GJGNY Advisory Council

Ex-Officio Members

  • Doreen Harris, Acting President and CEO, NYSERDA (Chair)
  • Eric Gertler, Commissioner, New York State Department of Economic Development
  • Michael P. Hein, The Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
  • Thomas Falcone, CEO & CFO, The Long Island Power Authority
  • Basil Seggos, Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Rossana Rosado, Secretary of State
  • Gil C. Quiniones, President & CEO, The New York State Power Authority
  • Roberta Reardon, Commissioner, Department of Labor
  • RuthAnne Visnauskas, Commissioner, NYS Homes and Community Renewal

Appointed Members

Appointed Members represent the following organizations:

  • Constituency–Based Community
  • Consumer Advocates-Utility and Housing
  • Community Base Workforce Development
  • Union Building Trades
  • Home Performance Contractors
  • Large Scale Construction Contractors
  • Investment Market Experts
Name Organization

Doreen Harris

Acting President and CEO, NYSERDA (Chair)
Eric Gertler President and CEO of Empire State Development
Michael P. Hein Commissioner, New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
Thomas Falcone Chief Executive Officer, Long Island Power Authority
Basil Seggos Commissioner, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Rossana Rosado Secretary of State
Gil C. Quinines President and CEO, New York State Power Authority
Roberta Reardon Commissioner, Department of Labor
RuthAnne Visnauskas Commissioner and CEO, New York State Homes and Community Renewal
James Barry Service Employeees International Union 32BJ
Chuck Bell Consumers Union
Les Bluestone Blue Sea Construction
Tria Case City University of New York
Sammy Chu Suffolk County Department of Labor
Stephen Edel NYRenews
Kate Fish Adirondack North Country Association
Clarke Gocker People United for Sustainable Housing - Buffalo
Ross Gould Workforce Development Institute
Dave Hepinstall Association for Energy Affordability
Alan Hipps Housing Assistance Program of Essex County
David Johnson Laborers International Union of North America
Jennifer Keida Standard Insulation Co. Inc.
Jason Kuflik Green Street Power
Conrad Metcalf Building Performance Contractors Association
Jackson Morris Natural Resource Defense Council
Ellen Redmond International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Retired)
Hal Smith Home Energy Performance by Halco
Lisa Tyson Long Island Progressive Coalition
Michael Weisberg Hudon Valley Commercial Bank