Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Advisory Council

The Community Service Block Grant Advisory Council provides guidance and support in the administration of the Community Services Block Grant 

Community Services Block Grant Advisory Council
Council members consult with CSBG division staff and assist in the preparation of reports and development of the CSBG Application and Management Plan. The council advises the Secretary of State on strategies and activities that promote the elimination of poverty.


Council Members:
Gubernatorial Appointees Senate Appointees Assembly Appointees  
Ms. Margaret M. Evans
Schenectady, NY 12308
Ms. Patricia Cruz
Pittsford, NY 14534
Mr. Daniel Maskin
Oneonta, NY 13820-2552
Mr. David Hahn-Baker
Buffalo, NY  14216
Mr. Denis E. Wilson, Sr.
Fonda, NY 12068
Mr. Stuart M. Mitchell
Rochester, NY 14607
Mr. Michael Martin
Buffalo, NY 14207
Ms. Tina Zerbian
Salamanca, NY 14779
Mr. Charles Quinn
Cornwall on Hudson, NY 12520
Mr. Carlton Mitchell
Queens Village, NY 11429
Ms. Laura Rossman
Bath, NY 14810
Mr. Yves Vilus
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Commissioner Bill Chong
New York, NY 10007
Mr. Alan Jones, Chief Executive Officer
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Mr. Maurice A. Reid
Brooklyn, NY 11247-3219
Mr. Miguel Santos
Buffalo, NY 14901
Ms. Andrea Ogunwumi
Elmira, NY 14214