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Contact Office of Consumer Affairs (OCA)

Central Office Staff
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, New York 12229

Phone: (518) 473-6579
Fax: (518) 486-9687


  • Amanda Saake, Special Assistant to the Commissioner
  • Tony Trahan, Deputy Director, Office of Consumer Affairs
  • Elizabeth Breier, Deputy Director, Office of Consumer Affairs
  • Vacant, Administrative Assistant to Amanda Saake
  • Regina Shoen, Advocacy Specialist II
  • John Stenson, Family Affairs Specialist
  • Christopher Coyle, Family Affairs Specialist

Regional Advocacy Specialists (RAS):

Central Region

  • Jason Erwin (315) 426-3992

Hudson River

  • Vacant (845) 454-8229

Long Island

  • Cory Muraglio (631) 761-3766

New York City

  • Celia Brown (212) 330-6352
    Bronx, Queens
  • Digna Quinones (212) 330-6386
    Manhattan, Staten Island, Brooklyn

Western Region

  • Matthew Petitte, (716) 533-4075

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