Mary E. Sullivan reelected as CSEA Statewide President

By The Civil Service Employees Association | February 16, 2024

Union leader voted in for second full four-year term beginning March 1, 2024

ALBANY, N.Y. (February 16, 2024) – CSEA (Civil Service Employees Association), one of the largest labor unions in New York State, announced that current President Mary E. Sullivan has been reelected as CSEA President.

In a voting process overseen by the American Arbitration Association (AAA), ballots submitted by CSEA members were counted on February 15, 2024 at the AAA Manhattan offices.

Sullivan’s next four-year term begins effective March 1, 2024 and will continue through Feb. 29, 2028.

“I am honored that the members of CSEA have placed their trust in me for another term as President,” said Sullivan. “It is no small responsibility. I would like to extend my deepest gratitude and assurance that I will continue to lead this great union as we all move forward together.”

Additionally, elections were held for the following CSEA statewide positions spanning the same four-year term as CSEA President. Those included with Sullivan’s successful slate include:

Executive Vice President: Ron Briggs
Statewide Secretary: Richard Bebo
Statewide Treasurer: Nicole Meeks

Biography for CSEA President Mary E. Sullivan:

About CSEA:

The Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) is one of the largest and most influential unions in New York and the United States. CSEA has more than 250,000 members and represents state, county, municipal, school district, childcare, and private sector employees. Formed in 1910, CSEA has improved the lives of hardworking New Yorkers for more than 100 years and is the largest affiliate of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). For more information, go to