Marcy Russo received her B.S. from The Wharton School of Business, J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and L.L.M. in Taxation from NYU School of Law. She began her career practicing tax law at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson and left to start a family. She currently serves on the Global Jewish Safety Net Committee at UJA-Federation of New York, the Grants Advisory Committee for The New York Women's Foundation, and the Advisory Board for the Cooperman College Scholars. She is also a docent at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.