenda, stretching back to his days as an AmeriCorps volunteer at a hospice working with end-stage AIDS patients and as a graduate student at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government
Assistant Vice President, Asset Management - Senior Project Manager, Asset Management
TEAM GRAFFITI: Nearly ten thousand buildings this year and over fifteen thousand next year will be power washed and painted clear of graffiti thanks to Craig & Andrew, members of Graffiti-Free NYC.
Vice President, Development
THE CONCEPT BUILDER: Born in Bogota, Colombia, Alejandro started out as a lawyer working on project finance and infrastructure development before realizing that his true calling was urban planning.
Senior Vice President, Transaction Services
THE DEALMAKER: From the leafy campus of Cambridge University to the jungles of Malaysia, to Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, and Chiang Mai, Chris Leng Smith has had anything but an ordinary road to NYCEDC.
Senior Vice President for Asset Management, NYCEDC and Senior Policy Advisor - Coastal Protection, Special Initiative for Rebuilding and Resiliency
MAN UNDERWATER: Dan Zarrilli is currently responsible for all of NYCEDC's maritime assets and operations.
Lenzie is engaged in building relationships with a wide range of bioscience companies, venture investors, academic institutions, professional organizations, and the startup community to expand commercial opportunities within the City's emerging bioscience industry.
Immigrant Entrepreneur Team
The idea for NYCEDC’s Immigrant Entrepreneur initiatives was developed through extensive conversations with community-based organizations and advocacy groups.
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