NYC Honorary Street Names


Pamela North Way (Manhattan)
Present name:None
Location:North corner of West 162nd Street and Edgecombe Avenue
Honoree: Pamela North (1951-2018) was an innovator in the fields of organization training and development. In 2006, she was commissioned to co-direct a four-week executive and management development program in Trinidad and Tobago for the government ministers responsible for implementing that nation's large-scale systems change program, Vision 2020. As the architect of large-scale intervention on talent retention for the Interpublic Group of advertising agencies, she was the Co-Director of the Or Dyne Global Virtual Teams Conference—one of the first virtual global conferences on the impact of virtual group work on collaboration in the virtual workplace. She was a long-time member and former Chair of Community Board 12. She had also served as Board Chairperson of the Morris-Jumel Mansion; as President of the Metropolitan chapter of Jack and Jill, for two terms during her children’s school years; and as Board Vice-Chair of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone. She was a founding member of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Trustee Multicultural Committee Initiative; and on many community advisory boards for NY Presbyterian Hospital. She was also the Chair of the Education Commission at Riverside Church and was on the Board of the 168th St. Armory Track Foundation. (Rodriguez)

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