The Board announces the retirement on March 31, 2017, of its long-serving General Counsel, Wayne G. Hawley, and the appointment on April 3, 2017, of its new General Counsel, Ethan A. Carrier. Ethan is returning to the Board where he previously served as Deputy General Counsel and as an enforcement attorney. Prior to his City service, Ethan was an ethics attorney for the federal government at the U.S. Office of Government Ethics, the Department of Treasury, the Federal Election Commission, and the Office of White House Counsel. He earned his J.D. in 2005 from the University of Wisconsin and his B.A. in 2000 from St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland.
The Twenty-Third Annual Citywide Seminar on Ethics in New York City Government will be held on Friday, May 19th at New York Law School. As part of the seminar’s plenary session, the New York City Conflicts of Interest Board will present its fifteenth “Ethics in Government” Award. Nominations of individuals or agencies for the award may be sent to Alex Kipp, Director of Training and Education, COIB, 2 Lafayette Street, Rm. 1010, New York, NY 10007, or to email@example.com, no later than April 14th, 2017.
Executive Director Carolyn Miller on Inside City Hall
June 3rd, 2016
On Thursday, June 3rd, the Board's Executive Director, Carolyn Miller, had a sit-down with journalist Errol Louis onInside City Hall. Link to the 10-minute clip here.
Public Service Puzzler
Announcing the latest edition of the Public Service Puzzler, a contest brought to you by the City’s Conflicts of Interest Board! Spending just five minutes with the City’s Conflicts of Interest Law could win you prizes! Each month a new puzzle, question, or other activity will be brought to you by the Board’s Training and Education Unit. All you have to do is give five minutes of thoughtful consideration.
Training Video The Training & Education Unit has created an entertaining and informative video that covers the basic requirements of the Conflicts of Interest Law. The video has been broken into segments which can be viewed by clicking on the link to our "Multimedia" page below.