top of page

Hearts of Gold's mission and purpose is reimagining

the future of homeless mothers and their children, together by helping them to become confident and self-sufficient as they prepare to transition out of New York City shelter system 

to permanent homes.

Board of Directors


Deborah Koenigsberger

Founder & CEO

Owner & Stylist  

Noir et Blanc | tth Vintage Boutique

Valerie DiFebo 


President of Deutsch NY

Jack Gindi
Filmaker & Playwright

Florian Koenigsberger.HEIC

Christopher Poulton

Board Member

President –Centennial
Commercial Finance Group

Florian Koenigsberger
Board Member

 Product Marketing – Google

Tom Wang

Board Member

Senior Software Engineer - Peloton

Jordan Tamchin.jpg
Headshot June 2022 (1).jpg

Jordan Tamchin
Board Member

 Senior Vice President and Tax
Insurance Practice Leader

Brenda Berger 
Board Member

CEO, Hanky Panky

adc8a38a-4743-4fcd-b212-d9b84e3f156b 2 (1).JPG

Claude Castro
Board Member

Partner, Claude Castro & Associates 

HoG Goodwill Ambassador

Soledad O'Brien
Journalist, CEO

Starfish Media Group

HoG Ambassadors

Brian McQueen.jpg

Brian McQueen
Opera Singer

Screen Shot 2022-09-13 at 10.01.39 AM.png

Joi Gordon​
Co-founder and
CEO of Rapport

Amy Horowitz (1).jpeg

Melissa Horowitz

IMG-1464 (1).jpg

Bryan Byrne

Director of Programs & Operations

Doreen D. Gibbs

Advisory Council

Cheryl Barrett

Michael Barrett
President & CEO

Rubicon Project, Inc

Beth Bowley


Beth Rosenthal ​

Marcia Gay Harden
Actor/ Author/ Activist

Lawrence Konner
Screenwriter & Producer

Shelley Schorsch
Designer & Philanthropist

Rhonda Ross
Singer & Songwriter

Nicholas Schorsch
Metropolitan Wealth Management

Stuart Finklestein
In Memoriam

hankypanky-stacked-2020 (1).jpg
Noir et Blanc Logo.png
The Copy Specialist Logo.png

The Scheerer Family Foundation

Cheryl & Michael Barrett

The Balsamo Family Foundation

The George Link Jr Charitable Trust

The Essex Avenue Foundation

bottom of page