Our Candidates Biography

Larry Werther

                                           PERSONAL
*Resident of Mineola for 36 years with his wife, Francine.

*Raised 2 sons in Mineola
*Grandfather of 3,

                                             EDUCATION
*Graduate of Archbishop Molloy H.S.

*Holds Bachelor's Degree in Political Science with Minor in Economics from Queens College CUNY

                                     COMMUNITY SERVICE
includes:
*Ten Years of service to the residents of Mineola as Village Trustee, Deputy Mayor and Mayor,

*Cubmaster Pack 246, Assistant Scoutmaster, member of the Troop Committee Troop 45 BSA (former)

*Coach for MAA and PAL Soccer, Baseball and Basketball (former)

                                    PROFESSIONAL CAREER
*Larry has held many client oriented and managerial positions during his 42 year career including Director of Eastern Region (18 States) for a New York Stock Exchange listed company. 

*Larry is a retired Vice President from JP Morgan.  He holds FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 licenses.

                                 SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENT
Larry twice authored legislation that changed NY Banking Law allowing foreign banks to invest in American Housing and Affordable Housing.
These bills were introduced by Assemblyman & Senator Michael Balboni.