Breakthrough New York is pleased to welcome Gregory Gale to its Board of Directors. Mr. Gale is a partner in Squire Patton Boggs, LLP’s New York office.
“Breakthrough New York serves a vital function in helping some of our brightest students achieve their goals,” Mr. Gale says. “I am very excited to assist in and to help grow the efforts of this wonderful organization.”
“Greg has had an immediate impact on the organization and brings a range of valuable perspectives to our board, including his current professional expertise and previous board experience,” says Beth Onofry, Executive Director of Breakthrough New York. “We are delighted to partner with Greg in moving our organization forward to support more NYC students in achieving their goals of college graduation and career success.”
Mr. Gale has practiced corporate law for over 25 years and is a graduate of Michigan State University and the College of William and Mary. He is the proud father of two and lives in Darien, Connecticut. Mr. Gale’s prior board service includes Planned Parenthood, the Cleveland Metropolitan Zoo, and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
About Breakthrough New York
Breakthrough New York is a ten-year academic and social enrichment program that prepares students from low-income backgrounds to succeed in competitive high schools, colleges, and careers. The non-profit organization serves over 500 students from grades seven through college. Over 90% of Breakthrough students graduate from college each year.