Commissioner Ernsky is president of the financial services firm The Ernsky Group, which is located in Danbury and Naugatuck. She was vice president of sales for Forest Hills Financial Group of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, and served as Associate Managing Director with the Principal Financial Group. Ernsky has an extensive background in both internal and external sales but prides herself on the “relationship building” philosophy she incorporates on both the individual and business marketplace. In addition to her recent appointment to the PCSW, serves as a burgess for the town of Naugatuck, State Central chair representing the 15th district, and President- Elect for the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Previously she was a member of New York Women’s Agenda, American Association of University Women, Government Relations Executive chair for the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, a delegate for Amnesty International, a child’s rights advocate for Save the Children and an after- hours military case worker for the American Red Cross. She was appointed to the PCSW by House Minority Leader Lawrence Cafero.