Advisory Board

External stakeholders committed to access and excellence in public higher education are vital members of the Guttman community. We value their expertise in Urban Studies, their contributions to the field, and their support for our Program of Study.

  • Larian Angelo, Ph.D. – Senior Fellow, CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance
  • Thomas Angotti, Ph.D. – Professor Emeritus of Urban Policy and Planning, Hunter College, CUNY, and the CUNY Graduate Center
  • Victor Bach, Ph.D. – Senior Policy Analyst, Community Service Society
  • Nicholas Bedell – Director of Campaigns, Transport Workers Union of America
  • Zachery Chevere – Guttman Alum; Urban Studies; John Jay College, CUNY, class of 2020
  • Lauren DiMartino, J.D. – Clerk to Judge Daughtrey, U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Raliek Gholson ‘17 – Guttman Alum, Urban Studies; Hunter College, CUNY, class of 2019
  • Melinda González – Artist, Activist, Member, El Puente CADRE
  • Marquis Jenkins – National Organizer, Legal Defense Fund, NAACP
  • Jacob Koch – Urban Planner, Sustainability Team, Bloomberg Associates
  • Anne Krassner – Equity and Community Programs Manager, Bikes and Scooters, Lyft
  • Laura Liu, Ph.D. – Associate Professor of Urban Studies, The New School
  • Alex Vitale, Ph.D. – Professor of Sociology, Brooklyn College, CUNY