Dean Ann Kirschner honored by City & State Magazine in the category of Public Service.

Ann Kirschner Credit David H. SnyderDean Ann Kirschner has been selected as a City & State Magazine Above and Beyond honoree in the category of Public Service.

City & State launched the Above & Beyond Awards: Honoring Women of Public and Civic Mind in 2012 to celebrate a diverse selection of women who take a leading role in the public and civic life of New York state. From the hundreds of nominations submitted each year by City & State‘s readers, the magazine selects 25 women across five categories: Business, Public Service, Media, Non-Profit, and Organized Labor.

Dean Kirschner will be honored among a distinguished group of women.  Selected 2014 Above and Beyond awardees include:  Denise Arbesu, Citi Commercial Bank; Ellen West, Google; Vilma Huertas, NYC Housing Authority; Emily Rafferty, Metropolitan Museum of Art; Laura Walker, New York Public Radio; Deborah Henley, Newsday;  Susan Birnbaum, NYC Police Foundation; Lorie Slutsky, New York Community Trust;  Jill Furillo, NYS Nurses Association.

City & State will celebrate 2014 awardees at a Gala on Monday, March 24th.  For more information about the Gala and awardees, visit: