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Antoine Thompson's Biography
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Antoine M. Thompson
Wife: Merle; 2 Children: Deja LaShay, Joseph Antoine Alexander
BS, History, State University of New York College at Brockport
Attended, Government/Social Change, University of Ghana, 1994
Senator, New York State Senate, 2007-present
Former Deputy Majority Whip, New York State Senate
Acting Majority Whip
Candidate, New York State Assembly, District 141, 2014
Candidate, New York State Senate, District 60, 2010
Delegate, Electoral College, 2004
District Council Member, Buffalo Common Council, 2001
Ranking Minority, Environmental Conservation Standing Committee
Co-Chair, Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises Task Force
Member, Antoine Masten District Council, 2001
Radio Host, Western New York on the Move, present
Executive Director, Office of Urban Initiatives, Incorporated, 1998
Legislative Assistant, Buffalo Common Council Central Staff, 1996
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Afro-American Historical Association
Member, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Member, Calvary Baptist Church
Member, Citizen Action of New York
Member, Grassroots Incorporated
Member, Hamlin Park Community and Taxpayer's Association
Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Member, Parkside Community Association
Member, Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Host, Western New York on the Move
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