Jeff Klein Hires Former Chief of Staff for Top Spot
ALBANY—The new State Senate has gotten off to a slow start legislatively, with many Democrats focused on working out the details of being in the majority--which has included a small hiring spree.
The latest addition is Taryn Duffy, currently a vice president of the IGR IGR
insect growth regulator. Group affiliated with Mercury Public Affairs Those public information, command information, and community relations activities directed toward both the external and internal publics with interest in the Department of Defense. Also called PA. See also command information; community relations; public information. , who will become director of operations for Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein Klein , Melanie 1882-1960.
Austrian-born British psychoanalyst who first introduced play therapy and was the first to use psychoanalysis to treat young children. .
Duffy previously worked as Klein's chief of staff, and joined Mercury after running his 2006 re-election campaign. She has also worked for Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Sheldon Silver (born February 13, 1944) is a politician and member of the Democratic Party, currently serving as Speaker of New York State Assembly. Personal life
An Orthodox Jew of eastern European descent, Silver has lived all his life on Manhattan's Lower East Side. .
Klein's spokeswoman Alexis Grenell said Duffy will be "primarily Albany-based." Chief of staff Adam Haight will stay on, Grenell said.
Duffy's new salary was not immediately available.