Board of Directors
John Y. Kim - Chair of the Board
John Y. Kim is President and Chief Investment Officer of New York Life and serves as the Chair of the Board for The New England Center for Children®, where he has been involved since 2006. Mr. Kim joined New York Life in 2008 after a 25-year record as a highly successful business executive with deep knowledge of investment management and strong operational skills. Prior to joining New York Life, he had been president of Prudential Retirement. Mr. Kim earned his Bachelor in Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan and his MBA from the University of Connecticut.
Lisel Macenka - Vice Chair of the Board
Lisel Macenka has been a member of NECC's Board of Directors since 2008. Ms. Macenka is a graduate of Wellesley College and received her J.D. from Washington University School of Law. She practiced corporate law at Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, LLP until she had her first of four children. Ms. Macenka became involved with The New England Center for Children® in 2003 when her son started in the Home-Based Program and became a member of NECC's Board of Advisors shortly thereafter.