Marcos A. Crespo

Marcos A. Crespo DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Marcos A. CrespoDEMDemocrat American politician
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Marcos A. Crespo (born July 29, 1980) is a former Democratic member of the New York State Assembly representing the 85th Assembly District, which includes the Soundview, Clason Point, Longwood, and Hunts Point sections of the South Bronx. Born in Guayama, Puerto Rico, Crespo and his family moved to New York City when he was a young child. Crespo also spent some time in Lima, Peru, in his young years, thus shaping Crespo's views about the conditions of other countries. He enrolled in John Jay College of Criminal Justice in 1996, pursuing a degree in government studies. In 2003, he participated in the State Assembly's internship program, where he was assigned to work with Assemblyman Rubén Díaz Jr. Crespo earned his B.A. degree in 2004, after which he got a position as assistant to New York State Senator Rubén Díaz Sr.Crespo was first elected to the State Assembly in a June 2009 special election to replace Rubén Díaz Jr., who became Bronx Borough President in 2009.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
John Jay College
BA Governmental Studies
2004
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Assembly Member
New York State Assembly
2009 - 2021
Assistant
New York State Senator Ruben Diaz Senior
2004 - 2009
Personal Assistant
Assembly Member Ruben Diaz Junior
2003 - 2004
Intern
New York State Assembly
2003
Other Experience1 - 11 of 11
Chairman
Bronx Democrats
Current
Former Chair
Task Force on New Americans, New York State Assembly
Former Chair
Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force, New York State Assembly
Former Chair
Labor Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Co-chair
Legislative Task Force on Demographic Research and Reappointment, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Cities Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Transportation Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Insurance Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Energy Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Environmental Conservation Committee, New York State Assembly
Member
Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislative Caucus, New York State Assembly