KENNETH J. POKALSKY

Ken PokalskyVice President of Government Affairs

Ken is responsible for management of The Business Council's government affairs staff and the Council’s overall legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts; he is also directly responsible for the Council’s lobbying on economic development and taxation issues.  He has served on numerous state advisory panels, and is currently a member of the state’s Business Taxpayer Advisory Committee.  Ken has been with The Business Council since 1982. He is a graduate of the SUNY Albany Graduate School of Public Affairs (MPA '83) and SUNY at Brockport (BA in Political Science, '80).

Liaison with: Empire State Development Corporation and the Department of Taxation.