Rita Mancuso – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Rita Mancuso – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Rita Mancuso is a real property appraiser for the Town of Cortlandt, in Westchester County and has held the title for seven years. In her role she assists with the valuation of properties, houses and buildings. Rita is not new to Real Estate, though. She first got...
Council 66 E-Board convenes in-person again

Council 66 E-Board convenes in-person again

Almost two years ago––to the day––the last scheduled in-person Council 66 Executive Board meeting was cancelled due to the Pandemic. But on March 26, 2022, Council officers convened in-person under safer conditions to discuss matters that affect members of represented...
Tawanda Ciccone – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Tawanda Ciccone – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Tawanda Ciccone is the AFSCME 1635 Grievance/Recording Secretary and a City of Rochester employee who started as a 9-1-1 Telecommunicator in 1999, she then moved up to Police Dispatcher––a title that sends police and sheriff’s deputies to various locations from...
Weezy Landry – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Weezy Landry – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Louise “Weezy” Landry is a longtime City of Rochester resident and employee of the Rochester City School District. She started out as an account clerk typist in 1987 and after a few years began to get involved with her union, BENTE 2419.  “I had some colleagues...
Sharifa Prior – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Sharifa Prior – Council 66 Member Spotlight

Sharifa Aiyna Prior is a Rochester, NY native and a graduate of Temple University where she majored in Criminal Justice.  Growing up Sharifa wanted to be the first female black U.S. Supreme Court Justice–– to follow in the footsteps of Thurgood Marshall. At Temple she...