Last week, Gov. Cuomo announced numerous administration appointments “to help advance [his] bold second term agenda.” (Read press release #1, press release #2, and press release #3.)

The high profile appointments are:

  • Bill Mulrow as Secretary to the Governor;
  • Alphonso David as Counsel to the Governor (effective April 1);
  • Andrew Kennedy as Deputy Director of State Operations;
  • John Maggiore as Director of Policy;
  • Katie Codey as Deputy Director of Policy;
  • Howard Zemsky as President and CEO of Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) and Commissioner of Economic Development; and
  • Bob Megna as Acting Executive Director of Thruway Authority.