Advisory Board New Jersey

Leonard Berkowitz retired from the Exxon Chemical Company where he was a technology vice president.  

A New Jersey resident since 1973, Rose Cali is a visionary philanthropist and longtime advocate for ground up community partnerships; innovative educational initiatives; social service programs directed to help the underserved; and anchor cultural institutions that advance economic development and education priorities in urban and suburban communities.

Jerry Flach MBA, PMP is a Community Development Project Management Professional furthering community investments through her current role as VP, Corporate Social Responsibility and CRA Officer for the NJ region at Valley, an innovative regional bank.

Bill is the First Vice-President-Wealth Management of Merrill Lynch.

Susan is an Advanced Practice Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has been working in Neurological healthcare and research for over 25 years. Currently, she is working in a private practice treating patients with mild traumatic brain injuries and also in a hospital as a Nursing Outcomes Analyst.

Carlos M. Pomares of Bloomfield was elected as District 5 Freeholder in November 2017. Freeholder Pomares has served as a strong advocate for arts, culture, and historic preservation. He previously served as Councilman At-Large in Bloomfield Township (2013, 2016) where he spearheaded the passage of an ordinance declaring the Morris Canal (1824-1924) and related sites as local landmarks. He also advocated for the creation of Canal Park, the ongoing restoration of the 19th century Collins House, and the development of the Morris Canal Greenway way finder signs and mobile app through Bloomfield.

Brian is a Team Director and Senior Program Officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Nick oversees Prudential's risk management infrastructure and risk profile across all business lines and risk types. Under his direction, his team develops models, metrics, frameworks and governance to manage risk, and works with internal corporate partners and business groups to identify, assess and prioritize risk across the company.

Ron is Senior Director of Architecture at PS&S, a 240-person architecture and engineering firm based in New Jersey.