Brette McSweeny

Brette McSweeny

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. She is on the board of WomenElect PAC. Brette is a graduate of Georgetown and Columbia.


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Eleanor’s Legacy Board Officers

Suzy Ballantyne

Vice President

Hon. Harriet Cornell


Hon. Judith Hope


Jenny Lam Low

Vice President

Jill Olonoff


Hon. Crystal Peoples

Vice President

Deborah Sale

Vice President

Amy Soloman

Assistant Secretary

All Eleanor's Legacy Board Members

Margo Alexander
Martha Baker
Suzy Ballantyne
Hon. Judi Bosworth
Lorna Brett Howard
Hon. Gale Brewer
Betsy Cohn
Hon. Harriet Cornell
Jamir Couch
Rob Dyson
Dr. Gail Furman
Hon. Bethaida Gonzalez

Kara Hahn
Gerry Harper
Hon. Ruth Hassell-Thompson
Hon. Judith Hope
Patti Kenner
Karen Persichilli Keogh
Jessica Loeser
Jenny Lam Low
Hon. M. Lynne Mahoney
Jill Olonoff
Hon. Crystal Peoples

Rose Pierre-Louis
Judy Rapfogel
Christine Robbins
Hon. Martha Robertson
Hon. Annette Robinson
Stacey Rowland
Deborah Sale
Hon. Lee Seeman
Chung Seto
Cynthia Shenker
Amy Solomon
Randi Weingarten
Donna Zaccaro Ullman

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