De Blasio Appoints Human Resources and Immigrant Affairs Commissioners

Bill de Blasio unveiling his latest appointments this afternoon.
Bill de Blasio unveiling his latest appointments this afternoon.

Steve Banks, the chief attorney at the Legal Aid Society, has been appointed to lead the city’s Human Resources Administration, and Nisha Agarwal will serve as commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced this afternoon.

Mr. Banks has lead the organization, which provides free legal service, since 2004. Three years earlier, he ran unsuccessfully against Mr. de Blasio in a City Council race. Continue reading “De Blasio Appoints Human Resources and Immigrant Affairs Commissioners”