Just a few of the many Reveal Beauty volunteers.
ANna Doan - Founder & CEO
Anna has led Reveal Beauty’s mission since 2007, forging partnerships with safe houses like Restore and Safe Horizons, pioneering the launch of key programs such as Reveal NYC’s annual Valentine’s Day makeover event and monthly women’s workshops, and aggressively recruiting volunteers to support throughout the year. She is compelled by the power of a modern-day Cinderella story, where positive uplifting experiences can reinforce love and healing in a woman’s brokenness and process of regaining her life.
As the chair of Reveal NYC’s Board of Directors, Anna is responsible for supporting the leadership in ensuring the organization’s brand, values, programs and financial initiatives are aligned with the core vision and strategy. Outside of Reveal NYC, Anna holds a leadership role at a digital advertising agency.
Brooke badley - Executive Administrator
Brooke began volunteering with Reveal Beauty in 2016 where she served as an event host for Reveal’s Annual Makeover Event. In the summer of 2018, she joined the leadership team as she was inspired to help grow Reveal and fullfill its mission to love women survivors of domestic violence and sex trafficking.
Brooke currently works at an event management software company and has previously worked in the sports and entertainment industry with companies like Arizona Diamondbacks, AEG Presents and the New York Jets where she was a professional NFL cheerleader. She has a love for people and believes each and every one of us can make an impact at the local level. When getting to know Brooke, you can expect a warm conversation, a heart for travel and a passion for dance and the arts.
ALEX HONG - Board Member
Alex joined Reveal Beauty in 2007 by serving hors d'oeuvres at the first annual Valentine’s Day Makeover Event. Understanding the critical need for men to participate in the healing and renewal of women who have suffered abuse, he continued serving by creating an event security team and teaching self-defense workshops. Alex has been on the Board of Directors since 2016.
Alex also serves as a Deacon at Trinity Grace Church Chelsea, works as a System Administrator for NYC Health+Hospitals, and only takes half-face selfies.
STEVE Mcneilly- Director of Finance
Steve was first introduced to Reveal NYC when he served as security for their annual Valentine's Day makeover event in 2015. He was deeply moved by the impact made in just one day.
In his current role as , Steve is responsible for helping the organization steward its financial resources and ensure long-term sustainability. He is honored to have the opportunity to offer his professional guidance to Reveal Beauty and support the healing and restorative experiences it fosters for women.
Beyond Reveal Beauty, Steve runs his own financial planning firm, helping to educate, equip, and empower people to make smart financial decisions in alignment with their core values.
ELISE MACGUIDVIN - Director of Commercial Partnerships
Elise first got involved with Reveal in 2016, volunteering as a host for the makeover event. After experiencing the energy at the event, the following year, she wanted to get more involved, so she lended a hand in planning and securing donations on top of hosting again. Now, as the Director of Partnerships, she cannot be more excited to part of this amazing, dedicated team.
Outside of Reveal, Elise is an event planner for One Day University and travels across the country running events for ODU. Otherwise, you can find Elise eating her way around the best dessert spots in city, playing volleyball on the sand courts in Tribeca, or volunteering with the kids at TGC Chelsea.
DIANE LEE -Director of Marketing
Diane joined Reveal Beauty in 2018 and oversees the organization's marketing efforts. With two years of experience in strategy consulting, a lifelong interest in marketing (especially for good causes), and a heart for women across the world, Diane is very excited to be supporting Reveal Beauty as the organization expands within NYC and across the globe.
Hilliary beneventi - Design lead
Hilliary recently joined Reveal in 2018, and this year’s Makeover event will be her first ever event with Reveal! She is currently partnering with Reveal as a graphic designer and creative strategist, working on projects like the website, event signage, and social content. Outside of Reveal, Hilliary works as an Art Director at a small creative agency.
Vanessa morro - Director of Events
Vanessa was introduced to Reveal Beauty while searching for a organization where she could volunteer her time and skills in event management. She served as one of the planners for this year's annual Valentine's Day makeover event and was blown away by all of the volunteers and the immediate impact it made in survivor's lives. Shortly after she joined the Reveal Beauty team as their Event Director. She is extremely grateful and proud to be part of an organization whose goals are to empower woman through beauty and strength.
Outside of Reveal Beauty, Vanessa is the Events Production Manager of Lightbox, an event space in midtown NYC where art and technology collide in a digital world.