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Executive Leadership Breakfast

Dr. Berenecea Johnson Eanes, president of York College, invites you to attend a virtual Executive Leadership Breakfast, co-sponsored by the "Queens Daily Eagle" and featuring New York’s Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul as keynote speaker for this Women’s History Month Breakfast. The Lieutenant Governor will bring us an update on the coronavirus pandemic on the first anniversary of the original shutdown/pause mandated by the governor. Ms. Darlene Rodriquez, Co-anchor of "Today in New York" on WNBC, will moderate.

March 22 at 9:00 am

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul (HOH-kul)

Keynote speaker

New York’s Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul began her career in public service on her local Town Board before serving as Erie County Clerk, and then as a member of Congress for New York’s 26th Congressional District. Since 2015, she has served as the highest-ranking woman elected official in New York State government. Lieutenant Governor Hochul has successfully spearheaded numerous initiatives and leads the administration’s economic development and job creation efforts across the state, working every day to advocate for policies that help all New Yorkers make ends meet.

Darlene Rodriguez, Anchor

Darlene Rodriguez, Anchor


One of New York’s best-known local broadcast journalists, Darlene Rodriguez is a multiple Emmy® Award winner with deep roots in our local community.  She has been trusted by NBC 4 New York viewers for more than two decades for her knowledge, expertise and professionalism.  For the past 15 years and continuing through today, Rodriguez serves as the Co-Anchor of Today in New York, airing every weekday between 4 AM and 7 AM. 

About the ELB

The York College Executive Leadership Breakfast Series was founded in 2005 in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Previous speakers have included David Neeleman, founder and ex-CEO of Jet Blue Airways; William C. Thompson, former NYC Comptroller; former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, political strategist and York alumnus Hank Sheinkopf, NY1 news anchor Errol Louis,  Jonathan Mariner, former Major League Baseball CEO, and many others.