Board of Directors
Eric Trump is Vice President of Development and Acquisitions at The Trump Organization. He actively participates in all aspects of real estate development, both nationally and internationally, and plays an intergral role in both the Trump Hotel Collection, directly overseeing Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago, Trump Tower Manila, Trump International Hotel & Tower, New York, Waikiki, Las Vegas, Soho, Panama, Toronto, & the newly acquired Doral Resort & Spa, Miami. Eric is also responsible for the expansion of Trump Golf and directly supervises Trump National Golf Clubs in Charlotte, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Westchester, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Palm Beach, Jupiter and Puerto Rico. Eric's latest venture, Trump Winery, formerly known as Kluge Estate and Vineyard, has become a leading manufacturer of award-winning East Coast wines (www.trumpwinery.com). Eric is also a prominent fixture on NBC's, The Celebrity Apprentice, and regularly appears as a task advisor and boardroom judge. Recently, Eric was recognized by Forbes Magazine among their top "30 under 30" in Real Estate for 2012. Prior to joining The Trump Organization, Eric graduated with honors from Georgetown University where he received majors in Finance and Management and a minor in Psychology.
Andrew R. Graves
Andrew Graves is an Advisor in the Private Wealth Management group of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Prior to joining the firm in 2011, Mr. Graves was an Assistant VIce President in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Zurich Financial Services. Prior to his post at Zurich, Andrew was an Associate at Siguler Guff & Co., a New York based Private Equity firm. Andrew began his career at Houlihan Lokey as a Financial Analyst in its Financial Restructuring Group. In addition to the Eric Trump Foundation, Mr. Graves is an active member of other charitable organizations, including the Children's Miracle Network. Mr. Graves has an MBA from the University of North Carolina and a B.S. from the Wayne Calloway School of Business at Wake Forest University.
Andrew Joblon is a Vice President in the Acquisitions and Development Group at Fisher Brothers, and is actively involved in all areas of the firm's acquisition and new development activities. His responsibilities include analyzing, structuring, and coordinating the firm's current and future Real Estate projects in the US. Prior to joining the firm in 2006, Mr. Joblon was a Financial Analyst in the Structured Finance Group at CWCapital. Mr. Joblon is an active member of several organizations, including the Urban Land Institute. Mr. Joblon holds a B.B.A with a concentration in Finance, from the School of Business at The George Washington University.
Katrina is a full time volunteer to several non-profit organizations: The Junior League of Greenwich, United Way of Greenwich, Young Women’s League of New Canaan and The Sekolo Project. Katrina also sits on the Board of Trustees at The Long Ridge School in Stamford, CT. Before dedicating her time to family and non-profits Katrina worked in Finance at Source Trading, Lek Securities and Morgan Stanley. Katrina attended Miami University and graduated with honors from The Fisher School of Business at The Ohio State University where she majored in Finance. Katrina lives in Connecticut with her husband Nick and two children Trey and Brady.
J.T. Foxx is a serial entrepreneur, real estate investor, radio personality, motivational wealth speaker and top business wealth coach. Even through his recognition and success in business, real estate and radio continues to rise, J.T.'s true passion is coaching, raising money for charity and reaching out to those who dream of achieveing their goals by creating differentiation and thinking differently. J.T. teaches the same practical applications he utilizes daily that actually get results in today's rapidly changing marketplace. J.T. is also the founder of Mega Partnering, the World's #1 Wealth Networking Conference, which takes place all over the world and features celebrities, industry leaders and ordinary people looking to do extraordinary things in today's market. It is the ultimate WOW of conferences; as people from all walks of life get together, network and try to do business together and raise money for various causes like The Eric Trump Foundation.
Michael D. Cohen
Michael Cohen is Executive Vice President and Special Counsel to Donald J. Trump and is actively involved in all legal aspects of development and acquisition. He currently serves as one of Mr. Trump's primary troubleshooters as it pertains to a host of global projects and partnerships. Michael joined The Trump Organization in 2006 following an established career as a private attorney and personal advisor to some of the world's wealthiest individuals and later as a partner at Phillips Nizer, LLP. In 2003, he ran for New York City Council as the GOP candidate at the personal request of then-Governor George Pataki. Michael has been instrumental in the development of Trump Tower, Batumi, in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia and was also responsible for the successful Trump collaboration with Affliction Entertainment. Most notably, Michael recently earned the formidable moniker of Donald J. Trump's "Pit Bull" during Mr. Trump's highly publicized 2012 Grassroots Presidential Exploration Campaign for which Michael has been given primary credit for spearheading via his personally funded website, www.shouldtrumprun.com, which received over one million hits and was a viral sensation. Michael is a rising star in the business sector and has appeared in various press outlets such as CNBC, Fox, NBC, ABC and the New York Post. A prominent member of New York society, Michael is an established philanthropist and active member of the New York State Bar Association. He currently serves of six Trump Property Boards, as well as the Fundraising Committee for Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School. Past notable contributions include positions on both the TD Bank Advisory Board and exclusive MTA Board. He is married with two children.
Jeffery Lichtenberg is a freelance real estate broker and consultant located in
Jake Levine is currently with Magnetar Capital LLC working in global equities. Prior to joining Magnetar he was Vice President of Global Equity Product at Jefferies & Company (JEF), a middle market focused investment bank, in New York. His responsibilities included initiating and developing new equity products for institutional clients as well as streamlining communications between the global research team and the firms trading efforts. Mr. Levine was also a Product Manager at Oppenheimer & Company. While there he chaired the Equity Product Committee, which oversaw new product opportunities and covered a variety of institutional accounts in a research sales capacity, including both mutual and hedge funds. Mr. Levine graduated from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University where he received majors in Finance and Management.
Lawrence Glick is an Executive Vice President of Strategic Development for the Trump Organization with responsibilities including acquiring, developing, and managing various Trump Golf Courses. Prior to working for the Trump Organization, Mr. Glick was a Director at American Express, publishing Travel and Leisure Golf Magazine, and created events for Tiger Woods such as "Tee It Up With Tiger." Mr. Glick is an active member of several organizations, including Juvenile Diabetes, and Autism Awareness. Mr. Glick has a B.S. degree with concentrations in Communications and Business from the University of Albany.
Dan Scavino is the Executive Vice President & General Manager of Trump National Golf Club. He has been a part of the Trump Organization through high school, college and professionally from 2003 to date - which equates to almost half of his life. Mr. Scavino has received many accolades in the past two years, including being voted by one of the golf industries leading publications, Golf Inc. Magazine, as one of the "Top 20 Most Admired Operators in the World," out of 16,000 clubs. He received Dutchess County's "40 under 40" Award, followed a year later by Westchester County's prestigious "40 under 40" Award and most recently The Westchester Business Journal's "Top 30 Executives". Mr. Scavino received the "NYS Citation of Merit" for outstanding citizenship. He is a graduate of Plattsburgh State University where he sits on the Board of Directors and also serves on the Board of Hudson Valley Hospital. He has committee involvement with The Joe Torre Safe at Home Foundation, along with Wounded Warriors. He served as a NY delegate in Denver, Colorado where he met with Pope John Paul II. Mr. Scavino is a member of the Club Managers Association of America, along with the Metropolitan Club Managers Association. He lives in Hopewell Junction, New York, with his wife Jennifer and two children, Ethan and Justin.
Brian A. Sidman
Brian is the Executive Vice President, National Sales Manager for MVP American Securities. He is instrumental in raising capital for MVP REIT which has a focus on purchasing parking lots and self-storage facilities nationwide. Previously Brian was Senior Vice President of Sales at TNP, LLC and prior to TNP the Director of Business Development for Pella Windows and Doors New York and New Jersey distribution franchise in which he continues to retain partial ownership. In his Pella career he sold products in notable New York building-wide conversions such as the Mark Hotel, the Devonshire House and the Breslin Hotel. Prior to TNP and Pella Windows, Brian started his career in Commercial Real Estate Investment Sales, where in his first years consummated large development deals as a broker at GFI Realty. Brian holds a Bachelors Degree in Marketing from the University of Arizona Eller College of Business.
An accomplished athlete and entrepreneur by his mid 20’s, Doug Reinhardt turned down a baseball scholarship with USC to sign with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim as their 8th pick. In 2007, Doug signed with the Baltimore Orioles, where he played for the season. While playing professional baseball Doug co-founded two mobile technology companies in 2005, Fugen Mobile, LLC and Fun Facter, LLC. Doug currently serves as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of both companies and is committed to the advancement and longevity of both companies. Doug was also featured as a cast member in the fourth season on the popular TV reality series, “The Hills” which aired on MTV. Between an active shoot schedule and constant travel to build his two new businesses, Doug met Owen Evans, a certified kettle bell instructor. Doug decided to collaborate with Owen to create a quick effective workout and The Reinhardt Kettle Bell System was born. Doug has used RKS as his exclusive workout; training for activities such as climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in 2010 as well as the “Fight for Humanity” charity boxing event at Cipriani Downtown in NYC of which he won. Doug has also spent time in 2008-2010 working with Entrepreneurial Properties Corporation where he was involved in multi-family real estate investments. Currently, Doug is working with the Beverly Hills Sports Council as a MLB Sports Agent. His offices range nationwide- located anywhere from Beverly Hills, CA, to New York and London, UK. Doug resides in Hollywood, CA and Laguna Beach, CA.
Thomas M. Sparico
Thomas M. Sparico is a Co-Founder and Partner of Brand New Matter, a strategic advisory and venture capital firm catering to start-ups and early stage enterprises in travel, media and technology. He is a seasoned entrepreneur and executive having Founded and/or led several companies across a number of industries including Co-Founder and Head of Corporate Development and Strategic Planning for INTRAVEL, President of Hickory Global Partners, Chief Operating Officer of Classic Golf, Founder, President & CEO of Marquee Concierge and Founder, President & CEO of Internet Travel Enterprises. Mr. Sparico was part of the team that founded, built and launched priceline.com, leading product development and revenue management efforts. He began his career at Walker Digital, the intellectual property think tank run by Jay Walker, and is a named inventor on over 100 patents in the fields of travel, casino gaming, lottery, membership marketing, telecommunications and insurance. Mr. Sparico attended Hamilton College where he doubled major in economics and philosophy before leaving to join Walker Digital full time.
Ashley Thompson Sidman
Ashley Thompson Sidman is a Board Member and Events Chair for The Eric Trump Foundation and Orange County's Young Executives Group. Prior to dedicating her work to non-profit organizations and motherhood, she owned the famed women's boutique, Owl's Lab, in New York City. As a retailer & stylist, she hosted several high-profile events in New York, Sundance and Fashion Week. Ashley has a B.A. in Sociology from University of California, Los Angeles, and also attended Parson's School of Design in New York. She lives in Newport Beach, California, with her husband, Brian, and daughter, Sunnery.
William currently serves in External Affairs for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation. His primary responsibilities include strengthening media relationships, managing company-run fundraising programs, building better community relations and representing Cabot at every viable opportunity. Raised in Highland Falls, New York, William desRosiers learned about responsible resource development firsthand, as part of his family's mining business. William received his B.S. in Management, B.A. in History adn his MBA from Misericordia University. Prior to Cabot, William worked for FTI Consulting's Energy Team. In this capacity, William worked to engage, educate and mobilize supporters of Natural Gas development -- specifically in the Marcellus Shale across New York and Pennsylvania.