John Banks President Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), 2014, representing major commercial and residential owners and builders, real estate professionals.  Formerly ConEd 13 years. Early role in Koch Administration. Banks serves on the boards of the New…

Lynne Patton heads Region II of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, which oversees New York and New Jersey.  One of 10 regional administrators for HUD, with a $48.7 billion budget this year. She previously worked…

Secretary Ben Carson, Secretary Housing and Urban Development appointed 2017.  Author, former neurosurgeon.  Presidential candidate 2016 Republican primaries.  Past Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Maryland from 1984 until his retirement in 2013.  He became the…

Matthew Daus longest serving Commissioner /Chairman of the NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission (“TLC”) – and prior to that – TLC General Counsel, Giuliani.  20 years in NYC government: Commissioner – NYC Civil Service Commission; General Counsel – NYC…