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Chairperson - Rick D. Chandler or his designee
Manufacturers' Representative - Robinson Hernandez
Owners' Representative - Robert Carver, Esq.
Tenants' Representative - Chuck DeLaney
Fire Department's Representative - Richard Roche
Public Member - Vacant
Public Member - Elliott Barowitz
Public Member - LeAnn Shelton, AIA, Esq.
Public Member - Daniel E. Schachter, Esq.
Executive Director/General Counsel - Helaine Balsam, Esq.
Deputy General Counsel - Martha Cruz, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel - Michael Atzlan, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel - Michael Bobick, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel - Cynthia Leveille, Esq.
Project Manager - Vacant
Public Information Officer - Michelle Shepherd
Paralegal - Vacant
Inspector - Sumeet Sood
Office Manager - Irma Rivera
Administrative Assistant - Tracy Rivers
Receptionist - Vacant
Loft Board Orders from 1996 to the present are now available online at the Center for New York City Law's Administrative Decision Web site.
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New York City Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development