Joint Legislative Budget Hearing - Economic Development
February 12, 2019
9:30 AM
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, Albany


Howard Zemsky
Commissioner, President and CEO, New York State Department of Economic Development Empire State Development

RoAnn M. Destito
Commissioner, NY S Office of General Services

Ryan Silva
Executive Director, New York State Economic Development Council

Charles Bell
Programs Director, Consumer Reports

Eric Siy
Executive Director, The Fund for Lake George

Dr. Chris Thorncroft
Full Professor, Chair, Director, Department of Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences, Center of Excellence in Atmospheric & Environmental Prediction and Innovation, SUNY Albany

Edward Bartholomew
President and CEO, Warren County Economic Development Corporation

Mary Beth Labate
President, Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities

Melinda Mack
Executive Director, New York Association of Training and Employment Professionals

Randy Wolken
President and CEO, Manufacturer’s Association of Central New York

Paul Henry, CPA
The Bonadio Group

Adam Zaranko
President, New York Land Bank Association

Alex Camarda
Senior, Reinvent Albany

Dennis Duval
COO, Acreage New York

Written Testimony
Capital Area Urban League

Mark Dorr
President, NYS Hospitality and Tourism Association

Dr. Russell Kamer
SAM NY, Smart Approaches to Marijuana

Christina P. Orsi
Associate Vice President for Economic Development, University of Buffalo

Norma J. Nowak, PhD
Executive Director, NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences