On Friday, Gov. Cuomo announced that he has appointed Jamie Rubin as his Director of State Operations and Frank Hoare as Deputy Secretary of Legislative Affairs.

Rubin previously served as Commissioner of Homes and Community Renewal. Jamie also served as Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery. He replaces Jim Malatras, who recently became ‎President of Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government.

Hoare previously served as General Counsel for the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services. He replaces Mark Weprin, who recently left the Administration for the private sector.