Michael (Michael) Montesano (R-SH015)
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Room 437 Legislative Office Building
Albany, NY 12248

District Office:
111 West Old County Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Donna   DOB: 10/16/1954
Committee Assignments
RM MemberAssembly Committee on Judiciary
MemberAssembly Committee on Oversight, Analysis and Investigation
MemberJoint Legislative Ethics Commission
MemberAssembly Committee on Codes
MemberAssembly Committee on Ethics and Guidance
MemberAssembly Committee on Rules
MemberAssembly Committee on Ways and Means
Counties Representing


Michael Montesano (R,I,C-Glen Head) was elected to the New York State Assembly in a Special Election on February 9, 2010.

Montesano, a Glen Head resident since 1979, was a police officer and detective for the NYPD for a decade and also served as an EMT supervisor and investigator for the NYC Emergency Medical Service.

After starting his own private practice law firm in 1990, Montesano served as Acting Village Justice in Roslyn Harbor. He also was a Village Prosecutor for Roslyn Harbor and adjunct professor at the New York Institute of Technology.

He is a former President of the Nassau County Criminal Courts Bar Association and former President of the Nassau County Magistrates Association. He has also served as President, Vice President and Trustee of the North Shore School District Board of Education and has volunteered for a variety of community groups.

Montesano received an Associate's Degree from Nassau County Community College, Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from St. John's University, and law degree from CUNY Law School at Queens College.

Montesano and his wife Donna reside in Glen Head.