Ryan Delgado serves as the Chief of Staff for the New York State AFL-CIO.
Mr. Delgado has more than 16 years of experience in governmental affairs, public relations, and legislative and labor issues. In 2012, City and State magazine named him to its list of “40 Under 40 Rising Stars.” He previously held positions at the New York State Public Employees Federation, Local 1102 RWDSU/UFCW and the NYC Central Labor Council (AFL-CIO).
Mr. Delgado has also has shown a commitment to fighting for injured workers. As a member of the Board of Citizens for the Extension of the Zadroga Act, Mr. Delgado helped extend federal legislation providing health and benefit programs to first responders and survivors of the September 11, 2001, attacks.
Mr. Delgado earned an MBA in organizational behavior and human resources management at Baruch College, and a BBA in marketing at Hofstra University.