Advocacy

MetFDA members work with local and state officials to ensure member advocacy and representation.

Keeping You Well Informed

MetFDA endeavors to keep funeral directors, industry service providers, consumers, government agencies and the press well informed about topics concerning updated and new laws and procedures surrounding the funeral services industry.

MetFDA maintains a positive relationship with New York City government agencies including the NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (NYCDOH), Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME), and the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA).

 

Government Contacts

Local and State officials having questions about MetFDA policies and public affairs information should contact:

Robert Ruggiero, MetFDA Executive Director
  rob@metfda.org
  (800) 763-8332

 

Press Contacts

Members of the press having questions about MetFDA news and information should contact:

Robert Ruggiero, MetFDA Executive Director
  rob@metfda.org
  (800) 763-8332