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Appendix A: Project Participants


Lead partners

  • New York State Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER)
  • New York State Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO)
  • New York State Office for Technology (OFT)

Agency partners

  • NYS Department of Civil Service Project Lead: Michael Short
  • NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal - Project Lead: Audrey Dean
  • NYS Higher Education Services Corporation - Project Lead: William Beaudin
  • NYS Office of Cultural Education Project Leads: Kathleen De Mers, Diane Madrigal, and Michelle Arprey
  • NYS Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence - Project Lead: Lizette Rivera

Corporate partners

  • Hewlett Packard
  • MicroKnowledge
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Iceni Technology Ltd.
  • SyncROSoft Ltd. (<oXygen/> XML Editor)
  • Logictran

Expert presenters

  • Jennifer Kang – Webmaster - NYS Office of Children and Family Services
  • Steve Gold – Webmaster - Unified Court Systems, Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Courts Outside of New York City
  • Brenda Breslin, PMP – Director - Project Management Office, NYS Office for Technology
  • F. Michael Donovan - NYS Office of the CIO
  • Nancy Mulholland, PMP – Deputy Commissioner Information Technologies- NYS Workers’ Compensation Board
  • Dianna Pinto, PMP - Project Management Office, NYS Thruway Authority
  • Thomas Mackey - Assistant Professor, Department of Information Studies, College of Computing and Information, University at Albany
  • William R. Nimz – Senior Performance Consultant - Hewlett-Packard
  • Debi Orton – Manager Technology Services/Web Manager - Governor’s Office of Employee Relations
  • Michael Short - Department of Civil Service
  • Eleonora Morell - MicroKnowledge
  • Jon Bozak - Sun Microsystems
  • Tim Bray – Director of Web Technologies - Sun Microsystems