Michael Katz is a Senior Partner of Sterling Equities and the Co-Chief Executive Officer of Sterling American Funds, with responsibility for the day-to-day management of its real estate investments. He is a director on the Board of the New York Mets and serves as a Trustee of the Northwell Health System, Inc. He has been active in numerous civic and philanthropic organizations. His commitment to JCCA began in 1990 when he joined its Board of Trustees, and he has chaired and participated in many of its subcommittees, including Finance, Audit, and Strategic Planning. Mr. Katz was the honoree at JCCA’s 2014 Celebration of Hope Gala Benefit.