Gerrard Bushell

Gerrard P. Bushell was appointed President & CEO of DASNY (Dormitory Authority) by New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo. Under Dr. Bushell’s leadership, DASNY became the nation’s number one issuer of municipal debt in 2015.Dr. Bushell comes to DASNY as an accomplished investment advisor in money management. He was a Senior Relationship Advisor in BNY Mellon's alternative investment management businesses. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Gerrard served as: Director in the Client and Partner Group at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), Managing Director in Business Development at Arden Asset Management, and the Head of Institutional Sales at the Legg Mason affiliate, ClearBridge Advisors.Dr. Bushell previously served as a key advisor to the former New York State Comptroller H. Carl McCall. A graduate of Columbia University, Dr. Bushell received a B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Sciences.