Joint Legislative Budget Hearing - Public Protection
January 25, 2022
9:30 a.m.


Lawrence K. Marks
Chief Administrative Judge, New York State Office of Court Administration

Robert H. Tembeckjian
Administrator & Counsel, New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct

Jackie Bray
Commissioner, New York State Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services

Rossana Rosado
Commissioner, New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

Anthony Annucci
Acting Commissioner, New York State Department of Corrections & Community Supervision

Kevin P. Bruen
Acting Superintendent, New York State Division of State Policy

Angelo Riddick
CIO & Director, New York State Office of Information Technology Services

Laura Bierman
Executive Director, League of Women Voters

Patricia Warth
Director, New York State Office of Indigent Legal Services

Shayna L. Kessler
Senior Planner, Vera Institute of Justice

Karin Anderson Ponzer
Director, Neighbors Link Community Law Practice, Neighbors Link

Rachel Halperin
CEO, Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

Joan Gerhardt
Director of Public Policy and Advocacy, NYS Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Anthony Maund
Member, Katal Center/Treatment Not Jail Coalition/Communities Not Cages

Sebastian Doggart
Executive Director, Families Civil Liberties Union

Karen Murtagh
Executive Director, Prisoners’ Legal Services of New York

Theresa Grady
Community Leader, Release Aging People in Prison Campaign

Sirena Sharpe
Community Leader, Center for Community Alternatives

Nan Gibson
Executive Director, JP Morgan Chase Policy Center, JP Morgan Chase

Brian Zimmerman
Vice President, Assigned Counsel Association of NYS

Susan C. Bryant
Executive Director, New York State Defenders Association

Troy Caupain
PBA Secretary, Police Benevolent Association of New York State Law Enforcement

Timothy Dymond
President, NYS Police Investigators Association

Michael B. Powers
President, NYS Correctional Officers & Police Benevolent Association Inc. (NYSCOPBA)

J. Anthony Jordan # 1
President, District Attorneys Association of New York

J. Anthony Jordan # 2
President, District Attorneys Association of New York

J. Anthony Jordan #3
President, District Attorneys Association of New York

Imogene V. Jones
President, New York State Court Clerks Association

Elena Sassower
Director, Center for Judicial Accountability, Inc.

Written Testimony
Eric Kulleseid
Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

AAA Downstate Geographic Pay (Sardella)

AAA Staged Transfer of Parks Police Command and Control to Division of State Police

Brady United Against Gun Violence

Brennan Center

Center for American Progress

CDANY, Chief Defenders Association of NY

Center for Court Innovation

Citizens Union of the City of NY

Committee to Reform State Constitution

Common Justice

Clean Slate Initiative

Community Service Society

Empire Justice Center

Evan Davis
Committee to Reform the State Constitution

NYS Humane Association

The Legal Action Center

Modern Courts

NYS Bar Association

No Price on Justice Coalition



NYS Association of Health Care Providers

NYS Supreme Court Officers Association


NYS Alliance for Children with Special Needs


Project Guardianship

Reinvent Albany