Dean's Council

The Tisch School of the Arts' Dean's Council is a dedicated group of cultural authorities and business leaders who are passionate about the arts.

This group, many of whom are alumni, provides the dean and the school with the valuable counsel and annual support necessary to position the Tisch School of the Arts as the preeminent arts training institution in the world.

Andrew Tisch

Dean’s Council Chair, Chairman, Executive Committee Loews Corporation

Sara Berkowitz '08

Alan J. Bernon

Sequel Holdings L.P.  Founding Partner

Casey Box '09/'11

Executive Director, Land is Life
NYU Trustee

Colin Callender CBE

Producer, Playground

Iris Cantor

President, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation

Sharon Chang '95/'98

Managing Trustee, TTSL Charitable Foundation
Founder, Yoxi
NYU Trustee

H. Rodgin Cohen

Senior Chairman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Chris Columbus '80

1492 Pictures

Martha Coolidge '71


Billy Crystal '70/Hon. '16


Raymond T. Dalio

President & Chief Investment Office, Bridgewater Associates, Inc.

Clive Davis '53/Hon. '11

Chief Creative Officer, Sony Music Entertainment

Barry Diller

Chairman and Senior Executive, IAC/InterActive Corp.

Alphonse Fletcher

Founder and CEO, Fletcher Asset Management, Inc.

Mitchell Glatt '78/'80

President and CEO, Medaccept Inc.

Brian Grazer

Imagine Entertainment

Robert M. Greenberg

Founder & Chairman Emeritus, R/GA

Elizabeth Hemmerdinger '03

President, Providence Productions, LLC

Brian Kessler

Inventor, President SBL Venture Capital

Steve Kloves


Ang Lee '84/Hon. '01


Spike Lee '82/Hon. '98


Amanda Lipitz '02


Stefania Magidson

Founder & President, Blue Heron Foundation

Mark Magidson

Founder and CEO, Moldex

Jillian Manus '84

Managing Partner, Structure Capital

Laurence Mark '73

Laurence Mark Productions

Lorne Michaels


Gregorio Napoleone

Founder & Managing Partner, Stirling Square Capital Partners

Jack Rapke '74

Co-Founder, ImageMovers

Jane Rosenthal '77

Chairman and Partner, Tribeca Productions

Henry S. Schleiff

President and General Manager, Investigation Discovery

Martin Scorsese '64/'68/Hon.'92


Jay Stein '65

Chairman, Stein Mart, Inc.

Oliver Stone '71/Hon. '13

Director & Writer

Ram Sundaram

Retired Partner, Goldman Sachs & Co.

Ann Rubenstein Tisch

Broadcast Journalist

Jonathan Tisch

Chairman and CEO, Loews Hotels

Steve Tisch

Escape Artists Co.

Richard Vague

Casey Wasserman

Chairman & CEO, Wasserman

Chairperson & President, LA28 Olympic and Paralympic Games

George C. Wolfe '84

Producer, Color Mad Productions