AIDAN O’CONNOR Jr. TO RUN FOR 102nd ASSEMBLY SEAT IN SPECIAL ELECTION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DURHAM, NY, FEBRUARY 5, 2018—Aidan O’Connor Jr., a fourth generation resident of Greene County and minority leader of the Greene County Legislature, announced his candidacy for the NYS 102nd Assembly District. O’Connor, a Democrat, intends to run in the anticipated special election for the seat.
“I’m running for Assembly because I love upstate New York and I have the energy, enthusiasm and experience needed to help make our communities the best they can be! Over the next few months I look forward to meeting everyone in this great district, I hope you’ll get to know me and I’ll hope you’ll give me the honor of serving you”
O’Connor grew up in Greene County and has worked throughout upstate New York for his entire career as a paramedic both for Greene County EMS and LifeNet of New York, an emergency medical service providing critical care by helicopter to 27 counties including all counties within the 102nd assembly district. He received his paramedic certification at SUNY Cobleskill where he teaches classes training the next generation of first responders.
He was elected to the Greene County legislature in 2015 representing Durham and now serves as chairman of the Health Services Committee and member of the Country Resources and Economic Development & Tourism Committees. O’Connor now works for LifeNet of New York as a Regional Business Development Manager, bringing his leadership and business skills to the company where he once provided critical-care medicine by helicopter.
During his tenure in the legislature, O’Connor has developed a reputation as a ‘work across the aisle’ legislator best known for his solution oriented approach to critical issues affecting his constituents.
A campaign headquarters is slated to open on February 12 in Catskill. For additional details go to www.AidanForAssembly.com
MEDIA CONTACT: Dustin Reidy | [email protected] | (518) 387-9037