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Minna Elias is New York Chief of Staff and Counsel to Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, where she runs the Congresswoman's New York offices and oversees casework and constituent outreach. Additionally, she has advised the Congresswoman on a variety of issues including health care, transportation, strategies for developing the Second Avenue Subway, human rights, women's rights, education, environmental issues, and landmark and zoning issues. Ms. Elias has been a panel member three times for the annual Ellen P. Hermanson Memorial Symposium sponsored by Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert. She has also participated in continuing legal education (CLE) panels on the ERA and on tax matters. She has lectured frequently on health care, family/work balance and economic issues. Ms. Elias participated in task forces that resulted in the creation of new public schools, including Eleanor Roosevelt High School, PS 151 and PS 452, and was a member of Mayor Giuliani's Task Force on Governors Island. She is a member of the Advisory Board for ERA Coalition, a member of the Board of Directors of Hashomer Hatzair United States and a past co-chair of the New York County Lawyer's Association Women's Rights Committee.For almost eight years, Ms. Elias was an associate in the Corporate Department of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, where she specialized in mergers and acquisitions and securities law. Ms. Elias graduated from Radcliffe College/Harvard University and Cornell Law School. Ms. Elias is married to Amotz Barnoy and has two children, Talia and Oren.