Suffolk County Legislator Anthony A. Piccirillo is a lifelong resident of the 8th Legislative District. Born and raised in Holbrook and Holtsville, Anthony graduated from Sachem North High School in 2001 and currently resides in Holtsville with his mother, Paula, brother, Alex, and dog, Dani.
Anthony was first elected to office on November 5, 2019 and took his oath of office on January 2, 2020. The 8th Legislative District covers Bayport, Blue Point, Bohemia, Holbrook, Holtsville, Lake Ronkonkoma, Medford, Oakdale, Sayville and West Sayville. Anthony is currently serving on the Environment, Parks and Agriculture Committee as well as the Veterans and Consumer Affairs Committee. His top legislative priorities are to find a solution to solve the debt crisis in Suffolk County, protect our drinking water, and put a halt to the overdevelopment of our suburbs while promoting smart growth.
Prior to being elected to office, Anthony went to Suffolk County Community College and Dowling College, where he studied history. He spent more than 20 years in the private sector working various service industry jobs. More recently he was a Legislative Aide for Suffolk County Legislator Steve Flotteron. He helped work on the Reduce County Spending Task Force and helped to draft a bill to allow the Legislature to record and livestream video of committee meetings. He also helped to write legislation for the County to recognize Italian History Appreciation Month and Irish History Appreciation Month.