Michael Simanowitz is a Democratic New York State Assembly member from the borough of Queens. Simanowitz is a resident of the Electchester housing cooperative[1] part the neighborhood of Flushing in the New York City borough of Queens. On September 13, 2011 Simanowitz, the former Chief of Staff to his predecessor Nettie Mayersohn, was elected during a special election to the New York State Assembly.

Auxiliary Police Officer

Assemblyman Simanowitz has served on the New York City Police Department Auxiliary Police's 107 Precinct Auxiliary Unit since 1995. The past nine years he has served as that unit's commanding officer. Simanowitz achieved the rank of Auxiliary Deputy Inspector.


  1. ^ "27th Assembly seat race pits chief of staff vs. newbie". September 6, 2011. Retrieved November 21, 2011. 

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Political offices
Preceded by
Nettie Mayersohn
New York State Assembly, 27th District