PEF Special ElectionMay 9, 2023 — Two Executive Board seats were filled in the April 2023 Special Election. Balloting is required for an additional contested seat, and a new election for the remaining seats will be run in July 2023, with a schedule underway. 

Barbara Coniglio was elected to Seat 101, representing members at SUNY Stony Brook. 

Jeanette Tyler was elected to Seat 295, representing members at the Office of Mental Health. 

Matthew Rolley, Joshua Chimene, and Angela Reh were certified for Seat 290, which represents members at the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities. 

Ballots for Seat 290 will be mailed on May 23, 2023, and must be returned no later than June 14, 2023. 

No candidates were certified for the remaining vacancies. Any nominees for those seats and any seats that become vacant will run in July 2023.  

The vacant seats are: 

    • Seat 1, Agriculture & Markets
    • Seat 15, Civil Service
    • Seat 90, Higher Education Services Corporation
    • Seat 104, SUNY Stony Brook
    • Seat 172, ITS
    • Seat 173, ITS
    • Seat 395, OMH/OPWDD
    • Seat 545, Political Subdivisions of NYS 

Petition information and deadlines will be posted at and emailed to members in the applicable constituencies later this summer.