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Jeff Buffum, CFP®, ChFC®


Jeff Buffum started Angel Compass with the help of the Board of Directors in an effort to pool their collective network and increase the capacity to donate and make a difference. Professionally, Je...

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Paul Becht


Paul Becht is an audit partner in the New York regional offices of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP. Paul has more than fifteen years of experience in accounting and auditing both public and private...

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Jared Rubin

Chair of Technology Committee

Jared’s career is full of various software projects in which he was a key contributor, including a legal file sharing tool, a loan origination system and other automation systems. His main expertis...

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Gregory Knight

Chair of Marketing Committee

Greg Knight has been a board member of several successful charitable organizations and received a spotlight in LIME magazine for his philanthropic entrepreneurship. He was attracted to Angel Compas...

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Paul Gruber

Chair of Charity Committee

Paul Gruber has 37 years of experience in the investment and development ‎sector of real estate in the greater New York area. He helps his clients facili‎tate the growth of their businesses by find...

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Rebekah Flig

Co-Chair of Event Committee

Rebekah has +10 years of marketing and business development experience in the mortgage finance and CRE industries. In this capacity she has worked at real estate advisory firms and mortgage servici...

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Kathy Ellman

Co-Chair of Event Committee

Kathy Ellman has been involved in fundraising for non-for-profits for the past 15 years. In addition to working with organizations, she helped raise over one million dollars for two public schools...

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Ally Lipton

Co-Chair of Event Committee

Ally has 12 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist at New York Presbyterian Hospital, in addition to being the day of party coordinator for major events and parties in New York City. Ally...

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Dilip Pidikiti

Board Member

Dilip works in the financial services industry holding varies positions on Wall Street. He is actively participating in several charities and professorial organizations. He is also a entrepreneur w...

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Peter Pinto

Co-Chair of Marketing Committee

Peter has been a Board Member and supported several successful charitable organizations through the last 15 years.  Through his efforts has  helped raise over 1 MM dollars supporting these entities...

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Ryan McGreevy

Technology Committee Member

Ryan McGreevy is a UX Designer and Google Certified Specialist with focus on Search Engine Optimization serving both public and private clients. He helps to create the wireframes and structural des...

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Nikita Khalid

Committee Member

Nikita studied Psychology and Global Mediation at Baruch College in New York, primarily focusing on intercultural communication and it’s significant impact on the human psyche. She is the co-founde...

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Ryan Meyer

Committee Member

Ryan Meyer has over 5 years of experience as a financial planning professional. He recently earned his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation and is currently studying for the CFP. Ryan grew ...

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Hani Afif

Angel Compass Ambassador

Hani is the Vice President of IT, Facilities and Staff at GMA Accessories, dba. Capelli New York and has over 10 years' experience in the fashion, real estate and IT industries. Being an avid mount...

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Jeff Cassin

Corporate Governance

Jeff Cassin is a Counsel at Scarinci & Hollenbeck LLC. Jeff's practice primarily focuses on middle-market mergers and acquisitions (M&A), start-ups, financing and corporate governance matters. ...

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Rachelle Motter

Committee Member

Rachelle Motter is a licensed agent with an Economics Major and Finance Minor at McGill University in Montreal. She was born and raised in Montreal and has also lived in Florida and Mexico. She cur...

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Joshua Cohen

Committee Member

Joshua N. Cohen is a law partner at Cohen & Cohen, LLP. Joshua's practice primarily focuses on transactional real estate and entertainment law matters. Joshua drafts and negotiates legal documents ...