Staff

Effie Phillips-Staley
Executive Director
effie.phillips@hudsonvalleymoca.org

Michael Barraco
Director of Education
michael.barraco@hudsonvalleymoca.org

Jo-Ann Brody
Graphic Design, Installation joann.brody@hudsonvalleymoca.org

Francesca Ricapito
Social Media and Press Coordinator  francesca.ricapito@hudsonvalleymoca.org

Adrienne D’Elia
Executive Administrator adrienne.delia@hudsonvalleymoca.org

Board

Bayo Adafin, Head of Marketing Activations at Dig Inn

Peter Bynum, Artist 

Dan Hong, CEO and Co-Founder of Global Custom Integrations

Eileen Kaminsky, Chair of Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation

Leonardo Kestelman, Managing Director at Dinosaur Financial Group and Dinosaur Merchant Bank UK

Louie Lanza, Restaurateur and entrepreneur

Antonio Ocasio, Founder and Partner of Aragon Partners, LLC

Nathan Rich, Architect, Peterson Rich Office

John Sharp, Restaurateur

Ari Straus, CEO of Monticello Motor Club

Livia Straus, Co-Founder, Hudson Valley MOCA

Marc Straus, Co-Founder, Hudson Valley MOCA and Owner, Marc Straus LLC

Sarena Straus, Esq., Founder and Managing Partner, Sarena Straus, PLLC

Ken Tan, Partner at Marc Straus LLC

Judith Zabar, Philanthropist, Artist

Officers

Marc Straus: Chairman of the Board

Livia Straus: President

Sarena Straus: Secretary