GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (August 2023) – FCA, a leading health and human services not-for-profit organization on Long Island, recently named Magdalonie Paris-Campbell to its Board of Trustees. Paris-Campbell, the Director of External and Legislative Affairs for AT&T Services, Inc., is a well respected and highly visible community advocate with close ties to government officials and other Long Island leaders. In her position with AT&T she supports its Atlantic Region Public Safety Solutions by managing all External Affairs activities on Long Island, including working with local governments and the various Long Island communities.
“I couldn’t be more pleased to welcome Magdalonie to FCA’s Board of Trustees,” said FCA President and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey L. Reynolds, PhD. “As a person who readily connects with others in the community to resolve problems, develop partnerships and inspire action, Magdalonie will provide an important voice on the board.”
A results-oriented External Affairs leader, Paris-Campbell has been driving community engagement initiatives, supporting strategic public policy, and influencing legislative outcomes for more than 15 years. Prior to her current role, Paris-Campbell served as the Long Island Regional Director for U.S. Senator Kristen Gillibrand, District Director for State Senator Todd Kaminsky, and Chief of Staff for New York State Senator Ada L. Smith. Paris-Campbell’s work in the community has spanned regional issues affecting the environment, economic development, foreign affairs, immigration, military, health care, agriculture, telecommunications, technology, and education.
Her active volunteerism in the community includes being a founding member of Long Island’s first AfroFest. She also serves on the boards for the United Way Long Island, Long Island Association, Vision Long Island, and Long Island Software & Technology Network (LISTnet). Paris-Campbell has been recognized as a 2022 Premier Business Women Honoree by the Richner Business Network and featured in the Baldwin Herald. She was also named to the City and State 2021 & 2022 Long Island Power 100: The Most Influential Individuals in Nassau & Suffolk counties.
A former Child Protective Specialist (CPS) worker, Paris-Campbell holds a Master’s degree in Social Work Enterprise Administration from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She lives with her family in Baldwin Harbor, NY.
FCA is a not-for-profit agency helping more than 30,000 Long Islanders each year. For nearly 140 years, the organization has worked to protect and strengthen vulnerable children, seniors, families, and communities on Long Island.
FCA believes in the potential of Long Island – a place where no child, senior, family or community is left to struggle alone with barriers to health care, education, employment, or economic prosperity. Long Island continues to be one of the greatest places in the world to live and raise a family for many; FCA exists to ensure that be the case for all.
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