Employee Profiles

NYCEDC is comprised of experts in everything from urban planning to real estate to marketing and public relations. Learn about our work and culture from our team and see how we embody NYCEDC’s core values:

Teamwork, Innovation, Impact, Inclusion, Passion.

  • Employee Profile

    Crissette Maxwell

    Senior Project Manager/Chief of Staff, Compliance Department
    “I enjoy bragging to family and friends about the great work EDC does and pointing out projects that EDC had a hand in. As a sports fan, I was especially excited to see EDC’s name on the plaques at Citified and Yankee Stadium.”
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    Cristina Melendez

    Social Media Director
    “It’s so rewarding to work on projects that help bring about real change. I can point to an NYC Ferry vessel and say, ‘I helped launch that.’”
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    Tony Khoury

    Vice President, Internal Audits
    “I use my skills to save NYCEDC money. Knowing that the savings will be used to support public projects and programs gives me great satisfaction.”
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    John McGlynn

    Vice President, Accounting
    “Seeing the continued growth of NYCEDC as a positive force in New York City—and for the people in my team and department—is the most rewarding part of my job.”
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    Gale Rothstein

    Vice President, Capital Program
    “This was a newly created role at EDC, and the opportunity to build something from the ground up was very appealing. Once I researched information about the Public Design Commission (then called the Art Commission), I knew it would be a perfect fit.”