Peter (Peter) Oberacker (R-51)

State Senator Peter Oberacker

Peter (Peter) Oberacker (R-51)
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Capitol: 518.455.3131
FAX: 518.426.6890
District: 607.432.5524
Room 506 Legislative Office Building 188 State Street
Albany, NY 12247
4030 West Road
Cortland, NY 13045
Residence:Albany, NY

Committee Assignments


Senator Peter Oberacker is serving his first term representing the 51st Senate District. Elected in 2020 during a global pandemic, Senator Oberacker is keenly aware of the many critical issues and concerns facing the nine counties he represents. Prior to his election to the state senate, Peter served as a member of the Otsego County Board of Representatives where he chaired the Public Works Committee, served as vice-chair of the Administration Committee, and was a member of Human Services, Negotiations, and Inter-Governmental Affairs committees. Previously, Peter served as Maryland Town Supervisor and as a town board member. Peter grew up in a family of sausage makers, working in the family's local market since age eight. Peter has a long career in product research, development, and implementation in the food industry business. In 2007, he created FormTech Solutions and built it into a successful multi-million dollar business working with major companies around the world to develop and incorporate new and innovative products and then make them applicable in the ever-growing food industry. A dedicated community member, Peter is a member of his local Fire Department and EMS squad and is a member of the Masonic Lodge. Peter is a graduate of Schenevus High School and SUNY Delhi. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Shannon, of 34 years. They have two adult children.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2020    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Shannon   
Counties Representing