Our thanks to all the elected officials, individuals, family members and service providers who attended our 24th Annual Legislative Breakfast.
A special thanks to our speakers: Assemblyman Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Keynote Speaker,
Abiba Kindo, Associate Deputy Commissioner Regional Offices, OPWDD,
Jacquelyn Best, Director LIDD Regional Office, OPWDD,
Michael Buffa, LIFSSAC Chair, Alison Giangregorio, Parent, Roy Probeyahn, Parent.
Also our thanks to the FREE Ensemble for the fantastic entertainment and LIFSSAC Breakfast Committee for making this a wonderful and special day.
Elected Officials in attendance.
NYS Senator Majority Leader John J. Flanagan
NYS Senator Phil Boyle represented by Patty Walsh
NYS Senator Thomas Croci represented by Amanda Surver-Gonzalez
NYS Senator Carl Marcellino represented by Ellen Savino
Congresswoman Kathleen Rice represented by Summer Hill
Congressman Lee Zeldin represented by Ben Manachino
Assemblyman Al Graf
Assemblyman Michael Montesano represented by Jillian Smith
Assemblyman Edward Ra
Assemblyman Andrew Raia
Assemblyman Phillip R. Ramos represented by Arthur Tirmizi
Assemblyman Joseph Saladino
SC Executive Steve Bellone represented by Honorable Frank Krotschinsky, Director of the SC Office for People with Disabilities
SC Legislator Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory
SC Legislator Thomas Barraga represented by Susan Malone, Chief of Staff
SC Legislator Al Krupski represented by John Stype
NC Legislator Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves represented by Brian McGrath
NC Legislator Laura Curran represented by Tory Kaso
NC Commissioner of Mental Health James Dolan represented by Susan Wiegele
Town of Brookhaven Supervisor Ed Romaine
represented by Leah Jefferson, Deputy Commissioner of Housing and Human