Under the entrepreneurial leadership of Sharon Content, Children of Promise, NYC has evolved from a small community-based organization to a growing sustainable non-profit that has served more than 1,000 children and families impacted by incarceration. Prior to founding CPNYC, Sharon Content enjoyed a thriving career on Wall Street in a major Investment Bank before leaving the private sector to pursue her lifelong passions in youth development. She then worked for more than 12-years within the non-profit sector for various organizations focused on addressing the needs of youth residing in high crime, low-income neighborhoods. 

Sharon Content is a native New Yorker and respected alumni of Howard University. She brings her compelling vision, uncompromising leadership, and deep commitment to impact the lives of children residing in high needs communities.

Andrew Maloney, Esq., Board Chair, is an experienced litigator with proven success in all phases of litigation in the areas of commercial litigation, personal injury, and real estate foreclosure defense litigation. A former Small Claims Arbitrator and Contract Advisor (Agent) for the National Football League. He’s adept at business development while maintaining a high level of client satisfaction servicing the legal and business needs of several small business owners, accountants, jurists, attorneys, physicians, entrepreneurs and non-profit entities. He’s the founder of two law firms, including The Maloney Law Group PLLC where he serves as the principal attorney handling real estate, commercial litigation, trust and estates and personal injury actions. In 2014 and for 3 consecutive years to date, he has been the recipient of an Award from the National Trial Lawyers’ Association for being one of the Top 100 Black Trial Attorneys in the United States, as well as received several awards for outstanding service to the bar and community at large.

George Lino
Board Vice-Chair
Children’s Rescue Fund

Oma Holloway
Board Secretary
ADENA Consulting Group


Tiffany Nesbit  NYS Insurance Fund

Tiffany Nesbit
NYS Insurance Fund

Emily Matthews   NY Intl Arbitration Center

Emily Matthews
NY Intl Arbitration Center

Babatunde Akowe, Esq.   Department of Corrections

Babatunde Akowe, Esq.
Department of Corrections

Kenneth Shelton   NYC Campaign Finance Board

Kenneth Shelton
NYC Campaign Finance Board

Deydra Bringas   Columbia University

Deydra Bringas
Columbia University

Kumanan Ramanathan   Alvarez & Marsal

Kumanan Ramanathan
Alvarez & Marsal