Working Together In Our Community


Social Security is dedicated to promoting public awareness about the programs we administer.

Public Affairs Specialists

If you are sponsoring an event and wish for Social Security to provide a presenter, materials or an information table, email one of our Public Affairs Specialists. We can help you free of charge!

Public Affairs Specialists
Location Contact Email
Manhattan, Staten Island, the Bronx, and Westchester  Odily Bonilla
Manhattan, Staten Island, the Bronx, and Westchester  Ravi Gopaul
Manhattan, Staten Island, the Bronx, and Westchester Vincent Scocozza
Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island Edna Suarez
Upstate New York (Buffalo) Ben Stump
New Jersey Jarita Walker
New Jersey Marcial Hernandez, Jr.
New Jersey Earth Nieves
Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands Victor A. Rodriguez

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