Men of Color
Driven by my desire to document lived experiences of men of color, my subjects discussed the need for inclusion, a strong work ethic and the ability to overcome racial stereotypes. Though their ranks have grown in the past year, the distinguished men featured in this series are unique in their personalities, upbringing, accomplishments and ambitions — enriching the City of New York as valued members of the administration but also important members of the African American Community.
These are the men of color at City Hall.
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Deputy Executive Director, Gracie Mansion
Chief of Staff, NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services
Brooklyn Community Coordinator, NYC Department of Education
Research Analyst, Mayor’s Public Engagement Unit
Associate Director of External Affairs
Community Coordinator, Mayor’s Office to Prevent Gun Violence
Mayor’s Office of Contract Services
Policy Analyst, Office of the First Deputy Mayor
Chief of Staff to the First Deputy Mayor
Policy Analyst, Office of the Counsel to the Mayor
Senior Analyst for Capacity Building and Oversight, Mayor’s Office of Contract Services
Marco A. Carrión
Commissioner, Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit
Communications Manager, NYC Service
Quality Assurance Specialist, Mayor’s Office of Environmental Remediation
Deputy Commissioner, Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit
Communications and Special Projects Coordinator, NYC Department of Veterans Services
Deputy Mayor Richard Buery
When people come to City Hall, or when they are standing outside protesting on the steps, they need to see that City government isn’t a distant and damaging force. They need to see women, people of color, and immigrants. You can’t begin to have the trust it takes to run a City unless people see themselves running the City.