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Celebrating Black Leaders: A Conversation with Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn and Allison Lane, AIA

February 28, 2022 AIA New York State Season 2 Episode 1
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Celebrating Black Leaders: A Conversation with Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn and Allison Lane, AIA
Show Notes

e're closing out Black History Month celebrating the leadership of two of New York's strong Black voices.

Talisha is joined this month by Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn and Allison Lane, AIA.

Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn is the Assemblymember and State Committee Woman / District Leader for New York State’s 42nd Assembly District representing Flatbush, East Flatbush, Midwood and Ditmas Park in Brooklyn.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn is the first Haitian American woman elected in New York City and the first woman to chair the Majority County Party in Brooklyn.

Allison Lane, AIA, ASID, NOMA is a Project Manager and Architect at AECOM Buildings and Places in Manhattan. She is a licensed architect with a background in architecture, interior design and real estate development. 

With a commitment to designing for the wellness of humanity and promoting inclusive design opportunities for diverse individuals and projects, Allison is actively engaged in many equity and inclusion efforts at AECOM and various industry organizations.

She currently serves as the President-Elect of nycobaNOMA.