7 BRONX WEEKLY January 13, 2019 www.BXTimes.com
Assemblywoman Fernandez’ Inagural Ceremony
Recently elected Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez was offi cially sworn-in at her Inaugural Ceremony on Saturday, January 5 at Jacobi Medical Center’s Rotunda.
Local elected offi cials; community, business and law enforcement leaders congratulated Fernandez and her family during the special occasion. Fernandez (3rd from l)
celebrated with (l-r) 83rd Assembly district male leader Kevin Riley, representing Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie; Assemblywoman Jessica Ramos; Councilman Gjonaj;
Ischia Bravo, Community Board 7 district manager; Councilman Torres, Deputy Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz.
Photo by Silvio Pacifi co
Fernandez took the oath of offi ce.
Senator Chuck Schumer surprised Fernandez at her inauguration.
(l-r) Assemblyman Victor Pichardo, Councilman Ritchie Torres and Assemblyman
Michael Benedetto came to support Assemblywoman Fernandez at her
Assemblyman Michael Blake
welcomed Fernandez to the
Councilman Mark Gjonaj joined Fernandez in celebrating the start
of her Assembly career.