Government Relations Committee


Alex El Helou (Term 2022-2025)
Associate Director of Admissions (Operations & Technology)
SUNY Maritime College


Annie Stull (Term 2023-2026) 

Chief of Staff to the President
Keuka College


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Committee Members

Luis Barcelo - Pelham Memorial High School
Melissa Clarke - uAspire
Karen Archibee - SUNY Oswego
Danielle Insel - Urban Assembly Institute of Math and Science for Young Women
Jackie Mandart - Vassar College
Estrella Redondo - CUNY
Danny Robinson - SUNY Maritime College
Thomas Shea - New York Institute of Technology
Peggy Yannas - Pegasus Educational Advisors

LaKisha Williams - Goddard Riverside / #DegreesNYC

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The charge of the Government Relations Committee is to support NYSACAC in promoting access and equity in post-secondary education through participation in legislative activities. Members must be knowledgeable regarding such issues and must educate the organization as well as communicate the importance of being proactive in this arena. A summary of co-chair responsibilities is listed in the NYSACAC Policies and Procedures Manual.