Mark Malizia serves as legislative program manager for personnel and joint programs.
Malizia, a former staffer for Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., has a background focused on appropriations and defense issues. Malizia comes from a background that commonly involved veteran issues as Long Island is home to one of the larger veteran populations in the United States.
Malizia has experience in local government and politics. For nearly four years, he served in the Suffolk County Legislature in New York working on environmental, public health, and community relations issues.
Malizia received a master of arts in political science from Fordham University, as well as a bachelor of arts in political science and history from the State University of New York at New Paltz.