Assembly Member Alan Maisel is a graduate of Brooklyn College, having been granted an Advanced Certificate of Administration and Supervision in Education.
Mr. Maisel has been involved in civic, community and political activities for 37 years. His background includes membership on the District #1 Regional Board of B’nai B’rith, Executive Vice President of the Brooklyn Staten Island Council of B’nai B’rith and Chairman of the New York City Anti-Defamation League – B’nai B’rith Coordinating Committee. On a local level he was a member of the District #22 Community School Board serving two terms as chairman. He was also a long-time member of Community Board #18 which encompasses most of the 59th Assembly District. Mr. Maisel has received awards and honors from many of the District’s civic and community organizations, including Brooklyn Israel Bonds, Rambam-Canarsie, B’nai B’rith, The Amersfort Flatlands Development Corporation, the Mill Island Civic Association, Friends United Block Association and the Parent Associations of PS 236, PS 251 and IS14. He is also a member of the King Plaza – Canarsie Kiwanis Club, the Canarsie Lions, Genesis Lodge of The Knights of Pythias, The Humane Society, The World Wildlife Fund and The Brooklyn Division of the NAACP.