Ray is co-chair of the firm’s government relations practice.
Prior to joining the firm, he served five terms in the New York State Senate, representing Oneida, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties. As Oneida and St. Lawrence counties are home to a diverse array of public and private colleges and universities, Senator Meier worked with a number of institutions to fund and implement a variety of academic, research, and economic development projects.
Ray also served on the New York State Senate Higher Education Committee. Senator Meier’s government relations practice involves advising public and private organizations, including academic institutions, with matters before the Legislature and the Executive Branch of New York State Government.