Joint Legislative Public Hearings On
2018-2019 Executive Budget Proposal
Higher Education
January 23, 2018
9:30 AM
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, Albany


Kristina M. Johnson
Chancellor, State University of New York

James B. Milliken
Chancellor, City University of New York

MaryEllen Elia
Commissioner, New York State Education Department

Elsa Magee
Executive Vice President, New York State Higher Education Services Corporation

Andrew Pallotta
NYSUT President, NYSUT

Frederick Kowal
President, United University Professions

Barbara Bowen
President, Professional Staff Congress

Mary Beth Labate
President, Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities – CICU

Smitha Varghese
Chairperson Board of Directors, New York Public Interest Research Group – NYPIRG

Donna Gurnett
President, Association of Proprietary Colleges

Samuel Rowser
Executive Director, On Point for College

Marc J. Cohen
President, SUNY Student Assembly

Francesca Royal
Vice Chair Fiscal Affairs, CUNY Student Assembly

Written Testimony
NYS Post Secondary Success Network

Georgi Ann Baily, CAE
Executive Director, The American Institute of Architects, NYS