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Nita Melnikoff Lowey

Nita Melnikoff Lowey, United States Representative from New York. Board directors Close-Up Foundation, Effective Parenting Information for Children, Windward School; Member of Women's Network of Young Women’s Christian Association.

Background

  • Lowey, Nita Melnikoff was born on July 5, 1937 in New York City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Marketing, Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts, 1959.

    Career

    • Community activist, prior to 1975. Assistant to New York secretary state for economic development and neighborhood preservation, director division economic oppurtunity New York State, 1975—1985, assistant secretary state, 1985—1987. Member United States Congress from 20th New York district, 1989-1992, United States Congress from 18th New York district, since 1993.

      Member homeland security committee United States Congress, member appropriations committee, chairwoman state and foreign operations subcommittee, co-chair Congressional anti-terrorism financing task force, co-founder Hudson River Caucus.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican Party

    Religion

    Jewish.

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Board directors Close-Up Foundation, Effective Parenting Information for Children, Windward School. Member of Women's Network of Young Women’s Christian Association.

    Connections

    • Married Stephen Lowey, 1961. Children: Dona, Jacqueline, Douglas.
    • spouse: Stephen Lowey
    • children: Dona Lowey
    • Jacqueline Lowey
    • Douglas Lowey
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    Born July 5, 1937
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    • 1959
      Mount Holyoke College
    • 1989 - 1992
      member, United States Congress from 20th New York district
    • 1993
      member, United States Congress from 20th New York district

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