Deputy Commissioner to the New York City Department for the Aging, United States
Caryn B. Resnick was appointed as on August 26, 2002. Ms. Resnick has more than 25 years of experience and leadership in the field of aging. Prior to joining the New York City Department for the Aging, Ms. Resnick was the Executive Director of Family and Community Services Inc. (FCS) a not-for-profit organization providing a range of services to families and individuals of all ages and backgrounds including early childhood education, home health care, and mental health programs located in Eastchester, New York.
Ms. Resnick was the Executive Director of the Caring Community, a social service agency serving the elderly of Greenwich Village and Lower Manhattan from 1995 until September 2000. In addition, she served for fourteen years as Director of JPAC for Older Adults at the Jewish Association for Services for the Aged (JASA). She is a nationally recognized advocate on senior issues, serving as a delegate to the 1995 White House Conference on Aging as well as advisor to the New York State Assembly Committee on Aging.
Ms. Resnick received her M.S.W. from Columbia University School of Social Work and a Certificate in Not-for-Profit Management from the Columbia University School of Business in 1994.