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Finance & Administration

Finance & Administration

Senior Director of Finance and Administration

Laura-Ann Pafundi Senior Director of Finance and Administration lpafundi@includenyc.org Laura-Ann Pafundi is INCLUDEnyc’s Senior Director of Finance and Administration. Laura-Ann joins us most recently from the nonprofit Change Machine (formerly The Financial Clinic) where she was the Director of Finance and Operations. Prior to joining Change Machine, Laura-Ann was in the financial services industry both as a consultant and Chief of Staff and Chief Administrative Officer at Lehman Brothers/Barclays. A native of Brooklyn, Laura-Ann has her Bachelor’s from CUNY, Brooklyn, Master’s in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix, and a Human Resources Management Certificate from Cornell University.

Senior Manager of Talent and Administration

Shantele Coram Senior Manager of Talent and Administration scoram@INCLUDEnyc.org Shantele Coram is INCLUDEnyc’s Senior Manager of Talent and Administration. She brings extensive experience in human resources and operations from her prior nonprofit roles. Shantele has built her career around advocacy and prides herself on recruiting, hiring, training, and professionally developing those who directly serve and support the disability community. Shantele has her Bachelor’s in Pre-Law studies and a Master in Business Administration and Project Management. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Westchester.

Finance Manager

Eric Pease Finance Manager epease@INCLUDEnyc.org Eric comes to INCLUDEnyc with almost 10 years of nonprofit finance and accounting experience in New York City. He formerly was the Director of the Financial Management program at GMHC. He has been involved in the disability community since childhood, with parents who are strong advocates for children living with disabilities. Eric holds a B.S. in Finance and also is a certified American Red Cross CPR/AED instructor.

Administration Coordinator

Victoria Garwood Burton Administration Coordinator vgburton@INCLUDEnyc.org Vicky is in charge of personnel administration, including employee benefits and office vendor relationship management. She is the primary liaison to the finance team and provides administrative support to executive staff, development staff, and the board of directors, especially in the area of donor relations.