Joint Legislative Budget Hearing - Human Services
January 24, 2019
9:30 AM
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, Albany


Sheila J. Poole
Acting Commissioner, New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Barbara Guinn
Executive Deputy Commissioner, New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Services

Greg Olsen
Acting Director, New York State Office for the Aging

Beth Finkel
State Director, AARP NY

Gail Myers
Deputy Director, New York State Wide Senior Action Council

Ariel Savransky
Advocacy and Policy Advisor, UJA – Federation of New York

Connie Neal
Executive Director, NYS Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Ann Marie Maglione
Chairperson Legislative Committee, Association on Aging in New York

Laura Mascuch
Executive Director, Supportive Housing Network of NY

Dede Hill
Policy Director, Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy

Kathleen Brady-Stepien
Associate Executive Director, Council of Family and Child Caring Agencies (COFCCA)

David Ng
Government & External Relations Manager, Human Services Council

Kirby Hannan
Legislative Coordinator, N.Y.S. Veterans Council

Arthur Cody
Coordinator for Veterans Defense Program

Robert Horowitz
Trustee, Redlich Horwitz Foundation

Meredith Chimento
Executive Director, Early Care & Learning Council

Kelly Sturgis
Executive Director, NYS Network for Youth Success

Gerard Wallace, Esq. Director, NYS Kinship Navigator
Ryan Johnson, MSW Regional Coordinator

Camille Mackler
Director of Immigration Legal Policy, New York Immigration Coalition

Melissa Sklarz
Senior Govt. Affairs Strategist, SAGE

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

Timothy Hathaway
Executive Director, Prevent Child Abuse New York

Written Testimony
William Gettman
Chief Executive Officer, Northern Rivers Family of Services

Gail Myers
Deputy Director, NYStatewide Senior Action Council

Michael A. Lawler
Director of Catholic Charities, NYS Catholic Conference