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2019 LP Candidates

The following candidates have been issued certifications to appear on the ballot in 2019.

New York City (Bronx, Brooklyn, Kings, New York & Richmond Counties)

  • Devin Balkind – New York City Public Advocate (Facebook)

4th Judicial District (Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady, St. Lawrence, Warren & Washington Counties)

  • Dianne N. Freestone – Supreme Court Justice (Facebook)

7th Judicial District (Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne & Yates Counties)

  • Matthew Rosenbaum – Supreme Court Justice (Facebook)
  • Meredith Vacca – Supreme Court Justice (Facebook)

10th Judicial District (Nassau & Suffolk Counties)

  • Christopher B. Garvey – Supreme Court Justice
  • Edward Hennessey – Supreme Court Justice
  • Annette Totten – Supreme Court Justice

State Senate District 57 (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Livingston Counties)

  • George Borrello – New York State Senate (Facebook)

Albany County

  • Robert Porter – Albany County Executive
  • Veronica Diver – Cohoes City Council Ward 4

Allegany County

  • Jamie VanDewalker – Allen Town Clerk

Broome County

  • Michael A. Korchak – District Attorney (Facebook)
  • Giovanni P. Scaringi – Binghamton City Council District 1
  • Sophia Resciniti – Binghamton City Council District 2
  • John Cordisco – Binghamton City Council 4th District
  • Lawrence W. Coppolo – Endicott Mayor
  • Jason T. Ellis – Vestal Town Council

Cattaraugus County

  • Alan Bernstein – County Clerk
  • Luke M. Wenke – County Coroner (Facebook)
  • Chad Neal – County Legislature District 3
  • Abram Stanczykowski – County Legislature District 3
  • Jeremy Kasperek – County Legislature District 5
  • Jason Knapp – County Legislature District 5
  • Damian J. Stokes – County Legislature District 5
  • Kyle E. Kent – County Legislature District 6
  • Anthony D. Costa – County Legislature District 7
  • Nicholas J. Kozlowski – County Legislature District 7
  • John Crawford – County Legislature District 8
  • Matt Petersen-Volz – County Legislature District 8
  • Adam Jester – County Legislature District 8
  • Kevin Bartholemew – Olean Ward 2 Alderman
  • Pab Sungenis – Olean Ward 4 Alderman (Facebook)
  • Peyton Kunselman – Olean Ward 6 Alderman (Facebook)
  • Matthew Swenson –  Salamanca City Court Judge

Cayuga County

  • Brett Tracy – Auburn Mayor (Facebook)
  • Justin Burchard – Auburn City Council (Facebook)
  • Dayton Carpenter – Throop Town Supervisor
  • Michael Paestella – Minetto Town Council

Chautauqua County

  • Ronald P. Hall – County Legislature District 1
  • Christopher Schaeffer – County Legislature District 3
  • Terry A. Niebel – County Legislature District 5
  • Gerrit Cain – County Legislature District 16 (WebsiteFacebook)
  • William J. Ward – County Legislature District 18
  • Andrew R. Liuzzo – Jamestown Mayor
  • Raven Mason-Thompson – Jamestown City Council At-Large
  • Timothy C Smeal – Jamestown City Council Ward 1
  • Anthony J. Dolce – Jamestown City Council Ward 2
  • Brittnay N. Spry – Jamestown City Council Ward 4
  • Dennis J. Welka – Dunkirk City Council Ward 1
  • Rudy Mueller – Busti Town Supervisor
  • Russell L. Payne – Carroll Town Supervisor
  • Karen G. Bifaro – Ellington Town Supervisor
  • Dennis J. Colvenback – Ellington Highway Superintendent
  • Ryan Sanders – Sherman Village Trustee
  • Daniel J. Heitzenrater – Ellicott Town Council Ward 4
  • Julie Delcamp – Villenova Town Supervisor
  • John Dudley Robinson – Villenova Town Council
  • Susan I. Baldwin – Villenova Town Council
  • Daniel W. Pacos – Pomfret Town Supervisor
  • John M. Sedota – Pomfret Town Council
  • Thomas J. Wik – Sheridan Town Council
  • Louis F. Pelletter – Hanover Town Council
  • Alan Gustafson Jr. – Falconer Village Trustee

 Chemung County

  • Nick Grasso – Elmira City Council, District 1 (Facebook)
  • Jonathan M. Lerche – Horseheads Village Mayor

Dutchess County

  • Dean Michael – Clinton Town Board
  • Lori Jiava – Wappinger Town Supervisor

Erie County

  • Lynne Dixon – Erie County Executive (Facebook)
  • Rev. Juan Carlos Rivera – Erie County Legislature District 3
  • Frank Todaro  – Erie County Legislature District 8
  • Ryan Stang – Erie County Legislature District 9
  • Joseph Lorigo – Erie County Legislature District 10
  • Scott Joseph Wilson, Jr. – Buffalo Comptroller
  • James Kistner – Buffalo Common Council
  • Jeffery Zeplowitz – Amherst Town Clerk
  • Sandra Quinlan – Boston Town Clerk
  • Robert Geiger – Clarence Town Council
  • Thomas Best – Hamburg Town Council
  • Michael Mosey – Hamburg Town Council
  • William Kolacki – Holland Town Council
  • Michael Sherry – Orchard Park Town Council
  • Ronald Pilozzi – Tonawanda City Council Ward 3
  • Charles Sankey – Tonawanda Town Supervisor
  • Jeffrey Piekarec – West Seneca Town Council

Essex County

  • Victor Burman – St. Armand Town Supervisor (Facebook)
  • Terry Gordon – Chesterfield Town Supervisor

Fulton County

  • Hank McGrath – Gloversville Mayor (Facebook)
  • Brandon Lyon – Johnstown City Water Board

Genesee County

  • Colin McAllister – Genesee County Legislature District 6
  • Deborah Kerr Rosenbeck – Batavia City Council Ward 3
  • Josiah Berkemeier – Bethany Town Council

Kings County (Brooklyn)

  • David Fite – New York City Council District 45 (Facebook)

Livingston County

  • Justin M. Hill – County Court Judge (Facebook)
  • Kevin G. Van Allen – County Court Judge (Facebook)

Monroe County

  • Sandra J. Doorley – District Attorney
  • Jackie Smith – County Legislature District 2
  • Tracy DiFlorio – County Legislature District 3
  • Frank Allkofer – County Legislature District 4
  • Daniel Maloney – County Legislature District 6
  • Sean M. Delehanty – County Legislature District 11
  • Stephen Brew – County Legislature District 12
  • Matt Borkowski – County Legislature District 13
  • Dr. Joseph Carbone – County Legislature District 16
  • Will Phillips – County Legislature District 19 (Facebook)
  • Anthony Micciche – County Legislature District 26
  • John DiMarco – County Court Judge
  • Michael L. Dollinger – County Court Judge
  • Christopher Edes – Rochester City Council North East District
  • Stephen Schultz – Henrietta Town Supervisor
  • Steven M. Donsky – Henrietta Town Court Judge
  • Gregory Salmon – Henrietta Town Court Judge
  • John G. Pericak – Henrietta Town Court Judge
  • Paula Metzler – Penfield Town Court Judge
  • William Smith – Pittsford Town Supervisor
  • Anthony Daniele – Pittsford Town Board
  • Jason Baxter – Hamlin Town Supervisor
  • Patricia J. Groenendall – Hamlin Town Clerk

Montgomery County

  • Christopher Novak – Palatine Town Supervisor

Nassau County

  • Francis X. McQuade – District Attorney
  • Blay Tarnoff – County Legislature District 11
  • Jake Gutowitz – County Legislature District 13
  • Jonathan Gunther – County Legislature District 15
  • Diane Madden – Hempstead Town Supervisor
  • David P. Redmond – North Hempstead Town Supervisor
  • Gary L. Donoyan – North Hempstead Town Council District 6
  • Howard Rabin – Oyster Bay Town Council

Niagara County

  • Rebecca J. Wydysh – County Legislature 2nd District (Facebook)
  • Mark J. Grozio – County Legislature, 3rd District
  • John G. Accardo – County Legislature, 5th District
  • Dennis F. Virtuoso – County Legislature, 6th District
  • Erik A. Herbert – County Legislature, 7th District
  • Richard L. Andres, Jr. – County Legislature, 8th District
  • Randy Bradt – County Legislature, 9th District
  • David E. Godfrey – County Legislature 10th District
  • David J. Mongielo – County Legislature 12th District
  • William Keith McNall – County Legislature 13th District
  • Robert M. Restaino – Niagara Falls Mayor
  • Kenneth M. Tompkins – Niagara Falls City Council
  • Alicia M. Kenyon – Niagara Falls City Council
  • Nick Phelps – North Tonawanda Clerk/Treasurer (Facebook)
  • Adam C. Dickey – North Tonawanda Alderman, 1st Ward
  • Zachery S. Niemiec – North Tonawanda Alderman, 2nd Ward
  • Edward A. Smolinski – North Tonawanda Alderman, 3rd Ward
  • Robert N. Brennan – North Tonawanda Alderman at Large
  • David Wohleben – City of Lockport Mayor
  • Luke D. Kantor – City of Lockport Alderman Ward 2
  • Ellen Schratz – City of Lockport  Alderman at Large
  • Sue A. Mawhiney – Town of Lockport Treasurer
  • William E. Geiben – Lewiston Town Council
  • Jason C. Meyers – Lewiston Town Council
  • Amanda J. Irons-Rindfleisch – Pendleton Town Council
  • David A. Leible – Pendleton Town Council
  • Kathy Harrington McDonnell – Wheatfield Town Clerk
  • Shane Gustafson – Cambria Town Supervisor

Onondaga County

  • Ryan McMahon – County Executive
  • Matt Beadnell – County Comptroller
  • Courtney Hills – County Legislature, 8th District
  • John McBride – County Legislature, 11th District
  • Jason Zeigler – Syracuse City Council At Large
  • Thomas Babilon – Syracuse City Council At Large
  • William Martin – Syracuse City Council 2nd District
  • Nicholas Paro – Salina Councilor  1st Ward
  • Dawson Brown – Geddes Town Supervisor
  • Marc Buselli – Geddes Town Council
  • Michael Becallo – Cicero Town Council

Oneida County

  • Michael Hennessy – County Executive
  • Timothy J. Julian – County Legislature District 19
  • Michael P. Galime – Utica Common Council President (Facebook)
  • Katie Martin – Utica Common Council Ward 1 (WebsiteFacebook)
  • Michael C. Gentile – Utica Common Council At Large (WebsiteFacebook)

Orange County

  • Timothy P. McElduff – Orange County Surrogate Court Judge
  • Torrance Harvey – Newburgh Mayor (Facebook)
  • Scott M. Manley – Newburgh Town Council (Facebook)
  • Brian Maher – Montgomery Town Supervisor (Facebook)
  • Dwight Warrington Jr. – Montgomery Town Council
  • Denise Quinn – Wawayanda Town Supervisor (Facebook)
  • Jennifer McCarthy – Wawayanda Town Justice (Facebook)
  • Edward A. Diana – Wallkill Town Supervisor (Facebook)

Orleans County

  • Chase Tkach – County Legislature At Large (Facebook)
  • David Stalker – Ridgeway Town Supervisor
  • Kenneth Capurso – Gaines Town Board (Facebook)

Oswego County

  • Sean Stevens – Minetto Town Supervisor

Otsego County

  • Wilson P. Wells – County Legislature District 14
  • Andrew Jame Gordon Hamill IV – Maryland Town Council

Putnam County

  • Camille Linson – County Court Judge (Facebook)
  • Robert V. Tendy – District Attorney (Website)
  • Maureen A. Fleming – Kent Town Supervisor
  • Patricia A. Villanova – Putnam Valley Town Council
  • John P. O’Connor – Southeast Town Council

Rensselaer County

  • Philip J. Danaher – Rensselaer County Family Court Judge
  • Rodney G. Wiltshire Jr. – City of Troy Mayor (Facebook)
  • Kevin J. Engel – East Greenbush Town Justice

Rockland County

  • Teresa Kenny – Orangetown Supervisor (Facebook)

Saratoga County

  • Stephen J. Mittler – City of Saratoga Springs Supervisor
  • Robin O. Dalton – City of Saratoga Springs Commissioner of Public Safety
  • Michele Madigan – City of Saratoga Springs Commissioner of Finance
  • Kirklin D. Woodcock – Wilton Highway Superintendent
  • Phil Barrett – Clifton Park Town Supervisor
  • David R. Towne – Wilton Town Justice
  • Matthew R. Coseo – Wilton Town Justice
  • Raymond F. O’Conor – Wilton Town Council

Schenectady County

  • Stephen C. Healey – Schenectady County Sheriff

Schoharie County

  • Paul Quince – Conesville Town Clerk
  • Lora Newell – Sharon Town Board

Schuyler County

  • Steven J. Getman – County Court Judge (Facebook)
  • Mark Rodinaro – County Legislature District 7 (Facebook)
  • Gary L. Gray – County Legislature District 8

Seneca County

  • Robert Shipley – County Supervisor (Waterloo)
  • Christopher Folk – District Attorney (Facebook)

Steuben County

  • Angela Einwachter – Prattsburgh Town Council

Suffolk County

  • Gregory John Fischer – County Executive
  • John Cook – County Legislature District 1
  • Linda A. Kabot – County Legislature District 2
  • Rudy Sunderman – County Legislature District 3
  • Stephen Ruth – County Legislature District 4
  • Gary Pollakusky – County Legislature District 6
  • Dominick Thorne – County Legislature District 7
  • Anthony Piccarillo – County Legislature District 8
  • Maria D. Vidal – County Legislature District 9
  • Thomas Cilmi – County Legislature District 10
  • Stephen Flotteron – County Legislature District 11
  • Leslie Kennedy – County Legislature District 12
  • Robert Trotta – County Legislature District 13
  • Kevin McCaffrey – County Legislature District 14
  • Christopher G. Connors – County Legislature District 15
  • Hector Gavilla – County Legislature District 16
  • Michael McDermott – County Legislature District 17
  • Garrett A. Chelius – County Legislature District 18
  • Richard Hoffman – Family Court Judge
  • Karen Wilutis – District Court Judge
  • William Groh – District Court Judge
  • Andrew P. Raia – Huntington Town Clerk
  • Eugene Cook – Huntington Town Council
  • Stacy H. Colamussi – Huntington Receiver of Taxes
  • Peter R. Nichols Jr – Huntington Town Highway Superintendent
  • Patrick Willian Deegan Jr. – Huntington Town Council
  • Alex D. Gregor – Southampton Town Supervisor
  • Bill Pell – Southampton Town Trustee
  • Donald T. Law – Southampton Town Trustee
  • Frederick Havemeyer – Southampton Town Trustee
  • Eric L. Shultz – Southampton Town Trustee
  • Thea Fry – Southampton Town Trustee
  • Hannah Pell – Southampton Town Board
  • Richard W. Martel – Southampton Town Board
  • David Gruber – East Hampton Town Supervisor
  • David H. Talmadge – East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Fallon Bloeker Nigro –  East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Susan M. Vorphal – East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Rona S. Klopman – East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Dell R. Cullum – East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Stephen Lester – East Hampton Town Trustee
  • Bonnie Brady – East Hampton Town Council
  • Elizabeth Bambrick – East Hampton Town Council
  • Lisa R. Rana – East Hampton Town Justice
  • Junie Legister – Brookhaven Town Supervisor
  • Anthony Portesy – Brookhaven Highway Superintendent
  • Dominador V. Pascual – Brookhaven Tax Receiver
  • Talat Hamden – Brookhaven Town Council District 3
  • Pamela E. Smith – Brookhaven Town Council District 4
  • Michael LoGuercio Jr. – Brookhaven Town Council District 4
  • Daniel J. Panico – Brookhaven Town Council District 6
  • Heath A. Broughton – Babylon Town Council
  • Walter Angevine – Babylon Town Council
  • Ronald D. Hariri – Riverhead Town Supervisor
  • William C. Van Helmond – Riverhead Town Council
  • Sarah Nappa – Southold Town Council
  • Thomas E. Murray III – Islip Town Supervisor
  • Joseph Fritz – Islip Town Clerk
  • Donovan Currey – Islip Receiver of Taxes
  • Jorge C. Guadron – Islip Town Council
  • Leigh-Ann Barde – Islip Town Council
  • Dorina Barksdale – Islip Town Council
  • Patricia A. Shirley – Smithtown Town Council

Sullivan County

  • Cynthia Dolan – County Court Judge (Facebook)
  • Ann Prusinski – Fallsburg Town Board

Tioga County

  • Joe Breitwieser – Tioga County Sheriff (Website)
  • Keith Price – Owego Town Council (Facebook)
  • Rich Purtell – Owego Town Council (WebsiteFacebook)

Ulster County

  • David Clegg – District Attorney (Facebook)
  • B. Gary Triestman – Woodstock Town Justice
  • Paul Andreassen – Saugerties Town Supervisor
  • Michael Ivino – Saugerties Town Council

Warren County

  • Nathan Dunn – County Supervisor, Ward 3 (Glens Falls) (Facebook)
  • Doug Beaty – County Supervisor at Large (Queensbury)
  • Craig Leggett – Chester Town Supervisor (Facebook)

Wayne County

  • James Russell – Sodus Town Board (Facebook)

Westchester County

  • Luis Segarra – City of Peekskill Common Council At Large (Facebook)
  • Donald Scott – Bedford Town Board Member At Large

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