Exciting news for New York heart health! We are pleased to welcome Brianna Durkee to the team as our new Government Relations Director. Brianna will lead our advocacy priorities across New York state and secure policy wins that support longer, healthier lives!
Brianna grew up in the Capital Region, in a small town right outside of Albany. She holds a B.A. in political science from Marist College and currently finishing her MPA also at Marist. During her undergraduate studies she worked at a local lobbying firm and realized her passion for policy work and advocacy. Prior to joining the AHA team, she worked at boutique lobbying firm in Albany for three years as a Legislative Analyst and Lobbyist specializing in Energy, Healthcare, Transportation and more. In her free time, she likes to spend time with family, travel, to and take time to enjoy nature.
Please join us in welcoming Brianna to the New York advocacy team!