Jimmy Dahroug was the 2004 and 2006 nominee for the New York State Senate (District 3). Jimmy’s campaign was one of the few selected from a nation field for support in 2004 as Democracy for America’s “Dean Dozen.” In 2006, Jimmy came closer than any Democrat in a century to representing Long Island’s Suffolk County in the New York State Senate.
From 2005 to 2008 he served as an aide to the Suffolk County Executive. Jimmy also served as Assistant to the Director and Public Information Officer for the Suffolk County Probation Department from 2008 until 2012.
Jimmy Dahroug enjoys talking to young people about the virtues and realities of public service and politics. He has served as a guest lecturer at college campuses including Columbia University, Dowling College, and SUNY Stony Brook. He has also served as a youth mentor and advocate for local mentoring programs.
He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Columbia University and holds a Master’s degree in Education Policy from Harvard University.