Stamford, CT July 25, 2017. The Center of Hope (Haiti), Inc. is pleased to announce that Paul G. Cellupica has been elected to its Board of Directors. "Paul has been a part of the COHH family for a number of years” said Emmanuel St. Juste, Chairman of COHH. “We are pleased that he will be joining us at the Board level.” “Paul is a strategic thinker and will be very helpful to the Board in its strategic planning,” said James L. Lipscomb, Chair of the COHH Advisory Board. “Paul has a tract record with COHH,” said Julie Atkinson, Executive Director of the Center of Hope (Haiti), Inc. “Paul knows our team, and our challenges. I am delighted that he will be joining us.” “COHH is a unique organization that started as an idea and is now a robust NGO in Haiti focused on providing a home and a school for the poorest of poor children in Hinche, Haiti,” says Paul. “I am honored to join the team to make a positive difference in the lives of those children.”
Paul G. Cellupica is the Managing Director and General Counsel for Securities Law at TIAA, where he is responsible for securities regulatory issues impacting the company’s products and distribution. From 2004 through 2014 he worked in the Law Department of MetLife, Inc. in various senior roles, including as Chief Counsel for the Americas, where had responsibility for legal support of MetLife’s insurance and financial services businesses in the U.S. and Latin America.
Between 1996 and 2004, Mr. Cellupica served at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a number of capacities in the Division of Investment Management and the Division of Enforement, including as Assistant Director in the Division of Investment Management from 2001 to 2004. Before joining the SEC, Mr. Cellupica practiced at the law firm of Caplin & Drysdale in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Cellupica is a frequent speaker on securities law and compliance issues and is a member of the Committee on Investment Management Regulation of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and the Advisory Board of the Rutgers Law School Center for Corporate Law and Governance. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Opening Act, a non-profit organization that provides after-school theater programs to students at under-served New York City public high schools.
Mr. Cellupica has a B.A. magna cum laude from Harvard College and a J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School, and was a law clerk for Judge David Nelson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He is admitted to practice in New York and the District of Columbia, and resides in New York City.