Dean's Council

The Tisch School of the Arts' Dean's Council is a dedicated group of cultural authorities, business leaders, and alumni who are passionate about the arts.

This group provides the dean and the school with the valuable counsel and annual support necessary to position the Tisch School of the Arts as the preeminent arts training institution in the world.

Andrew Tisch

Dean’s Council Chair, Chairman, Executive Committee Loews Corporation

Alec Baldwin, '94/Hon. '10


Alan J. Bernon

Sequel Holdings L.P.  Founding Partner

Casey Box

Executive Director, Land is Life
NYU Trustee

Colin Callender CBE

Iris Cantor

President, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation

Sharon Chang '95/'98

Managing Trustee, TTSL Charitable Foundation
Founder, Yoxi
NYU Trustee

Alexandra M. Cohen

Steven A. & Alexandra M. Cohen Fdn., Inc.

H. Rodgin Cohen

Senior Chairman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Chris Columbus '80

1492 Pictures

Martha Coolidge '71


Billy Crystal '70


Raymond T. Dalio

President & Chief Investment Office, Bridgewater Associates, Inc.

Clive Davis '53/Hon. '11

Chief Creative Officer, Sony Music Entertainment

Barry Diller

Chairman and Senior Executive, IAC/InterActive Corp.

Alphonse Fletcher

Founder and CEO, Fletcher Asset Management, Inc.

Mitchell Glatt '78/'80

President and CEO, Medaccept Inc.

Brian Grazer

Imagine Entertainment

Elizabeth Hemmerdinger '03

President, Providence Productions, LLC

Maurice Kanbar


Brian Kessler

Inventor, President SBL Venture Capital

Steve Kloves


Ang Lee '84/Hon. '01


Spike Lee '82/Hon. '98


Margo Lion


Amanda Lipitz '02

NYU Trustee

Jillian Manus '84

Managing Partner, Structure Capital

Laurence Mark '73

Laurence Mark Productions

Lorne Michaels


Sidney Poitier Hon. '95


Jack Rapke '74

Co-Founder, ImageMovers

Dennis Riese '73

Chairman and CEO, The Riese Organization

Jane Rosenthal '77

Chairman and Partner, Tribeca Productions

Scott Rudin

Producer, Scott Rudin Productions

Henry S. Schleiff

President and General Manager, Investigation Discovery

Martin Scorsese '64/'68/Hon.'92


Jay Stein '65

Chairman, Stein Mart, Inc.

Oliver Stone '71/Hon. '13

Director & Writer

Ram Sundaram

Partner, Goldman Sachs & Co.

Ann Rubenstein Tisch

Broadcast Journalist

Jonathan Tisch

Chairman and CEO, Loews Hotels

Steve Tisch

Escape Artists Co.

Richard Vague

Casey Wasserman

Chairman & CEO, Wasserman Media Group

George C. Wolfe '84

Producer, Color Mad Productions