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Cameron Loeb

President

Cameron Choi Loeb has been ardently involved with Only Make Believe since 2012; she has served as the Junior Board president from its formation in early 2017. Her volunteer work for OMB has included: Buddying with the children, and organizing/hosting numerous costume collectives where she leads volunteers through the process of making costumes for the kids which are instrumental in furthering part of OMB’s mission, facilitating the children’s active participation in their own entertainment .

After graduating from New York’s storied Bronx High School of Science, Cameron studied fashion design at London’s Central Saint Martins. She currently works as a costume designer for both feature films and television projects. In addition to her many U.S. credits (which include Saturday Night Live, HBO’s Girls, and Sleep No More), she has designed internationally for Arab X Factor, Lebanon, as well as for the infamous variety acts staged at The Box in London,.

Cameron currently resides and creates in her hometown of New York City, with her rescued dog (and soulmate) Buddy.

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Christina DiStefano

Secretary

Christina is the Associate Director of Emergency Services at NYU Langone Health. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Health & Societies from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Public Health in Healthcare Management from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.

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Juliana Lopez

Juliana is an arts professional working in NYC. Graduating from Skidmore College in 2014, Juliana studied Studio Art and Art History, experiencing firsthand the positive power of creative expression. Currently, Juliana works as a Project Manager at Artsy, a tech company focused on making art world accessible to anyone with an internet connection. Juliana is excited to bring her love of art and theater to OMB's Junior Board.

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Lee Ford

I am Boston native and a New York resident, working in creative advertising. I believe every child should experience the magic of simply being a child. I am excited to be a part of an orgnization, which makes that a reality for children in need. I am a representative of the PR committee and I am excited to spread OMB far and wide: @leeford_

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Rachel Johnson

Secretary

Rachel is the Administrative Director of programming for Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital of New York at NYU Langone Health where she supports development and implementation of key programs in quality, safety, and patient and family experience. Rachel holds a Masters in Health Administration and a Bachelors of Science in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University.

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Kyle Yoder

Vice President

Kyle Michael Yoder is an artist, educator, and advocate living in New York City. He holds a degree in Cognitive Science from Yale University, where he completed his thesis research on the psychology and neuroscience of performance and creativity. In addition to his career as a freelance actor, writer, director, and teaching artist, he is the proud Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Lyra Theater. Following the loss of his sister, Megan, he is writing a book about her life and building the Megan Marie Yoder Foundation for Sustainability to continue her work in promoting environmental and economic sustainability. Above all, he believes in the transformative power of words, of community, and of kindness.

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Dash Hammerstein

Dash Hammerstein is a prolific musician and composer based in NYC. As well as producing music for video content, he regularly plays live in the city. When he's not engaged in music he can be found biking, cooking and the occasional trip to the cinema.

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Kristen Perry

Kristen graduated from Bucknell University in 2013 with a degree in Business Management. She began her career in Finance at the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) as a part of their training program, working in both the Investment Banking Division and Fixed Income Sales & Trading. In 2015, Kristen joined Goldman Sachs and currently works on Structured Products Sales desk in Fixed Income Sales & Trading.

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Maggie Gremminger

Maggie Gremminger is thrilled to be a member of the OMB Junior Board. Originally from Kansas City, Maggie has embraced the opportunity to align with non-profits that match her passions. While she has participated in numerous theatrical & musical productions in, Maggie currently enjoys her current role on the marketing team of the health food brand, Hilary's. She believes that the kid inside each of us should call upon the power of imagination to better the world around us!

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Rachel Schwartz

Rachel Schwartz is an avid theatre fan and awards show aficionado living her dream everyday as the Manager, Special Projects at the American Theatre Wing, which is now celebrating its 100th year as one of the nation's leading arts non-profits. She graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Theatre Arts from Northeastern University and had an illness in childhood that resulted in several hospital stays, making the OMB mission doubly close to her heart. She is a born and raised native Queens resident, Stagedoor Manor alumna, lifelong Yorkie owner, and 1990s nostalgia guru.

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Carrie Rooke

Carrie is Senior Director of Operations in Network Integration at NYU Langone Health. She is responsible for managing quality performance for shared savings contracts through two clinically integrated physician networks. Carrie holds a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College, and a Masters of Public Health in Healthcare Management from Yale School of Public Health.

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Grace Hammerstein

Grace is a producer in post production in NYC. She is a Skidmore College graduate and has a passion for storytelling. Grace grew up with OMB and is excited to see how it will flourish in the hands of a younger generation!

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Lacy Karl

Events Coordinator

Lacy has been volunteering for Only Make Believe in multiple capacities since 2008. She owns and operates her own event planning company, The Party New York. She currently resides in Manhattan with her husband, Stephen. In her spare time she enjoys, travelling, cheering on The Mets, being a buddy for OMB, and spending time at her home in Greenport, New York.

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Molly Sinsheimer

Molly Sinsheimer joins the Only Make Believe junior board with a passion for the arts and a love of theater. Her past work at NBC, Second Stage Theater, Saratoga ArtsFest, and her time at Stagedoor Manor solidified the value she places on creativity. Currently, Molly works at Fueled, a mobile app design & development agency in SoHo. She is a project and accounts manager, helping first time startups and larger brands strategize and develop their digital presence.

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Carol Clayman

Carol got her start in the production industry at the tender age of 11, the study of which she continued to pursue throughout her schooling. Eventually, she earned a degree in Communications with a minor in International Studies from the University of South Florida in 2012. Currently, Carol supports the SVP of Marketing + Creative at NBCUniversal’s internal creative agency. She is excited to be a part of OMB as it involves two of her passions: theater and working with children. Carol also is a fitness enthusiast who loves to practice yoga, boxing, and anything cardio-heavy. You can find her eating her way through the city and petting every dog that walks by her on the street.