On Friday, Gov. Cuomo announced the following Administration appointments:
- Jamie Malanowski as Senior Speechwriter for the Executive Chamber;
- Matthew Pennello as Special Assistant for Legislative Affairs;
- Melissa Quesada as Director of Latino Affairs;
- Mary Beth Woods as Executive Director of the Workers’ Compensation Board;
- Justin Bernbach as Chief Government Affairs & Community Relations Officer at the MTA;
- John Lockwood as Special Counsel to the Commissioner for Ethics, Risk and Compliance for the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS); and
- Peggy Rodriguez as the Governor’s Regional Representative for the Mohawk Valley.