Mayor Announces Appointment of Chris Nolin as Deputy Mayor

Mayor Announces Appointment of Chris Nolin as Deputy Mayor

TROY, NY (January 10, 2022) – Mayor Patrick Madden today announced the appointment of Christopher Nolin as Deputy Mayor. Mr. Nolin’s appointment is effective February 14, 2022.

Mayor Madden said, “I am thrilled to welcome Chris Nolin as our city’s next Deputy Mayor. During the last six years, we have seen the knowledge and professionalism that Chris brings to his various roles in the public and private sector. His experience in managing complex issues and organizations will be critical to this new role. He is the right choice to serve as Deputy Mayor and deliver for the residents of Troy.”

“I am humbled to serve the residents and businesses of Troy as Deputy Mayor,” said Chris Nolin. “The progress achieved during the last six years under Mayor Madden’s leadership has been transformational, and I am excited about this opportunity to continue moving Troy forward.”

Chris brings 18 years of experience working with state and local government. Currently, he serves as the Director of Community and State Relations at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, where he manages the state government and community relations effort for the university. His work involves coordinating and enhancing partnerships with local community groups, local governments, and regional development agencies. Chris also served as lead staff member for the Troy Redevelopment Foundation, during which he directed the organization’s contributions to fund projects that support economic redevelopment, neighborhood quality of life, youth services, and workforce development programs.

Chris is an active member of the Troy community through his involvement and service on various boards and organizations, including the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute LGBTQ Mentoring Program, the Troy Cultural Alliance, and advisory group member for the City of Troy Comprehensive Plan.


Press Contact:
John Salka, Communications Director
[email protected] / (518) 279-7131

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