Edward C. Sullivan served in the New York State Assembly for 26 years. During that time he chaired the Subcommittee on Libraries for 10 years, and was Chair of the Committee on Higher Education for 16 years. He retired from the Assembly in 2002. He currently works as a political advisor and a free lance writer on political subjects.
Prior to his election to the Assembly, Mr. Sullivan taught English as a Second Language for 15 years, in Europe and in New york. He is the author of a text books on that subject.
Mr. Sullivan was born in New England, attended the Hamden Hall School in Connecticut, and graduated from the New School College in New York City.