The New Covenant Community Development Corporation proudly present the members of the organization’s Board of Directors below:
Joseph A.Alexander – President
The Most Reverend (Archbishop) Dr. Joseph A. Alexander is the Founder and Presiding Bishop of a network of influential Christian organizations in the United States and abroad. Archbishop Alexander founded the New Covenant Christian School system that has three campuses in the Bronx and provides educational programs for children from Preschool through High School. Archbishop Alexander is also the Founder of New Covenant Dominion Credit Union as well as Ambassadors College of Ministries and Theological Seminary.
Jim Kusi – Vice President
Jim Kusi has been working as an Engineer for over 31 years having built schools for the City of New York. Mr. Kusi has mentored High School students through Eagle Academy, an All Boys school started by the One Hundred Black Men of New York. He is an Elder at New Covenant Christian Ministry and the President of the Men Fellowship at New Covenant Dominion Church.
Rey Allen – Ass. Vice President
Rey Allen is the Founder and Artistic Director of Theatre International, Inc. He is an Adjunct Professor at Boricua College and serves on a number of Boards thoughout New York such as Member of the Board Of Trustees of Harriet Tubman Charter School, Board Member Of Community Board #3 in The Bronx and is also on the Board of Black United Leadership of the Bronx (B.U.L.B.).
Austine Iyamu – Secretary
Mr Austine Iyamu has a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Vocational Education and an Associate Degree in Computer Information Management. He is currently enrolled in an MBA program at Ashford College in Norcross, Georgia. Previously, he had worked with the Board of Education in New York City. He is an ordained Deacon at New Covenant Christian Ministries.
Levi Cleare, Jr – Member
Bishop Levi Cleare’s college education began with studies in Electrical Engineering. However; he soon developed a passion for the ministry and changed his vocation. He studied Pastoral Theology at Pennsacola Christian College in Florida and then transferred to Carver Bible College in Atlanta, Georgia. He completed his ministerial studies with a Masters degree in Ministry. He has served as a Pastor with New Covenant Christian Ministries for over twenty years, and was ordained into the office of a Bishop in June 2013.
Rachel MaCarthy – Member
Rachel Macarthy provides financial expertise at New Covenant Dominion Federal Credit Union where she is an Assistant Manager as well as at New Covenant Ministries Worldwide where she is the Financial Officer /General Administrator. A graduate of Howard University in Washington, D.C. She previously worked at J. P. Morgan Chase & Company.
Rosemary Porbeni – Member
Apostle Rosemary Porbeni is an anointed, appointed, dynamic deliverer of the word of God. Apostle Rosemary Porbeni has been called by God to teach and preach the life changing Word of God. She is the Founder and Senior Pastor of God’s Intervention Center, a supremely blessed Ministry of God based in the Bronx. Prior to accepting God’s call to become a full time Minister of His Word, Apostle Porbeni worked for many years as a Director of Nursing at Downstate Hospital Center in New York.