Skye Ernst

Skye is an experienced communications professional who brings expertise in New York City and New York State government to her role on the public affairs team.

Most recently, she worked for the New York State Governor’s Office of Motion Picture & Television Development helping to support and grow the film and television industry in New York State. Previously, she served as Press Officer in the Office of the New York City Comptroller developing communications strategies to enhance the financial health, integrity, and effectiveness of New York City government as well as initiatives to increase transparency and diversity across corporate boardrooms. Skye began her career at Empire State Development in public affairs, where she worked on expanding opportunities for minority and women-owned businesses, increasing representation and inclusion in New York State’s technology, media, and entertainment sectors, and planning foreign trade missions.

Born and raised in Rochester, NY, Skye graduated from the University of Rochester with a B.A. in International Relations.