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Constituent Services Hotline: 212-669-7250
Small Business Hotline: 212-669-4691

Staff Directory:

LaKeshia K. Battle, Constituent Services/Administration Assistant

America Canas
, Director of Constituent Services

Paula Caquias
, Senior Coordinator for 
Bronx Community Affairs & Organizing

Paul Costa
, Policy Associate

Jacob Day
Constituent Services Associate

Elba Feliciano
, Director of Administration

Sarah Figuereo
, Deputy Director of Constituent Services

Ben Furnas
, Senior Policy Associate

Warren Gardiner
, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs

Alejandra George
, Constituent Services Associate

Stefan Grybauskas
, Operations Assistant

Nico Gurian
Policy Associate

Jahmila Joseph
Deputy Chief of Staff

Eunice Ko
, Assistant to the Chief of Staff

Christina Levin
, Press Assistant

Tommy Lin
, Constituent Services Associate

Jeff Merritt
, Senior Advisor

Steven Newmark
, Counsel

Wiley Norvell
, Press Secretary
Phone: (212) 669-4813

Joan Oppedisano
, Director of Scheduling and Advance
Phone: (212) 669-2106

Cindy Anne Pascall
, Constituent Services Associate

Ursulina Ramirez, Senior Policy Advisor for Education, 
Social Welfare and Service Delivery

Pinny Ringel
Community Affairs Associate

Calvin RodmanAssistant to General Counsel

Edith Anne Sharp
, Senior Policy Associate

Jasbir Singh, Community Liaison

Lydon Sleeper
, Senior Policy Advisor

Mitch Thakran
Policy Associate

Sadye L. Vassil
, Lead Community Organizer

Ashlee Warren
Constituent Services Associate

Dominic Williams
Chief of Staff

Laurel Wright- Hinckson
Senior Press Officer


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