Charlie Ferrusi received his BS in Health Education from SUNY Brockport and his MPH in Community Health from New York University. Charlie is currently a Contract Manager at the NYS Department of Health AIDS Institute, in the LGBT Health Services Unit. Charlie is politically and socially involved in the Hudson Valley area. He serves as the President of the Columbia County Young Democrats and on the Board of Directors of the Hudson Pride Foundation. Additionally, Charlie coordinates the summer and fall CSA at the Fulton Stall Market in NYC. Recently, he was accepted into the 2017 cohort of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s HIV 360° Fellowship Program.