Founder’s Circle


The Founder’s Circle is a dynamic and enduring testament to Rob Fersh’s pioneering vision and leadership in FOUNDING Convergence to bridge divides and solve our country’s most intractable problems. Through the counsel, networks, and financial support of its members, the Founder’s Circle provides entrepreneurial zeal and energy for pursuing Convergence’s next horizon, including helping lead the organization toward sustainable increases in awareness and impact.

Founder’s Circle Members

  • Rich Alper
  • Hal Belodoff
  • Neil Bradley
  • Rob Fersh (honorary)
  • Michael Friedland
  • David Friedman
  • Tom Higbie
  • John Jacob
  • Steve Kayman
  • Howard Konar
  • Rich Korn
  • Paulette Meyer
  • Jean Molino
  • David Ross
  • Howard Rossman
  • Tim Schantz
  • Mary Jo Schuler
  • Riaz Siddiqi
  • Richard Slifka
  • Jeff Weisglass
  • Mark Zitter

If you are interested in learning more about the Founder’s Circle, please email Dusie Cassata at