He served as a strategic advisor on the Political team of Bloomberg 2020, focused on optimizing the campaign’s national co-chairs policy engagement and public advocacy. Duffy did not run for re-election in the last gubernatorial race, and was replaced by Kathy Hochul, former United States Representative from New York's 26th district. This could be one year -- easily, one year.". The State of New York does not imply approval of the listed destinations, warrant the accuracy of any information set out in those destinations, or endorse any opinions expressed therein. Richard Becker MD, has been appointed Deputy Secretary for Health and Human Services. He says doing less tests, in places like Florida, does not mean that there are less cases. He has worked with the Afya Foundation to raise public awareness for its humanitarian relief work by executing effective external outreach to key stakeholders. Julissa also previously served as Special Assistant to the Commissioner of the New York City Department of Youth and Community Development. Marquita Sanders has been appointed Assistant Secretary for Scheduling and Operations. -Asked if there will be an update on red zones soon, Cuomo says "yes, there probably will be," but does not give an exact date. She comes to New York after her role as National Director of Scheduling and Advance for Senator Cory Booker's Presidential Campaign. -Cuomo criticized the federal approach and the president's comments about testing. from the University of Delaware and a M.A. He has also served as spokesman on a successful state attorney general campaign and as Senior Vice President at the consulting firm Marathon Strategies, where he worked on four successful state ballot initiatives legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington, Maine, Maryland and Minnesota. Sanders has a decade of experience working on political races across the country, as well as the 2013 Inaugural Committee, the 2012 Democratic Convention. Previously, Mr. Silverman served as Vice President and Change Management Executive and before that as Vice President and Chief of Staff to the CIO at the Federal Reserve Bank. Prior to HSS, she was a Senior Policy Analyst for the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, and worked at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Saint Barnabas Medical Center. Previously, Ms. Gutierrez served as Deputy Director of Constituency Affairs for the Governor. "I thank Dani Lever for her extraordinary work on behalf of the people of New York State. -Cuomo says NY is partnering with The RealReal and dozens of NY fashion designers to launch "Mask Up," a campaign to benefit COVID-19 relief efforts and encourage everyone to wear masks. "At a time when government performance has never been more important, I am pleased to welcome these dedicated individuals who represent the best of their fields and bring a wealth of knowledge that will help New York build back better than before," Governor Cuomo said. And there's a Mask Up challenge, to post a selfie on Instagram with the hashtag #MaskUp, challenging 5 followers to do the same, with a message of why mask wearing is important. Dr. Becker was previously a Senior Managing Director at ToneyKorf Partners, a strategic advisory and interim management firm with a focus on complex or distressed healthcare situations. The chief of staff role is separate from the job of top aide to the governor, the position of secretary, held by Melissa DeRosa.