41. Alex Cohen
President, Amazin’ Mets Foundation, New York Mets
The co-owner of the New York Mets with her husband, Steven, Alex Cohen has taken on the power couple’s philanthropic initiatives. The leader of both the Amazin’ Mets Foundation and the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation, she has quickly become a top nonprofit leader in Queens. Under her leadership, the Amazin’ Mets Foundation has awarded over $4 million in grants. Among the projects funded: a new child care center in Woodside that offers mental health and substance abuse counseling to children, youth sports leagues, literacy programs in schools and programs to combat food insecurity.