Alan Maisel

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Alan Maisel
Member of the New York City Council from the 46th District
Assumed office
January 1, 2014
Preceded by Lewis A. Fidler
Constituency Brooklyn: Bergen Beach, Canarsie, Starrett City, Flatlands, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Gerritsen Beach, Sheepshead Bay, Madison
Member of the New York State Assembly from the 59th District
In office
February 28, 2006 – December 31, 2013
Preceded by Frank Seddio
Succeeded by vacant
Personal details
Born (1945-07-25) July 25, 1945 (age 69)[1]
Brooklyn, New York[1]
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Lynn[2]
Children two[2]
Residence Brooklyn, New York
Alma mater Long Island University[2]
Profession teacher, politician
Religion Jewish[3]
Website Official website

Alan N. Maisel[3] (born July 25, 1945)[1] represents District 59 in the New York State Assembly, which includes large portions of Southeast Brooklyn, including Marine Park, Bergen Beach, Gerritsen Beach, Mill Basin, Flatlands, and parts of Canarsie.

Prior to his election to the Assembly, Maisel served as a member of Community Board #18. Prior to that he served as an Administrative Assistant to Congressman Charles Schumer and Chief of Staff to Assemblyman Frank R. Seddio, who preceded him in office. He also served as the Assistant Director of the New York State Legislative Task Force on Reapportionment from 1972–1982.

He graduated from the Brooklyn Center of Long Island University with a B.A. in History and an M.A. in Urban Studies. He also holds an Advanced Certificate of Administration and Supervision in Education from Brooklyn College.

He is also a retired school principal and public school teacher.

Maisel and his wife Lynn have two children, Terry and Lauren.[2]

Election results[edit]

Alan N. Maisel (DEM) ... 1,932
Alice Gaffney (CON) ... 202
Ronald G. Haugstatter (REP) ... 141
Alan N. Maisel (DEM) ... 12,427
Stephen Walters (CON) ... 871
Alan N. Maisel (DEM) ... 24,659
Edward P. Bracken (CON) ... 1,316
Alan N. Maisel (DEM) ... 16,332
Robert Maresca (CON) ... 2,656


External links[edit]

New York Assembly
Preceded by
Frank Seddio
New York State Assembly, 59th District