Candidate Michael Venditto (R)
Michael Venditto is a Nassau County Legislator whose legal and civic background has helped him serve the residents of Nassau County. A former Deputy Town Attorney in the Town of Hempstead, he served as counsel to the Town Board, acting as a liaison to residents on behalf of elected officials. Upon election to the Legislature, Venditto immediately helped residents in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Venditto is a lifelong resident of Massapequa. He is a graduate of St. John’s University School of Law and Hofstra University. He and his wife Antonella, a teacher, recently welcomed a baby boy. They reside in Massapequa.
Candidate Dave Denenberg (D)
Nassau County Legislator Dave Denenberg is currently serving his eighth term representing District 19. Dave has secured funding for downtown revitalization projects and improvements to Nassau County park facilities. He is the ranking member of the Finance and Public Works, Public Safety, Government Services & Operations, and Development & the Environment committees. Dave was born and raised in East Meadow. He has a degree in chemical engineering from Cooper Union, and a law degree from Brooklyn Law School, specializing in intellectual property and environmental law. He and his wife, Cara, have three college-aged children—Amanda, Danielle and Aron.