About the BID

Board and Staff

The activities of the Lincoln Square BID are governed by a Board of Directors, which is composed of property owners, businesses, government officials, and resident and community representatives. Board members are elected to three year terms and volunteer their time and expertise to ensure that Lincoln Square continues to thrive.


Rainer BlankDeutsche Bank

Marty BurgerSilverstein Properties

Lauren Cahill(Alternate: Martin Piazzola) AvalonBay Communities

Gregg CarlovichFifteen Central Park West

Betty CohenCentury 21 Department Store

Gerry CreamerResidential Tenant

David Cvijic Vice Chair, Audit & Chair of Audit Committee Millennium Partners

Suzanne DavisResidential Property Owner

Pete DiazCommunity Board 4

Abigail Black Elbaum(Alternate: Lester Schwalb) Ogden CAP Properties, LLC

Hank Foley (Alternate: Nada Anid)New York Institute of Technology

David Froelke(Alternate: Danielle Krinsky) Corporate Secretary & Chair of Marketing Committee Related Companies

Maura Hayes Treasurer & Chair of Nominations Committee The Walt Disney Company

Susanne Hatje(Alternate: Daniel Bettinardi)Mandarin Oriental, New York

Stephan Hengst(Alternate: Chris Westcott)Rosa Mexicano

Gary Jacob Chairman Glenwood Management

Bobbie Lloyd Magnolia Bakery Non Voting

Alan Locker Vice Chair, Finance & Chair of Finance Committee Bonafide Estates, Inc.

Tony Mannarino Extell Development

Suzie Mills(Alternate: Prince Sanders) Trump International Hotel & Tower

Seema ReddyCommunity Board 7

Steve RossiMilstein Properties

Leo MavrovitisThe Emporium, Ltd.

Alan Nossen(Alternate: Christine Modaferri)TD Bank

Kate SheeranKaufman Music Center

Frank SimioFordham University

Henry Timms(Alternate: Siri Horvitz)Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.

Brett Traussi(Alternate: Michael Lawrence)The Dinex Group/Daniel Boulud Restaurants


Hon. Bill de BlasioMayor of the City of New York
Represented byThe Department of Small Business Services

Hon. Gale BrewerManhattan Borough President

Hon. Helen RosenthalNew York City Council, District 6

Hon. Scott StringerNew York City Comptroller



Monica Blum

Monica BlumPresidentmblum@lincolnsquarebid.org

Ralph MemoliExecutive Vice Presidentrmemoli@lincolnsquarebid.org

Phil GordonDirector of Operationspgordon@lincolnsquarebid.org

Ian HartzSenior Project Managerihartz@lincolnsquarebid.org

Julie KronickMarketing & Special Projects Managerjkronick@lincolnsquarebid.org

Christie KlimaProgram Assistantcklima@lincolnsquarebid.org 

Elizabeth GrantOutreach and Visitor Services Coordinatoregrant@lincolnsquarebid.org