Kimberly Jean-Pierre(Redirected from Kimberly Jean-Pierre (New York politician))
Kimberly Jean-Pierre is the Assembly member for the 11th District of the New York Assembly. She is a Democrat. The district includes portions of Suffolk County on Long Island, including Amityville, Copiague, Deer Park, East Farmingdale, Lindenhurst, North Amityville, North Babylon, North Lindenhurst, West Babylon, Wheatley Heights, and Wyandanch.
|Member of the New York Assembly from the 11th District|
|Assumed office |
January 1, 2015
|Preceded by||Robert Sweeney|
|Residence||Wheatley Heights, New York|
|Alma mater||Brooklyn College (B.A.)|
Stony Brook University (M.A.)
Life and careerEdit
Jean-Pierre is of Haitian-American descent. A former staffer for North Shore congressman Steve Israel, she graduated from Brooklyn College and later acquired a master's degree in public policy from Stony Brook University.
She resides in Wheatley Heights.
New York AssemblyEdit
In 2014, Assemblyman Robert Sweeney decided to retire, leaving the district open. Jean-Pierre announced her run, and easily attained the nomination before going to win the election with 58% of the vote.
- "Kimberly Jean-Pierre Wins State Assembly Seat". Lindenhurst Patch. 2014-11-05. Retrieved 2015-10-02.
| New York Assembly, 11th District