Aileen Gunther

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Aileen M. Gunther
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Member of the New York State Assembly
from the 100th district
Assumed office
November 2003
Preceded by Jacob E. "Jake" Gunther III[1]
Personal details
Born 1953/1954 (age 60–61)[2]
Orange County, New York[3]
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Jake Gunther[1]
Children three[1]
Residence Forestburgh, New York[1]
Profession registered nurse, politician
Website Official website

Aileen M. Gunther (born 1953/1954)[2] is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly representing the 98th district, which includes all of Sullivan County and parts of Orange County including the cities of Middletown, Orange County, New York and Port Jervis.

Gunther received a nursing degree from Orange County Community College.[3] She is a registered nurse with 29 years experience.[1]

She was first elected in 2003 in a special election to fill the vacancy created by the untimely death of her husband, Assemblyman Jacob E. "Jake" Gunther III.[2] She ran uncontested in the 2004, 2006, 2008, and 2010 general elections.[4][5][6][7][8][9]

Gunther lives in Forestburgh, where she and her husband raised their three children: Mary Alice, Jacob IV, and Caitlin.[1]

Election results[edit]

Aileen M. Gunther (DEM - WOR) ... 20,207
Alan J. Sorensen (REP - CON) ... 11,399
Aileen M. Gunther (DEM - WOR) ... 31,108
Aileen M. Gunther (DEM - CON) ... 22,625
Aileen M. Gunther (DEM - IND - CON) ... 22,625
Aileen M. Gunther (DEM - CON) ... 25,299


External links[edit]

New York Assembly
Preceded by
Jacob E. Gunther III
New York State Assembly, 98th District
November 2003 – December 31, 2012
Succeeded by
Ann G. Rabbitt
Preceded by
Frank K. Skartados
New York State Assembly, 100th District
January 1, 2013 – present