Our Team.

United by a commitment to build community.

Gabrielle L. Kurlander – President and CEO

Gabrielle L. Kurlander is an innovative non-profit entrepreneur, community organizer, actor and theatre director.

As President and CEO of the All Stars Project (ASP) over the past three decades, Ms. Kurlander has transformed the organization from a grassroots all-volunteer effort into a new national model for engaging poverty through afterschool development and community organizing. Funding the ASP entirely through private donations, Ms. Kurlander has won the support of hundreds of prominent business leaders, philanthropists and corporations, and has led the ASP in raising $130 million during her tenure. Today, ASP is supported by thousands of individual donors, and 180 corporations, including national partners MetLife and EY.

Senior Leadership Team.


ASP of New York

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, President and 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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