Junior Board

Meet AFJ's Junior Board

The junior board of Avenues for Justice is dedicated to supporting the organization's mission to keep kids out of prison. The purpose of the group is to raise funds to support the services provided by Avenues for Justice, to increase awareness of Avenues for Justice in its members' social and business networks, and to create an exciting environment where young professionals can deepen their understanding of community issues, gain goverance experience and socialize. 

Member Opportunities 

  • Meet thoughtful, engaged young professionals with an interest in social impact 
  • Organize major fundraising events and invite your friends 
  • Attend educational and social quarterly junior board meetings 
  • Recruit passionate new junior board members 
  • Participate in volunteer activities (field trips, tutoring, court visits) to gain exposure to the inspiring work of Avenues for Justice 
  • Attend and support the AFJ annual Gala 

We are always happy to speak with interested people who can bring something new to our membership body. Please contact Wes Muench at wmuench@avenuesforjustice.org if you want to learn more. 


  • Co-Chair: Kate Holmes, Sales & Marketing Manager, Chelsea and Walker
  • Co-Chair: Khrystina Bradley, Supreme Court Part Specialist, New York County District Attorney's Office
  • Events Co-Chair: Ashley Rivera, Digital Marketing AVP, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
  • Volunteer Chair: Jackson Thomas, Community Partner Manager, Girls Who Code
  • Georges Clement, Co-Founder, JustFix.nyc
  • Katarina Broeksmit, Associate, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Dania Herrera, Education and Learning Coordinator, Mazars USA
  • Kathryn Marr, Retail & E-commerce Planner, VINCE
  • Laura Holmes, Grad Student - Physician Assistant Studies, York College
  • Mamie Marbury, Studio Manager, Rachel Lee Hovnanian Studio
  • Leah Freedland, Director at MediaLink
  • Devon Shiland, E-Commerce Associate, Christian Louboutin
  • Susie Liang, Program Coordinator, Girls Who Code
  • Meghan Erdman
  • Maggie O'Connor, Research Coordinator, Aptigon Capital
  • Marta Canneri, Associate Editor, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Cindy Pineda, Senior Programs Manager, BUILD NYC
  • Marissa Murphy, Investment Talent Development Analyst, Point72 Asset Managment
  • Roger Du, Program Director, Career Readiness, Sunnyside Community Services
  • Nia Oates, Associate, Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Anna-Lisa Vanzo
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