|Appointed Interim Supervisor of the Town of Oyster Bay|
January 31, 2017
|Preceded by||John Venditto|
|Assemblyman of New York State Assembly's 9th District|
March 9, 2004 – January 31, 2017
|Preceded by||Steven L. Labriola|
|Succeeded by||Christine Pellegrino|
February 4, 1962 |
Massapequa, New York
|Alma mater||New York Institute of Technology (B.S., M.S.)|
Joseph S. Saladino (born February 4, 1962) is the current interim unelected Supervisor of the Town of Oyster Bay in Nassau County, Long Island. Saladino previously served as a member for the 9th District of the New York Assembly. He is a Republican.
Life and career
Saladino is a lifetime resident of Massapequa. He graduated from Massapequa High School in 1979. He completed his bachelor's degree and master's degree at the New York Institute of Technology. Saladino worked as a news anchor and broadcaster on Long Island, at radio stations WNYG and WALK, and television stations WLIW and News 12. He then became Executive Assistant for the Town of Hempstead. Before his election to the Assembly he was Director of Operations for the Town of Oyster Bay.
New York Assembly
He was first elected in a special election on March 9, 2004, and has been re-elected ever since with at least 66% of the vote.
He was the prime sponsor of only one piece of legislation in his 13 year tenure that became law, a bill making the striped bass the official saltwater fish of New York. He also helped push for Megan's Law, which eventually was passed.
Steven L. Labriola
|New York Assembly, 9th District
- "Massapequa Hall of Fame". Massapequa Post. July 9, 2008. Retrieved March 8, 2011.
- Boyle, Chris (September 21, 2010). "Tobay Marina Dedicated To Judge Joseph J. Saladino". Patch.com. Retrieved March 8, 2011.
- Mayberry, Kate (March 18, 2004). "Republican Joseph Saladino wins major victory in 12th AD". Massapequa Post. Retrieved March 8, 2011.