|Former General Counsel Howard Friedman|
We heard no announcement, but Howard Friedman has left the Department of Education and is no longer General Counsel to the Chancellor.
According to the NY Law Journal Friedman obtained his law degree in 1985 from Harvard Law School. Prior to his employment with the city, he worked as a staff attorney for the Legal Aid Society with its appeals bureau and, later, with its civil division working in Harlem.
The NYS Board of Regents has replaced Betty Rosa with Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr. Rosa resigned as Chancellor in August 2020 in order to become NY State Commissioner of Education.
|Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr.|
Board of Regents Elects Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr. as Chancellor