Brian Miller was elected to the New York State Assembly on November 8, 2016. His district is comprised of parts of Oneida, Herkimer, Otsego, Delaware, Ulster, Sullivan and Orange counties. As an Assemblyman, Brian will work to reduce taxes and unfunded mandates, overhaul the Common Core education standards, and eliminate the restraints of the SAFE Act, as well as increase employment opportunities and mental health services for veterans. Brian also plans to address the heroin epidemic by increasing treatment options and improving education on the dangers of opioids and heroin. From 2000-2016, Brian served as an Oneida County Legislator in the 16th district. He’s served as chairman of the Public Works Committee, assistant majority leader, member of the Ways and Means Committee, member of the Region 6 Fish and Wildlife Management Board, and served eight years as the Bridgewater Town Supervisor. A graduate of Mohawk Valley Community College, Brian has more than 36 years of experience as a mechanical engineer. Dedicated to making the community a better place, Brian has volunteered as a youth basketball and baseball coach, as well as serving as a member of the Oneida County Youth Advisory Board. Brian resides in New Hartford, a suburb outside Utica, with his wife, Dawn, and son, Nicholas.