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New York Lottery Virtual Talent Search Yields Three New Draw Team Members

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Photo IMG 0037.JPG: From Left to Right: Gretchen Dizer of Buffalo; Makita Bond of Forest Hills, Queens and Jina Matthews of Baltimore, Maryland.

SCHENECTADY, NY (06/05/2008)(readMedia)-- New York Lottery Icon Yolanda Vega today introduced three new additions to the Lottery draw team today.

The three newcomers to share hosting responsibilities and public appearances with Yolonda Vega, Marissa Rodriguez, and Sara Pingel include the following: Makita Bond, a native of Forest Hills, Queens who most recently worked as a television host for a cable access music video show; Gretchen Dizer of Buffalo who recently returned from Ireland where she earned her Master’s Degree in Cultural Anthropology; and Jina Matthews, a promotions coordinator from Baltimore, Maryland who has already made the move to New York.