Board of Directors

Fedcap is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.

Mark O’Donoghue
Chair
Mark O’Donoghue is a partner in the law firm of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle. He has experience in project finance and energy infrastructure projects, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, privatizations, cross-border commercial contracts, and international litigation. Mr. O’Donoghue’s accomplishments include the sale of a minority interest in a major U.S...
Laurence Ach
Vice Chair
Laurence Ach is a Senior Vice President with Klingenstein, Fields & Co., with more than 30 years of investment management experience. Prior to joining Klingenstein, he was at First Republic Investment Management from 1999 to 2008 as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, including serving as Chief Investment Officer from 2001 to 2005...
Martha Sproule
Treasurer
Martha Sproule had a 35-year career in the investment business, with a primary focus on cross-border mergers and acquisitions. In 1986 she joined Rothschild, Inc., where she was a managing director and a member of the investment committee of a fund investing in distressed securities, positions she left in 2000 to pursue various projects in the non-profit sector...
Judy Bergtraum
Secretary
Judy Bergtraum is Deputy to the Vice Chancellor of the Office of Facilities Planning, Construction and Management at CUNY – The City University of New York. Her office is responsible for overseeing the University’s capital construction projects from inception to completion, and execution of a capital construction budget of more than $3 billion for 23 colleges and professional schools. ..
Peter Aschkenasy
Peter Aschkenasy has been active in the municipal and cultural life of New York City for over 40 years. He joined the administration of Mayor John Lindsay as an assistant to Parks Commissioner Thomas Hoving, and then was Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs under August Heckscher. He also served as Executive Director of the Mayor’s Commission on Youth and Physical Fitness. ..
Paul Davis
Paul Davis is Principal of the Marble Harbor Investment Counsel. Paul founded Marble Harbor Investment Counsel in 2005 and serves as chief investment counselor. He has managed portfolios for families and institutions for more than 20 years. Most recently, Paul was Senior Vice President of Welch & Forbes. Prior to joining Welch & Forbes, he was the Chief Investment Officer and group leader for David L...
Anoop Dhakad, CFA
Anoop Dhakad, CFA, is a Partner of the firm and Head of Client Solutions. Mr. Dhakad also currently represents the Partner group on the firm’s Management Advisory Committee. Prior to joining MKP in 2007, Mr. Dhakad conducted hedge fund manager due diligence for over 10 years...
Richard Fursland, OBE
Richard Fursland serves concurrently as Chief Executive Officer of BritishAmerican Business and of the British-American Business Council. He was actively involved in the establishment of British American Business in 2001, from the merger of the American Chamber of Commerce (UK) and British American Chamber of Commerce (US), and has served as its Chief Executive ever since...
John L. Mascialino
John L. Mascialino heads Greenberg Traurig’s New York Government Law & Policy Practice.  He focuses his practice on government affairs, government contracts and related real estate matters and administrative law.  Mr. Mascialino counsels private and publicly owned companies on state and local regulatory, legal and policy matters...
Lynn Morgen
Lynn Morgen is a founding partner of MBS Value Partners, a New York-headquartered investor relations and financial communications firm. Ms. Morgen specializes in advising C-Suite executives and board members on corporate positioning and strategic and investor-related communications. She frequently advises U.S. and European chairmen and CEOs. An experienced thought leader in investor relations advisory, Ms...
Janice Oursler
Janice Oursler is Program Director, Rehabilitation Counseling in the Department of Psychiatric and Counseling Professions at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She also teaches and provides clinical supervision to master’s level rehabilitation counseling students and is a consultant on psychiatric rehabilitation implementation to the Pennsylvania Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services...
Peter Panken
Past Chair
Peter Panken is a member of the law firm Epstein, Becker and Green, representing management in a wide range of industries on all aspects of employment and union-related matters. Mr...
Gerald (Gerry) Prothro
Gerry Prothro is Managing Director and owner of IKT Investments Ltd., a technology consulting and investment services firm. Previously, Mr. Prothro was Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at BroadStream Communication Corporation, where he was responsible for the architecture, design and development of the company’s wireless Next Generation Network...
Kenneth Raisler
Kenneth Raisler is head of Sullivan & Cromwell’s Commodities, Futures and Derivatives Group. The Group is responsible for a full range of regulatory, transactional and litigation advice in the commodities, securities and banking areas to its brokerage, investment banking, banking and commercial clients. Mr. Raisler was an assistant U.S...
Peter G. Samuels
Peter G. Samuels is a Partner in the Corporate Department of Proskauer, and has served as co-head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group. Mr. Samuels works on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other complex transactions, and has broad experience in serving as outside counsel for public companies...
Alan Towbin
Alan Towbin currently manages family-related investments.  From 2002 to 2008, he was a partner at Longnook Capital, a hedge fund investing in financial companies.  He worked in equity research at ING Barings from 1997 to 2001 as research associate covering the insurance industry and then as senior analyst covering leading property-casualty insurance stocks.  Prior to joining Furman Selz, (the predecessor to ING Barings), Mr...
Jeanne Townend
Jeanne Townend is Senior Vice President of Health, Education, and Social Programs and a member of the Executive Team at ICF International, the global professional services consulting firm. She has more than 20 years’ experience in consulting management in the government, commercial, and nonprofit sectors. Ms...
Michael M. Weinstein
Michael Weinstein is the Executive Director of Impact Matters, a nonprofit agency committed to raising the quality of the work in the nonprofit sector through Impact Audits-- a rating tool that helps nonprofits improve and guides donors toward what matters most: impact. Previously Michael served for 15 years as the Sr. Program Officer for the Robin Hood Foundation. ..
Malvina Kay
Malvina Rollins Kay is currently the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Independent Sector, a national membership organization that brings together a diverse set of nonprofits, foundations, and corporations to advance the common good...