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December 22, 2010


DiNapoli Announces Staff Appointments

State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced he has appointed Cathy Calhoun as Deputy Comptroller for Intergovernmental Affairs and Shawn Thompson as Chief of Staff for the Office of the State Comptroller.

Calhoun previously served as Deputy Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs for Governor David A. Paterson. Prior to that, Calhoun worked as Regional Director for Central New York for U.S. Senator Hillary R. Clinton. The salary for her new position is $150,000.

Thompson has been Executive Director for the Office of the State Comptroller since January 2009. Prior to that, Thompson served as Deputy Secretary to the New York Senate Minority. Thompson's salary will be $152,000.



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