After serving in the administrations of Governors David Paterson and Andrew Cuomo, Peter Yacobellis currently works as the director of human resources and facilities for Amicus Therapeutics, which develops treatments and medicine for children living with extremely rare diseases. In his time working for the State of New York, Peter helped pass marriage equality and gun control legislation.


He also ran the New York rent stabilization office and the Hurricane Sandy command center. Before Amicus, Peter was Chief of Staff for the brand and marketing team at American Express – the group that, among other things, leads Small Business Saturday and Shop Small.