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Who was on the mayor's guest list?

Wondering exactly who attended the education summit on Friday at M&T Center?

Here's the full list:

- Sally Bachofer, assistant state education commissioner

- Bob Bennett, regent

- Crystal Boling-Barton, president of the administrators union

- Dan Boscarino, vice president of M&T

- Mark Czarnecki, president of M&T

- Jon Dandes, president of Rich Baseball Operations

- Patricia Elliott, member of District Parent Coordinating Council

- Robert Gioia, president of Oishei Foundation

- Lloyd Hargrave, longtime parent activist

- Ralph Hernandez, Board of Education president

- Chris Jacobs, Board of Education vice president for executive affairs

- Mary Ruth Kapsiak, Board of Education vice president for student achievement

- Don Ogilvie, superintendent of Erie 1 BOCES

- Sam Radford, vice president of District Parent Coordinating Council

- Phil Rumore, president of the teachers union

- Tom Vitale, treasurer of administrators union

- Kim Walek, secretary of District Parent Coordinating Council

- James Williams, superintendent

- Mary Pasciak

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