Staff

Angelina Perri Birney

Co-founder

With a Master’s degree in English Education from NYU and a Bachelor’s in Writing and Communications from Queens College, Angelina has also been trained in the Tibetan Buddhist lama tradition and completed a three-year … Read More

Lawrence M. Birney

Co-founder

The son of an Exxon executive, Lawrence was born in Caracas, Venezuela and lived there for ten years before moving with his family to Libya. He studied Modern European History and Economics at the Institute for European Affairs in Lugano, … Read More

David Kaczynski

David was assistant director of the Equinox Shelter for runaway and homeless youth in Albany, helping them on their paths to recovery and healing. In 2001, he became the executive director of New Yorkers For Alternatives to the Death … Read More

John P. Graziano

John's background includes working for The Rockefeller Group as Contract Administrator, overseeing projects such as building The Today Show studio and the renovations of Radio City Music Hall and The Rainbow Room. He is currently a … Read More