Karim Camara

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Karim Camara
New York State Assembly District 43
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Executive Pastor, First Baptist Church of Crown Heights
Website House site
Karim Camara is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 43 since winning a special election in 2005.

Camara's professional experiences include congressional intern for United States Representative Major Owens; director of institutional advancement for Cush Campus Schools; as an employee of the American Red Cross of Greater New York, Emergency Family Center; student intern, assistant pastor, and executive pastor of First Baptist Church of Crown Heights.

Camara attended Wesley Theological Seminary, Fordham University, and Alfred University. He earned a BA in english literature and chemistry from Xavier University and a MDiv from New York Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Orelia, have one child.[1]

Committee membership

  • Subcommittee on Regulated Mortgage Lenders
  • Subcommittee on Autism Retention
  • Subcommittee on Retention of Homeownership and Stabilization of Affordable Housing

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