Marc V. Shaw, Chair
Marc Shaw is Senior Advisor to CUNY’s Chancellor for Fiscal Policy, following four years (2010-2014) in which he served as Senior Vice Chancellor for Budget, Finance and Fiscal Policy. Prior to this, in 2009, he served as a Senior Advisor to Governor David Paterson. Before that, he was Executive Vice President for Strategic Planning at Extell Development Co. From 2002 to 2006, he was the First Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayor for Operations to Mayor Bloomberg. As First Deputy Mayor, Mr. Shaw served as the Chief Operating Officer for the City and as acting mayor whenever the mayor was out of town. In 1996, he was appointed by Gov. George Pataki to serve as the Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Mr. Shaw also served as the Budget Director for the New York City Office of Management and Budget under Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, responsible for developing the mayor’s executive budget and advising the mayor on all policy issues affecting the City’s fiscal stability and the effectiveness of its services. He was also responsible for the City’s four-year financial plans and its capital budget. He graduated magna cum laude from the State University College at Buffalo and received his MA degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.