Board

Brad Rolston, President

Brad Rolston is Vice President and Associate General Counsel of Dow Jones & Company, Inc., the publisher of The Wall Street Journal.  Prior to joining Dow Jones, he was an attorney in the business and finance practice at Thelen Reid & Priest in New York.  He earned his BBA, with honors, from Emory University in Atlanta and his JD, cum laude, from Washington and Lee University in Virginia, where he received the American Jurisprudence Awards for both Publicly Held Business and Close Business Arrangements.

Margo Johnston, Vice President

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Phi Kurtze, Treasurer

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Ryan McLeod, Secretary

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Dushan Arnautovich

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Gary Belsky

Gary Belsky, who joined the NYNF board in 2008, is chief content officer at Elland Road Partners, a media and editorial consulting firm. The former editor in chief of ESPN The Magazine and ESPNInsider.com, Gary is an adjunct professor of journalism at New York University and a featured columnist for Time.com, where he writes about business, psychology, personal finance and sports. An author of several books, Gary lectures frequently around the country on decision-making, effective selling and consumer behavior. In addition to his work for the Neos, Gary serves on the board of Urban Pathways, one of New York City’s largest providers of services to the homeless and mentally ill. He has seen The Infinite Wrench more times than he can count.

Shaun Pappas

Shaun W. Pappas, Esq. is a corporate and real estate attorney at a boutique law firm in Manhattan.  Hepractices in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group and the Development and Offering Plan group. Shaun litigates a wide range of commercial cases and represents several condominium and cooperative boards throughout New York City. Shaun also assists in drafting cooperative and condominium offering plans and represents clients in connection with the purchase and sales of cooperative and condominium apartments. He previously served as a legal assistant in the Southern District of New York for Judge Harold Baer, Jr. and was an associate at a large law firm in Manhattan. Bar Admissions: New York and New Jersey; U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; Education: Binghamton University (B.S., cum laude, 2005); Cardozo Law School (J.D., 2008).