Eleanor’s Legacy Staff

Brette McSweeney

Brette McSweeney

Executive Director of Eleanor’s Legacy

Brette McSweeney is the president of Eleanor’s Legacy, the only statewide organization in New York focused on recruiting, training, and funding pro-choice Democratic women candidates at the state and local level. She was a member of the New York Leadership Council for Hillary for America in 2016 and the deputy New York State director for women’s outreach in 2008. Brette is a graduate of Georgetown and Columbia.


Caileigh Scott

Caileigh Scott


Caileigh Scott serves as deputy at Eleanor’s Legacy. She has also worked on Families Belong Together, Stacey Abrams for Governor, and is a district ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Association. She was a Volunteer Lead at Hillary for America HQ in 2015-2016, and serves on the Young Leaders Council for US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s 2020 presidential campaign. Caileigh is also an actor, and holds a degree in Theatre from AMDA.

Baker Project Staff

Robin Brown

Baker Project Political Director

Jeff Guillot

Baker Project Communications Director

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Eleanor’s Legacy Board Officers

Donna Zaccaro


Hon. Judith Hope


Hon. Harriet Cornell

Chair Emerita

Deborah Sale

Vice Chair

Jenny Lam Low

Vice Chair

Suzy Ballantyne

Vice Chair

Jill Olonoff


Amy Solomon


All Eleanor's Legacy Board Members

Margo Alexander
Hon. Dorcey Applyrs
Maggie Austin
Suzy Ballantyne
Hon. Judi Bosworth
Hon. Gale Brewer
M. Tracey Brooks
Betsy Cohn
Hon. Harriet Cornell
Linara Davidson Greenidge
Rob Dyson
Mitchell Epner
Emily Giske
Randee Glazer

Hon. Bethaida Gonzalez
Hon. Kara Hahn
Gerry Harper
Hon. Judith Hope
Patti Kenner
Karen Persichilli Keogh
Rachel Lavine
Jenny Lam Low
Lynne Mahoney
Jill Olonoff
Hon. Crystal Peoples-Stokes
Rose Pierre-Louis
Judy Rapfogel

Pat Reilly
Christine Robbins
Hon. Martha Robertson
Stacey Rowland
Deborah Sale
Hon. Lee Seeman
Chung Seto
Amy Solomon
Deidre Sullivan
Risë Van Doosselaere
Randi Weingarten
Joanne Yepsen
Donna Zaccaro

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