28 Jan 2021

Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2021 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic Elementary & Secondary Education

Virtual Public Hearing | Zoom

9:30 AM Archived Video
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Opening Statements Testimony and Questions

1.      New York State Education Department  Betty A. Rosa, Interim Commissioner
2.      New York City Department of Education Richard A. Carranza, Chancellor                                                            
Panel A:     

3.      United Federation of Teachers - UFT     Michael Mulgrew   President
4.      New York State United Teachers - NYSUT    Andrew Pallotta   President
Panel B:

5.      Conference of Big 5 School Districts    Jennifer K. Pyle   Executive Director   
6.      Syracuse City School District   Jaime Alicea Superintendent
7.      Buffalo Public Schools  Will Keresztes Chief of Intergovernmental Affairs
8.      Rochester City School District   Dr. Lesli Myers-Small Superintendent   
9.      Yonkers Public Schools   Dr. Edwin Quezada  Superintendent                                                                                                                                       
Panel C:

10.  4201 Schools Association    Dr. Bernadette Kappen Co-Chair
11.  NY Association on Independent Living   Lindsay Miller  Executive Director  
12.  Advocates for Children of New York   Randi Levine   Policy Director
13.  Special Support Services  Amber Decker NYC Public School  
Panel D:

14.  Alliance for Quality Education   Jasmine Gripper  Executive Director
15.  StudentsFirstNY   Crystal McQueen-Taylor  Chief Advocacy Officer 
16.  NYS Community Schools Network  Alli Lidie Network Lead         
Panel E:    

17.  NYS Council of School Superintendents  Robert Lowry Deputy Director 
18.  Council of School Supervisors and Administrators   Mark Cannizzaro President 
19.  School Administrators Association of NYS :  Cynthia E. Gallagher Director of Government Relations 
20.  NYS School Boards Association   Brian C. Fessler Director of Gov’t Relations  
21.  ASBO New York :Brian S. Cechnicki  Executive Director       
Panel F:

22.  New York Charter School Association : Yomika Bennett  Executive Director 
23.  Charter Parent Council : Maria S Cruz Charter Parent 
24.  NYC Charter School Center James Merriman CEO
25.  Charter Parent Council of New York State   Sabrina Skelton Charter/ DOE Charter      
Panel G:

26.  New York Library Association  Briana McNamee Dir. Govt. Relations and Advocacy 
27.  Association of Public Broadcasting Stations of New York  Christopher Goeken Executive Director
Panel H:

28.  NY Association for Pupil Transportation  David F. Christopher Executive Director 
29.  NYS School Facilities Association Fred Koelbel Legislative Committee Co-Chair
30.  New York School Bus Contractors Association Corey Muirhead  President           
Panel I:

31.  Rural Schools Association of NYS  David A. Little, Esq.   Executive Director
32.  New York State Catholic Conference  James Cultrara Director of Education
33.  League of Women Voters of New York State  Marian Bott Education Finance Specialist                      
Panel J:

34.  Greater Rochester Parent Leadership Training Institute Kearstin Brown  Member Education Committee
35.  Lower Hudson Education Coalition    Karen Belanger Administrator
36.  Community Education Council District 15   Antonia Ferraro Martinelli CEC15 Co- Vise President


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