Kathy Hochul at the State of NY Women forum
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul at the State of NY Women forum. All photos by Jeff Coltin

On Thursday, May 25, City & State hosted the State of NY Women forum, bringing together over 250 elected officials, public sector leaders, nonprofit and business trailblazers from across the state.

Among the speakers were Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, Alicia Glen, New York City deputy mayor for housing and economic development, Superintendent of New York State Department of Financial Services Maria T. Vullo, Lorraine Grillo, President and CEO at NYC School Construction Authority and three panels featuring some of the most powerful women from across the state. Scroll below for a recap of the event.

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Sharon Greenberger at the State of NY Women forum
Sharon Greenberger, president and CEO of YMCA of Greater New York

Patty Trottenberg at the State of NY Women forum
New York City Department of Transportaion Commissioner Polly Trottenberger

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Lorraine Grillo at the State of NY Women forum
Lorraine Grillo, president and CEO at NYC School Construction Authority delivering the opening remarks.

Kathy Hochul at the State of NY Women forum

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State of NY Women forum

State of NY Women forum

State of NY Women forum

Maria T. Vullo at the State of NY Women forum
State Department of Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo delivers her keynote speech.

Alicia Glen at the State of NY Women forum
New York City Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen delivers her keynote speech.

Kathy Hochul at the State of NY Women forum
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul delivers her keynote speech.

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State of NY Women forum

View the full gallery of photos from the State of New York Women event, here.