Joint Legislative Public Hearing on
2017-2018 Executive Budget Proposal
Workforce Development
January 25, 2017
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, Albany


Lola Brabham
Executive Deputy Commissioner, New York State Department of Civil Service

Michael N. Volforte
Interim Director, New York State Governors Office of Employee Relations

Fran Turner
Director of Legislation & Political Action Committee, Civil Service Employees Association, Inc.

Wayne Spence
President, NYS Public Employees Federation

Barbara Zaron
President, NYS Management Confidential Employees

John McPadden
President, Retired Public Employees Association

Bruce Hamm
Director of Business Engagement, Manufacturers Association of Central NY

Melinda Mack
Executive Director, NY Association of Training and Employment Professionals

David Ng
Government & External Relations Manager, Human Services Council

Adam Prizio
Director of Government Affairs, The Center for Disability Rights

Kevin Stump
Northeast Director, Young Invincibles

Written Testimony
Mallory Nugent
Senior Policy Analyst, Fulfilling the promise of opportunity (FPWA)