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Advisory Board

An Advisory Board, comprised of the Albany Law School faculty and leaders from t​he public, private and non-profit sectors, assists the GLC's Director in charting future initiatives. The center draws upon the expertise of faculty from Albany Law School and other academic institutions who participate in a number of the center's projects and programs. 

    • Bartley J. Costello III '72 - Chair
    • M. Tracey Brooks '00 - Vice-Chair
    • Amy Kellogg '02 - Secretary
    • Stephen J. Acquario '98 - New York State Association of Counties
    • Ava Ayers - Government Law Center, Albany Law School
    • Brenda Baddam '17 - New York State Attorney General's Office, Litigation Bureau
    • Margot Bean - Deloitte Consulting 
    • Wade Beltramo - New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials
    • Mary Ann Berry '94 - GLC Government Lawyer in Residence, Albany Law School
    • Melissa Breger - Professor of Law, Albany Law School 
    • Patrick E. Brown - Brown & Weinraub
    • Michael Clarke - State of New York, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, 3rd Department
    • Hon. Peter G. Crummey '81 - National Alumni Association, Law Office of Peter G. Crummey
    • Leonard M. Cutler, Ph.D. - Siena College
    • Matt DeLaus, J.D. and M.P.A Candidate '23 - Government Law Center, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs
    • Michael Fallon - Director of Chamber Operations, New York State Senate
    • Scott N. Fein – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP
    • Mark Glaser '76 - Greenberg Traurig
    • Stephen B. Hanse '07 - New York State Health Facilities Association/New York State Center for Assisted Living
    • Kelly Hendricken '14 - State Univeristy of New York System Administration
    • Patrick Jordan '02 - General Counsel, Port of Albany
    • Jellisa Joseph '14 - New York State Senate
    • Kirsten E. Keefe - Senior Staff Attorney at the Empire Justice Center
    • Paul Kietzman '72 - Barclay Damon LLP
    • Gerard E. Maney - Girvin & Ferlazzo, PC
    • Matthew H. Mataraso '58 - Pitta Bishop Del Giorno & Giblin
    • Nancy Maurer - Professor of Law, Albany Law School
    • Robert D. McEvoy - Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy
    • Lori Ann Mithen-DeMasi '93 - Association of Towns of the State of New York
    • Robert Mujica '05 - New York State Division of the Budget
    • Joshua L. Oppenheimer '06 - Greenberg Traurig
    • Alejandra N. Paulino '02 - Secretary of the Senate, New York State Senate
    • Jared Pellerin '16 - National Alumni Association; City of Albany Assistant Corporation Counsel
    • Nic Rangel '12 - NYS Senate Counel's Office
    • Daren Rylewicz '96 - Civil Service Employees Association, Inc.
    • Karl Sleight - Harris Beach
    • Danielle H. Tangorre '10 - Robinson & Cole, LLP
    • George Weissman '79 - NYS Joint Commission on Public Ethics
    • Alicia Ouellette '94 - Dean, Albany Law School
    • Jeffrey M. Schanz, Ph.D. - Vice President for Institutional Advancement & Chief of Staff, Albany Law School
    • Debra Treyz '77 - Chair of the Board of Trustees, Albany Law School
    • Kenneth W. Bond
    • William E. Redmond '55