University at Albany

Rockefeller Institute to Train Future State Leaders

Contact: Mary Hunt (518) 442-5264

Albany N.Y. (February 21, 2012) -- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has launched the New New York Leaders Initiative to recruit talented young professionals and college students to serve in state government. The Rockefeller Institute of Government is collaborating with the administration to train those selected for the Initiative's Empire State Fellows program, intended to prepare future leaders for policymaking roles. Read the Governor’s news release.