Carolyn Spector, CHAIRMAN, TGCF

Carolyn Spector

Chairman of the Board (Interim), The Grace Children’s Foundation

Carolyn Spector is the newly appointed Executive Director of NextGenFace.Carolyn leads the daily operations of the Foundation including managing fundraising strategies, corporate/private donor relations, marketing and PR campaigns, events and financial operations. She supervises staff and serves as the main point of contact with the Board of Directors.

Carolyn has served as the Executive Director of several Not for Profit organizations in New York whose missions are to provide life saving and life altering surgery to children throughout the world. She has focused on working with patients with craniofacial conditions for the last five years.

Carolyn also served as Deputy Director of the Criminal Justice Division of Safe Horizon, the nation’s largest provider of services to victims of crime, where she was responsible for the daily operation of more than thirty crime victim programs located throughout the five boroughs.

Prior to moving to New York City, Carolyn held the position of Assistant District Attorney in the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She was also a Visiting Professor at Northeastern University’s Graduate School of Criminal Justice.

Carolyn has her Juris Doctorate from Boston University School of Law, a Masters in Science degree from Northeastern University’s Graduate School of Criminal Justice, as well as an LL.M. in criminal law and constitutional law from New York University Law School.

Carolyn is honored to accept the position of Interim Board Chair at The Grace Children’s Foundation where she has volunteered her expertise over the years. She is passionate about global pediatric healthcare and is excited to spearhead TGCF’s efforts to transform the delivery of care worldwide.