Alumni Council

The NYU Stern Alumni Council is one of the School’s main alumni governing bodies. It is comprised of top alumni volunteers and ambassadors for the School who help guide alumni programming and advise the NYU Stern administration on initiatives and activities.
For questions regarding the Alumni Council, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations & Development at or call (212) 998-4040.
Shahryar Bachani, BS 2016 Shahryar Bachani, BS 2016
Finance Transformation Consultant
Co-Chair, Recent Graduates Committee
Dan DeVece, MBA 2015 Dan Devece, MBA 2015
McKinsey & Company
Vice Chair, Alumni & Student Partnerships
Marcia Friedkin, MBA 2013 Marcia Friedkin, MBA 2013
M.H. Friedkin & Co.
Vice Chair, Recruitment & Marketing
Alan Gallo, BS 1987, MBA 1990 Alan Gallo, BS 1987, MBA 1990
EVP, Enterprise Strategic Initiatives
American Express
Alumni Council Chair
Meredith Gertler, MBA 2004 Meredith Gertler, MBA 2004
SVP, Program Strategy & Planning
Member at Large
Russell Isaacson, MBA '07 Russell Isaacson, MBA 2007
VP, Sales
Protected Media
Marketing Committee Chair
Steven Kassin, BS 2007 Steven Kassin, BS 2007
Co-Founder & Principal, Infinity Group
Managing Partner, Infinity Real Estae
Member at Large
Kanuj Malhotra, MBA 1998 Kanuj Malhotra, MBA 1998
COO Digital Education and Chief Strategy & Development Officer
Barnes and Noble Education
Member At-Large
Jennifer Meacham, MBA 2015 Jennifer Meacham, MBA 2015
Private Wealth Advisor
Goldman Sachs
Barnes and Noble Education
AHBBS Committee Chair
Philipp Nuzhdin, BS 2012 Philipp Nuzhdin, BS 2012
Investment Banking Associate
TD Securities
Vice Chair, Signature Events
Serge Permyakoff, MBA '15 Serge Permyakoff, MBA 2015
Formerly Google
Recent Graduates Committee Co-Chair
Daniel Rubin, MBA 2004 Daniel Rubin, MBA 2004
Managing Director, COO & CFO
Halpern Real Estate Ventures
Finance Committee Chair
Misha Shvedoff, MBA 2011 Misha Shvedoff, MBA 2011
Vice President
Deutsche Bank
Alumni Council Representative, EPAC Committee
Michael Taylor, MBA 2014 Michael Taylor, MBA 2014
Project Manager, Enterprise Strategic Initatives
American Express
Member at Large
A.J. Tus, BS '14 A.J. Tus, BS 2014
Strategic Initiatives Manageer
Door Dash
Member at Large
John Vermeer, MBA 2012 John Vermeer, MBA 2012
VP, Business Development & Partnerships
Alumni Council Representative, EMT Committee
Tony Watkins, MBA 2011 Tony Watkins, MBA 2011
Head of Industry
Vice Chair, Digital Connections