Kathryn Wylde

President & CEO of the nonprofit Partnership for New York City

Kathryn Wylde is President & CEO of the nonprofit Partnership for New York City, the city’s business leadership organization. She joined the Partnership in 1982, serving as founding President & CEO of its major two affiliates, the New York City Investment Fund and the Housing Partnership. Under her leadership, the Partnership played a major role in the revitalization of the city and its neighborhoods. An internationally known expert in housing, economic development and urban policy, Wylde serves on a number of boards and advisory groups, including the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the New York State Commission to Modernize the Regulation of Financial Services, the Mayor’s Sustainability Advisory Board, NYC Economic Development Corporation, The Legal Aid Society, NYC Leadership Academy, the Research Alliance for NYC Public Schools, the Manhattan Institute, the Biomedical Research Alliance of New York, and the Special Commission on the Future of NYS Courts.