About Dick Dadey
Dick Dadey, Citizens Union Executive Director, Citizens Union is a nonpartisan good government group dedicated to making democracy work for all New Yorkers. Dick Dadey is the executive director of Citizens Union, a citywide good government organization founded in 1897. Dadey served from 2001-2004 as the executive director of two parks-related organizations: City Parks Alliance, a national organization that works to strengthen city parks throughout the country and New Yorkers for Parks, a citywide parks advocacy organization. For seven years beginning in 1991, he served as the first executive director of the Empire State Pride Agenda, New York’s statewide gay and lesbian political organization which he helped found and build into one of the most powerful and effective organizations in New York’s political landscape. Before joining the Pride Agenda, Dadey served as the Development Director for the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C. http://www.citizensunion.