Niskayuna Democratic Committee

MICHELE MARTINELLI FOR TOWN CLERK

  • Town Clerk Since 2012
  • President of the Town Clerk Association of Albany and Schenectady Counties 
  • Member of the New York State Clerk Association 
  • Updated the Town Clerks page on the Town of Niskayuna Web Site 
  • Sponsored initiatives to allow residents to pay fees on-line 
  • Records Officer Manager and FOIL  Officer for the Town of Niskayuna
  • Former Deputy County Clerk, Schenectady County DMV
  • BA from Russell Sage College and MPA from Marist College
  • Married to David, with four children, Dominic, Angelo, Gino & Julie

STEPHEN SWINTON FOR TOWN JUSTICE

  • Town Justice since January 2008
  • Acting Schenectady City Court Judge 2009-2015
  • Applied for and received more than $30,000 in State grant funding to  improve court operations and public safety without increasing town costs
  • Former Forensic Scientist and Supervisor of DNA Services with the NY State Police
  • Graduate, Albany Law School (JD), University at Albany (MA) and Siena (BS)
  • Member of Unified Court System’s Judge Assistance Committee and Local Courts Advisory Committee
  • Member of the Schenectady County Senior and Long-Term Care Advisory Council
  • Married with two young sons

WILLIAM MCPARTLON FOR TOWN BOARD

  • Small business owner responsible for the day-to-day operations of an electrical contracting firm
  • Certified electrical inspector
  • Town of Niskayuna Planning Board Member January 2015 to present
  • Town of Niskayuna Zoning Board of Appeals 2010 to 2014 - Chairman in 2014 
  • Former Niskayuna Community Foundation Board Member - Former Co-Chair of the Distribution Committee
  • Graduate of Niskayuna High School and Hartwick College with a BA in Business Management
  • Former Niskayuna Lacrosse Club and St. Helen’s CYO Basketball Coach
  • Married to Robin McPartlon, with two children Sarah and William

LISA WEBER FOR TOWN BOARD

  • Coordinator of the Center for Community Justice’s Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children Program 
  • Former Government Relations Representative for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Former Legislative Assistant to the NYS Assembly Committee on Health
  • Graduate of the State University of New York at New Paltz with a BA in Journalism (Magna Cum Laude)
  • Co-President of the Iroquois Middle School PTO
  • Member of the Cherry Blossom 5K Race for ALS and Walk for Hope Planning Committee
  • Married to Michael, with two children Jacob and Alana 

JOE LANDRY FOR TOWN SUPERVISOR

  • Town Supervisor since January 2008
  • Graduate of Albany Law School (JD), BS in Civil Engineering
  •  Made Town Hall more open and accessible to residents and community organizations 
  • Worked to expand senior and youth programs, improve public safety and attract new businesses to our community, like the expanded retail  establishments at Mansion Square, ShopRite Plaza, and the Niskayuna Technology Park on Hillside Avenue
  • Counsel to the Schenectady County Legislature; Former Counsel to the NYS Assembly Majority Leader
  • Policy Board Member of the Capital District  Transportation Committee; Commissioner of the Capital District Regional  Planning Commission, and a Trustee of the Schenectady County Public Library 
  • Married to Karen, with two daughters, Elizabeth and Julianne, and one son, Michael