Edison Media Research is pleased to announce that Edison Executive Vice President Joe Lenski has been elected to be the Vice President and President-elect of the New York chapter of the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR). Lenski will begin serving as Vice President this summer and succeed president Anthony Salvanto (CBS News) in 2009 as the head of the New York chapter of the nation’s leading organization for public opinion and survey research professionals. Lenski has been an active contributor to AAPOR both nationally and with the local New York organization, the largest of AAPOR’s seven national chapters. Lenski leads Edison’s exit polling efforts, including the company’s work with the National Election Pool as the sole provider of exit polling data for the six major news networks and other subscribers. He is a globally recognized thought leader in the fields of exit polling and survey research, and one of the founders of Edison Media Research in 1994.