Earlier this summer, Dr. Gail Mellow was appointed to the board of directors for the New York City Economic Development Corporation! The NYCEDC is the city’s primary economic development vehicle. A graduate of Jamestown Community College, SUNY Albany, and The George Washington University, she has been president of LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City since 2000. She's the co-author of Minding the Dream: The Process and Practice of the American Community College, published in 2014, and has been quoted in publications including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg BusinessWeek, and has appeared on national radio and television broadcasts on NPR, MSNBC, and PBS. We're incredibly excited to see yet another alumna making a difference. Congratulations on your appointment, Gail!