Deputy Majority Leader

Aney has shown an unwavering commitment to serving the community, having been active since she moved to Rockland almost 24 years ago.  Her ambition to serve Rockland County is an extension of her commitment to making our community a better place to live, work and raise our families.  She has been a nurse for more than 30 years, and since moving to Rockland County in 1987, she has worked as a Registered Nurse at Nyack Hospital.  However, Aney is more than just a nurse: she is an activist, a community-minded citizen, and even a writer.  Aney's list of accomplishments is inundated with activities related to her leadership and organizational skills.  She is an extremely active member of numerous professional and cultural associations, where she has served in various positions on both the local and national levels.

Family:

Husband, Augustine Paul
Daughters, Marina, Shabana & Natasha

Education:

  • St. Joseph's College, Brooklyn, BS in Health Administration
  • New York Medical College, Valhalla, Masters in Public Health
  • Lehman College, Bronx, Masters in Nursing and Nurse Practitioner
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice student, Chatham University, PA

Experience:

  • Registered Nurse - Nyack Hospital
  • Nursing Supervisor - Friedwald Nursing Home
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Adjunct professor - Dominican College
  • Former Adjunct professor - Rockland Community College

Community Involvement:

  • Nanuet Civic Association – Member
  • New City Library Trustee Board - President
  • Democratic Committeeperson
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Member
  • Nanuet Lions Club - MemberJewish Community Center (JCC) - Member
  • NAACP - Member
  • New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) - Member
  • Nyack College Advisory Board
  • Indian Nurses Association of New York, Founding President & Member
  • Jamaican American Civic & Cultural Association, Member

Legislative Committee Assignments:

  • Government Operation Committee, Chairwoman
  • Planning & Public Works Committee
  • Multi Services Committee