Government and Community Relations

Government and Community Relations mission statement and organizational structure

Mission Statement

The Government and Community Relations department initiates and maintains York College’s relationship among local, state, and federal officials, community stakeholders, and the City University of New York (CUNY) to benefit students on and off campus.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Planning, developing and directing all aspects and phases of the college’s government relations and community engagement operations.
  • Advocates for the college and serves as the central point for those interested in developing a relationship with the college.
  • Provides periodic updates to legislative delegations on campus, in Albany, and Washington, DC.
  • Works collaboratively to establish strategic community partnerships and promotes civic engagements which are consistent with the college’s vision, mission, values, and goals.

The Director of the Office of Government and Community Relations also manages the Marketing and Communications department:

Organizational Structure

The Organizational Chart for the Department of Government and Community Relations

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