Michael J. Fitzpatrick

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Michael J. Fitzpatrick
Member of the New York State Assembly
from the 8th district
Assumed office
Preceded by Thomas Barraga
Personal details
Born April 15, 1957 (1957-04-15) (age 57)[1][2]
Jamaica, Queens, New York
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Lorena
Children two: Corina, Michael
Residence St. James, New York
Alma mater Saint Michael's College
Religion Roman Catholic[1]
Website Official website

Michael J. Fitzpatrick[3] (born April 15, 1957)[1][2] is a New York State Assemblyman representing the 8th district, which is in Suffolk County.

Education and career[edit]

Fitzpatrick was born in Jamaica, Queens and raised in Hauppauge, Long Island. He is a graduate of Hauppauge High School and received his B.A. in business administration from Saint Michael's College in Vermont.[3]

He served on the Smithtown Town Council for 15 years, from 1988 to 2003. He was first elected to the New York State Assembly in November 2002.[3]

Fitzpatrick is also an investment associate with UBS in Port Jefferson, New York.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Fitzpatrick is married to the former Lorena Herrera of Chihuahua, Mexico; the couple has two children, Corina and Michael. They reside in St. James, New York.[3]


  1. ^ a b c "Asm. Michael J. Fitzpatrick (R-NY 7th)". Congress.org. Retrieved March 6, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Brand, Rick (February 20, 2010). "Homegrown GOP contender might join Bishop race". Newsday. Retrieved March 6, 2011. "Assemb. Michael Fitzpatrick, 52, a 23-year electoral veteran..." 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Michael J. Fitzpatrick: Biography". New York State Assembly. Retrieved March 6, 2011. 

External links[edit]

New York Assembly
Preceded by
Thomas Barraga
New York State Assembly, 7th District