Breadwinning & Caregiving Advisory Council

The Breadwinning & Caregiving Advisory Council members help establish ambitious new program objectives, examine issue priorities, and advise sustainability practices to usher in a new era of workforce- and family-promoting policy solutions.

Current Council Members

Heidi Miller
Former President, JP Morgan International (chair)

Elin Bergithe
Consul General, Royal Norwegian Consulate General

Barbara Byrne
Vice Chairman, Investment Banking, Barclays

Jackie Daylor
Partner, KPMG

Linda Delaney
Founder, Delaney McKinney LLP

Gerri Elliott
‎Executive Vice President and Strategic Advisor, Juniper Networks

Beth Friedman
Philanthropic Leader

Arianna Huffington
Founder, The Huffington Post

Sheila Marcelo
Founder & CEO,

Meg McKinney
Founder, Delaney McKinney LLP

Brigid Schulte
Author and Journalist, The Washington Post

Christine Smith
Regional Managing Principal, Deloitte LLP

Andrew Solomon
Writer and Lecturer

Melvin White, Esq.
Berliner, Corcoran, & Rowe, LLP

Leah Joy Zell
Founder, Lizard Investors LLC

Benefits of the Breadwinning & Caregiving Advisory Council

Advisory Council Meetings: Regular communications and opportunities to engage with New America’s President Anne-Marie Slaughter, Breadwinners & Caregivers Program Director Liza Mundy, key leadership and board members.

The Core Club breakfast series: Our salon breakfasts held at The Core Club in New York City provide an opportunity to interact with policy-makers, business leaders, and some of the foremost thought leaders in the United States. Recent events have featured Steven Rattner, Chairman of Willett Advisors LLC and Eric Schmidt, Chairman of Google, Inc.

Opportunities to engage directly and substantively with New America’s Program Directors and Fellows.

Invitations to join the New America Annual Conference, receptions, briefings, salons, and breakfast events.

Reading Material: Regular updates of New America’s best commentary and briefs and complimentary copies of New America books and major publications.

Recognition on the New America website.