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Sy Montgomery

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"Part Emily Dickinson, part Indiana Jones," as the Boston Globe has called her, Sy Montgomery has been chased by an angry silverback gorilla in Zaire and swum with piranhas and pink dolphins in the Amazon. To research her books, films and articles, she has worked in a pit swarming with 18,000 snakes in Canada and been hunted by a tiger in India. She has hiked the Altai Mountains of Mongolia's Gobi desert in search of snow leopards and penetrated the cloud forests of Papua New Guinea to radio collar tree kangaroos. No place is too far to go to bring animals' true stories to adults and children around...

John Sullivan

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John T. Sullivan, Jr.,

John T. Sullivan Jr. has had a wide and varied public career on the state, llocal and national level. His Most recent political endeavor involved serving as Upstate Coordinator for the Cuomo/Hochul campaign for Governor of NY. He was also Upstate director of Bill Samuels', a good government group for several months before joining the Cuomo campaign. He retired in 2009 as New York State's Deputy Medicaid Inspector General for Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs. He joined the OMIG office in 2008 after having served as Assistant Attorney General...