Senator Montgomery Touts NYS Democratic Conference Internship Program

Velmanette Montgomery

August 20, 2013

The New York State Democratic Conference Internship Program

This program offers a unique opportunity for interested students and recent graduates to gain valuable, real-world experience that can prepare them for careers in government and in government administration. This two-part Senate Session program, which begins in January and ends in June, allows qualifying students to work closely with Democratic Conference members and their staff to learn about the fundamentals of government operations, about themselves and professional paths that interest them. For more information, contact Program Director Zairita C. Penaherrera at

Senator Montgomery pictured with Jacquelyn C. Richards, who interned with the Senator in 2012 and 2013.