How We Can Help You Our Team Clients In The News Contact Us      
  Our Team:

Our dedicated and knowledgable leadership team has over 110 years of political, governmental, security, law enforcement, and financial experience combined.

President and Managing Director, Michael Balboni, and his team have both the expertise and strategic knowledge to understand and react to the most difficult problems that you might face in both government and business.

We will work with you to help you navigate your way through any government maze or business crisis that may otherwise hinder your progress. Our team of government experts, political strategists and communication managers offer a range of services that provide proven results and will help you attain your goals.

Hon. Michael A.L. Balboni, President & Managing Director  

Hon. Michael A.L. Balboni,
President & Managing Director

Former New York State Senator and Deputy Secretary of Public Safety under two New York State Governors, Michael Balboni is the President and Managing Director of RedLand Strategies, Inc., a consulting firm that provides the expertise, experience and contacts necessary to help companies and government agencies position themselves to get through a crisis, improve business performance, and maximize growth.

James Sherry  

James M. Sherry,
Senior Vice President


After 3 years of service as Deputy Commissioner for Downstate Operations at the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES), Mr. James M. Sherry joined the RedLand Strategies team in 2014 as Senior Vice President.

With over 23 years of service both in local and state government, Mr. Sherry brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experiences. Prior to his service as Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Sherry served as Acting Director for the Office of Homeland Security (OHS) after his time as Chief of Staff where he oversaw the office’s daily operations.

Joeseph Bruno  

Joseph Bruno,
Sr. Strategic Advisor, VP of Emergency Management

After 45 years of public service, former commissioner of the New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM), Joseph F. Bruno, joined the RedLand team in 2014 as the Vice President for Emergency Management and Senior Strategic Advisor.


Col. (ret.) Anthony B. Basile, United States Air Force

Strategic Consultant

Colonel Anthony Basile serves RedLand Strategies, Inc. as a strategic consultant to a variety of clients on issues related to aviation, safety, crisis management, and media relations.

In addition, Colonel Basile serves as Director of Operations for the Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance, Inc. (NUAIR).  A non-profit corporation, NUAIR leads a coalition of New York and Massachusetts aerospace industry and academic institutions, working together to establish a site for the testing and certification of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and the training of their operators.

W. Flynn  

William F. Flynn,
Strategic Security Advisor

William F. Flynn serves as a Strategic Security Advisor to RedLand Strategies and serves a variety of clients on issues related to Homeland Security and Infrastructure Security and Resilience. Prior to joining RedLand Strategies, Mr. Flynn was the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Office of Infrastructure Protection

Stephanie Balboni  

Stephanie Balboni,
Director of Operations

As Director of Operations, Stephanie Balboni oversees the firm's daily business operations by coordinating services, directing staff and facilitating the general management of the organization.  


Rachel  Demarest Gold  

Rachel Demarest Gold,
Legal Counsel

Rachel Demarest Gold was previously with the New York State Department of Labor where she served as Special Counsel and Deputy Commissioner for Legislation, Policy, and Federal Affairs.  

Business development
government access
Consulting Services
Crisis and Emergency Management
Crisis & Emergency
Risk Mitigation
Disaster Recovery
  For a confidential conversation, please call 212-643-2002 ·  

519 Eighth Avenue, 16th Floor New York, NY 10018-4578
Long Island, Manhattan, New York