Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced his first key appointments today.
Anthony Shorris, a senior executive at NYU Langone Medical Center who was
instrumental in restoring services there after Hurricane Sandy, will be the
First Deputy Mayor. Dominic Williams, who worked for Mr. de Blasio in the
Public Advocate's office and also for Service Employees International Union,
will be Mr. Shorris's Chief of Staff. Emma Wolfe, who was Deputy Campaign
Manager for Mr. de Blasio, will be Director of Intergovernmental Affairs.