Our Team

The hands, hearts, and heads
behind New Life of NYC

Administrative Team

Dr. David E. Jackson

Executive Director

Dana J. Fleming

Deputy Director

Ruth Narvaez

Chief of Staff

Melissa Pollock

Executive Assistant

Cynthia Gardner- Brim

Director of Institutional Advancement

Kristian Belton

Development Intern

Brooklyn Team

Andrea Portsmouth

Site Director

Cara Knowles

Youth Coordinator

Caleb Bonney

Youth Worker

Lower East Side Team

Nicole Thompson

Interim Site Director

Christopher Paez

Youth Worker

Miranda Throneburg

Youth Worker

Matthew Rodriguez

Youth Coordinator

Get Involved

For nearly 50 years we have been working for the betterment and transformation of youth in our city, but we haven’t journeyed alone. Get Involved with us!

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Email info@newlifeofnyc.org or call us at (212) 780-5940

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