CEC Staff

Stathi Patseas

Stathi Patseas, Director of Communications, Intergovernmental Affairs & Digital Engagement, is a Brooklyn resident and committed public servant. Prior to joining the CEC, Stathi spent nearly three years at City Hall under the de Blasio Administration contributing in various roles, most recently as Communications Advisor to the Mayor's Chief Legal Counsel. His service to the City of New York also includes working as Assistant Director for Public Affairs & Community Relations at NYC Health+Hospitals/Bellevue. Stathi's career outside of New York includes years of grassroots organizing, messaging consulting, and managing campaigns for progressive candidates and causes across the country. Stathi earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Master's degree in Management from Georgetown University. He is a native Nebraskan, the son of Greek immigrants, and a proud dual-citizen.