November 23rd, 2022 - Radio Interview of Dr Debbie Joffe Ellis by Mayor Richard William Thomas on his radio program titled "What Happened Here"!

  • Oct 17, 2022

The interview will be for 30 minutes or so, starting at 12.15pm Eastern Standard Time.

There are three ways people can listen to the show live, call in with questions, or post comments on social media:

1. (there is a listen live tab) 



The dial-in number is 914-636-0110 and listeners that desire to call in will be put through on the switchboard. 

More Information:

Richard William Thomas is a senior strategist, government, and communications leader who has worked closely with academia, economic development, energy, the environmental sector, and government. He has been a senior advisor for IBM, Microsoft, PWC, Crown CastleEntergy, Liberty Natural Gas, ARIS WIND and 10xBeta

He has built collaborations with think-tanks at Harvard’s Kennedy School of GovernmentWorld Economic ForumNew York University and collaborated with numerous environmental organizations. Having previously served in the administration of New York Governor David A. Patterson, he was co-chair of the energy committee for the governor’s Hudson Valley Sustainability Energy Plan and with the Economic Development Leadership Council for the Business Council of Westchester.

Working for a cross section of business focused issues and causes, he has earned frequent publication of messaging and content on editorial and opinion pages, via meetings with editorial boards and leveraging the voice of influential stakeholders. Key media he has worked with include New York Times, Newsday, Journal News, New York Post, Albany Times Union, Crain’s New York Business, Newark Star Ledger, Westchester-Fairfield County Business Journal, Huffington Post, BET, TheGrioAmsterdam News, and The Daily Mail.

Richard earned a bachelor’s and Executive MBA from The Stern School of Business at NYU and completed studies at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and the London School of Economics.