Meet Our Team!

Macy Stockton | HNYC Executive Director |

A native of Monroe, Louisiana, Macy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Centenary College of Louisiana and her Masters of Social Work degree from Fordham University. With former experience at Advocates for Children of New York and Options Center at Goddard Riverside, Macy is excited to lead HNYC in the next phases of regional growth. Additionally, Macy currently serves as an adjunct professor at Fordham University’s Graduate School of Social Service, and resides in Brooklyn with her husband and son. Macy’s career has been dedicated to ensuring that all students in New York City have equitable access to education.


Emily Pritzl | Regional Program Coordinator | 

Emily began her career with Horizons as an AmeriCorps VISTA in 2019 at Horizons Brooklyn. Since then, she has renewed her service as a VISTA and expanded her capabilities to include assisting with the expansion into a regional affiliate. Emily received her B.S. in Political Science and Philosophy from Edgewood College, in Madison, Wisconsin. Emily's mother is a teacher, and after growing up closely to the education system, Emily has remained passionate about civil and human rights, creating a more equitable society, and taking part in activities that create change. 

Learn more about AmeriCorps by going to, and read more about AmeriCorps service in New York here. You can also serve as an AmeriCorps VISTA with any affiliate Horizons program within our network! Check out national openings at


Jane Stoddard Williams Board Chair, 2021-current | Former Board Chair of Horizons National and Horizons NCCS


Michael Nill Board Vice Chair, 2021-current | Retired teacher and Headmaster


Joe Chan Treasurer, 2021-current | Senior Vice President, Real Estate and Property Management YMCA of Greater New York and Horizons alum


Amy Downer 2022-current | Community Volunteer and Horizons alumna


Carmen Fariña 2021-current | Retired Former Chancellor NYC Public Schools 


Robin J. Scheman 2022-current | Principal & Chief Administrative Officer at True North Management Group, Former Board Chair of Horizons at Rumson Country Day, and Former Horizons National Board Member


Lisa Schultz 2023-current | Former Board member of Horizons National and Horizons NCCS


Macy Stockton 2023-current | Executive Director, Horizons New York City


Learn more about our affiliate program teams at their program page below:

Horizons Brooklyn

Horizons at St. David’s