Ninfa Segarra

Over forty-seven years of outstanding service and experience in municipal government, the not-for-profit and private sector. 

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENT:

Tenure in New York City government, not for profits and private sector;

  • Currently employed in St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx as Senior Vice President for Government & Community Affairs & Chief Diversity Officer 
  • Thirteen years employed at Tonio Burgos & Associates advising clients from Fortune 500 to community organizations, with a specialty in health care/human services and not for profits;
  • Served as Executive Director of NYC Police Museum with a focus on minority community interaction with the Department and honoring the 9/11 legacy;
  • Serviced as Deputy Mayor for Education & Human Services of the City of New York;
  • Served as a Member of the NYC Board of Education for 12 years;
  • Served as Trustee to Fashion Institute of Technology & St. Francis College;
  • Currently serving as Trustee to Metropolitan College of NY;
  • Currently serving as a Deacon on governance board of Primitive Christian Church and in the teaching ministry;
  • Currently serving on Board of Directors – SOMOS New York;
  • Recipient of awards and certificates from over 50 institutions, most recent 50over50/The Age Disrupters.

 

EDUCATION

B.A., New York University, 1973

J.D., New York Law School, 1982, Admitted 1st Department, June 1983

Honorary Degree of Doctor of Civil Law, Dowling College, 1999

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary – pursing a Masters in Urban Ministry