Publicolor supports students’ commitment to education through the generosity, interest, and energy of our dedicated board members. We are deeply grateful to Publicolor’s Board of Directors who give their time, counsel, and financial support to further our mission.

We are proud to have a loyal, generous, and committed Board of Directors who believe in – and stand behind – the organization and its future. We send warm thanks for their leadership and support.

Board Leadership


  • Chair

    Gordon Caplan
    Partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

  • Vice Chair

    Michael Shuman
    Principal, MASdesign + Managing Partner, 4food LLC


  • Founder + President

    Ruth Lande Shuman
    Industrial Designer

  • Secretary/Treasurer

    William H. Herrman II
    Principal, AllianceBernstein L.P.


Board of Directors

  • Kimberlee Bradshaw Archibald
    Corporate Communications Specialist

  • Anita Contini
    Program Lead, Arts and Culture, Bloomberg Philanthropies

  • Rudy Crew
    President, Medgar Evers College
    Former Chancellor, NYC Board of Education

  • William Forman
    President + CEO, North Atlantic Industries

  • Stephen P. Hanson
    Former President, B.R. Restaurants

  • Edwin B. Hathaway
    CEO, Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope

  • Gene Kohn
    Chairman, Kohn, Pedersen, Fox

  • Thomas Krizmanic, AIA
    Studio Director, Gensler

  • Jonathan Marvel
    Principal, Marvel Architects

  • Andrew Oshrin
    President, Milly LLC

  • Elizabeth Reisner Pickman
    Education Consultant

Board Chairman Emeritus

  • Richard D. Segal
    President, Seavest, Inc.

  • Deven Parekh
    Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners

Board Members Emeritus

  • Patricia Goldman
    Vice President, J.E. & Z.B. Butler Foundation

  • Jeffrey Osborne
    Design Consultant

Lifetime Trustees

  • James G. Dinan
    Managing Partner, York Capital

  • Patricia E. Harris
    CEO, Bloomberg Philanthropies

  • Deborah Krulewitch
    Vice President, The Estée Lauder Companies

  • Eugene Mercy, Jr.
    Principal, Granite Capital

  • Rosa Riccio Pietanza
    Senior Associate, Partnership Schools
    Dept. of Teaching & Learning
    NYU Steinhardt School of Education

  • Barbara Slifka
    Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foundation