The Children’s Village President and CEO Dr. Jeremy Kohomban testified before the NYC Council’s Committee on Juvenile Justice on September 21. Citing research and frontline experience, his testimony highlighted the critical need for family engagement to the long-term success of youth involved with the justice system. Dr. Kohomban concluded with three specific recommendations. More Info
Why did you join The Leadership Council?
I wanted the opportunity to connect with members of my community from different backgrounds and feel it’s important to provide children with a solid foundation of positive relationships for them to grow and be successful. We are continuing to ramp-up our fundraising efforts and explore new opportunities. I will help provide an analytical approach and assist in rallying support.
Where do you think the LC is headed?
We are continuing to ramp-up our fundraising efforts and explore new opportunities. I will help provide an analytical approach and assist in rallying support.
What is your favorite LC Event?
The BBQ for the Children’s Village Community Center at the Polo Grounds Towers was my favorite event because of the fun, fast-paced atmosphere and the amazing interactions with the Polo Grounds families.