Our Team.

United by a commitment to build community.

Gabrielle L. Kurlander – CEO

Gabrielle L. Kurlander is a community organizer, actor, theater director, and non-profit entrepreneur who has transformed All Stars Project (ASP) from a grassroots all-volunteer effort into a national model for engaging poverty through Afterschool Development  and community organizing.

As the Chief Executive Officer of the All Stars Project, Ms. Kurlander has worked closely over the last three decades with the Board of Directors to advance the organization’s vision and strategic growth. During her tenure, she has won the support of hundreds of prominent business leaders, philanthropists, and corporations, raising $150 million from thousands of individual donors and 180 corporations, including national partners MetLife, EY, and RBC Capital Markets.


Senior Leadership Team.


ASP of New York

  • Diane Stiles Vice President / All Stars Project of New York Programs
  • Jenny Zak Vice President / Development

ASP of Chicago

ASP of San Francisco Bay Area

ASP of New Jersey

ASP of Dallas

All Stars Project, Inc. Board of Directors.

Board of Directors

  • Maria Morris (Chair) MetLife (Retired)
  • Jessie A. Fields, M.D. (Vice Chair) Mount Sinai Faculty Practice
  • Hunter L. Hunt (Vice Chair) Hunt Consolidated Energy, LLC
  • Peter A. Langerman (Vice Chair) Franklin Mutual Advisers, LLC
  • Gregory A. Tosko (Treasurer) CBRE
  • L. Thecla Farrell (Secretary) HSBC
  • Gabrielle L. Kurlander, CEO All Stars Project, Inc.
  • Jeffrey Aron Fountain House
  • Douglas A. Balder Balder Architecture
  • Kate J. Barton EY
  • Joseph Boren Insurance Consultant
  • David J. Chard, Ph.D. Boston University
  • Nathaniel H. Christian, III, Esquire CastleOak Securities, L.P.
  • Margo L. Cook Advisory Services, Nuveen
  • Joyce G. Dattner Life Performance Coaching Center
  • Derek DiRisio PSEG Services Corporation
  • Amy S. Doyle MTV, VH1, CMT, and Logo
  • Carolyn Kresky Broadcast Journalist (Retired)
  • Carrie L. Lobman, Ed.D. Rutgers University
  • Edward C. Malmstrom Bank of America/Merrill Lynch (Retired)
  • Suzu Neithercut
  • Elizabeth Nieto Amazon
  • Michael G. Pickering
  • Susan Robinson EY
  • Robert T. Ross Wells Fargo
  • Bart M. Schwartz Guidepost Solutions LLC
  • Richard H. Sokolow Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP
  • Mitchell Steir Savills Inc.
  • Gloria Strickland All Stars Project, Inc.
  • Gillian Teichert
  • Avram Tucker TM Financial Forensics, LLC
  • Amy Weinberg, Ph.D. University of Maryland
  • Drew Williamson Cooley LLP

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