Biography

Kenneth Zebrowski
Kenneth P. Zebrowski was first elected to the State Assembly in a special election on May 1, 2007. He was re-elected in 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014.

A native of New City and a practicing attorney, Ken Zebrowski graduated from Clarkstown Schools before receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree Magna cum Laude in Political Science from the State University of New York at Albany and his Juris Doctor degree from the Seton Hall University School of Law.

Prior to his election to the State Assembly, Zebrowski was a member of the Rockland County Legislature for one year. Ken was active in the Rockland County community volunteering for several not-for-profit organizations and also serving as a youth sports coach.

Professionally, upon his graduation from law school, Zebrowski founded the firm Zebrowski & Zebrowski, PC with his father Kenneth Peter Zebrowski. Since 2007 Ken has been affiliated with the firm Braunfotel & Frendel, LLC in New City, NY.

During his years of service in the State Assembly, Zebrowski has authored and passed numerous bills that affect the lives of New Yorkers. In 2013 Ken authored and passed a Hepatitis C testing bill that was the first of its kind in the nation. This bill, which has served as a template for numerous other States, has led to the testing of thousands of New Yorkers enabling them to get treatment for this life-threatening disease. Ken has been a leader in the Assembly majority organizing coalitions of like-minded legislators to achieve real results for New York Families. Over the past several budget cycles Ken was successful in capping the Medicaid costs of County governments, preventing reductions and changes to the STAR property tax relief program and protecting Rockland businesses from losing tax incentives.

While working on significant state-wide legislation Zebrowski has also been a strong advocate for Rockland County and its unique issues. Ken led the effort to change the Executive budget and ensure Rockland County was included in the manufacturing tax incentive. He co-authored bills to give unprecedented review power to the New York State Comptroller over Rocklandís budget and establish a monitor over the East Ramapo School District. He has also authored and passed bills for Rockland County school districts and taxpayers that have had to deal with unique tax certiorari challenges.

He currently serves as the Co-Chairman of the Administrative Regulations Review Commission and as a member of the following committees: Codes, Environmental Conservation, Judiciary, Labor, Government Employees and Ethics.

The 96th Assembly District includes the entire towns of Clarkstown and Haverstraw and portions of the Town of Ramapo, specifically the villages of Pomona, New Hempstead and Wesley Hills.