Derek Gilchrist, Founding Director

Derek Gilchrist a graduate of the University of Vermont and received his law degree from New York Law. Derek is General Counsel of Manhattan based real estate developer Sedesco Inc. In this role, Derek oversees Sedesco’s day to day operations, handling everything from acquisitions and development to leasing and asset management. Active in civic and philanthropic affairs, he co-founded FCF with his friend Tucker Davis and is dedicated to helping find a cure for this rare disease. Derek is also on the board of Cross Cultural Care. Derek is married with two children, and lives in New York City.