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David Paterson's Biography
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David A. Paterson
Wife: Michelle Paige; 2 Children: Alexander, Ashley
New York City
JD, Hofstra Law School, 1982
BA, History, Columbia University, 1977
Deputy Minority Leader, New York State Senate
Governor, State of New York, 2008-2010
Minority Leader, New York State Senate, 2003-2007
Senator, New York State Senate, 1985-2007
Member, Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee Board
Member, Democratic National Committee.
Assistant Grants Officer, Bronx Community College
Assistant District Attorney, Criminal Investigator
Fair Housing Director, Mid-Manhattan Branch National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Achilles Track Club Board
Member, American Foundation for the Blind
Member, Harlem Urban Development Corporation
Member. Jewish Guild for the Blind
Member, Mil-Gar Home Care Service Programs and Mobilization for Survival
Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Board
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