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Recording of a Zoom presentation on redistricting in New York State June 2022.

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Presenter: William Thickstun

Bill Thickstun graduated from Potsdam High School in 1973, Middlebury  College in 1977, and earned a Ph.D. in English Literature from Cornell  University in 1984. After a brief academic career, he moved into the new field of relational database in 1986. He worked at the SUNY Institute  of Technology as a Senior Programmer/Analyst from 1992 to 1997, when he  left to start his own consulting business. He has been involved in  database projects at over two dozen college campuses.

After he and his wife moved to Clinton in 1988, Bill served on the  board of the Clinton Child Care Center, including three years as  President, and was later elected to four terms on the Clinton Board of  Education, serving as its President from 2001-2004. He chaired the Town  of Kirkland Democratic Committee from 2005 to 2016 and the Oneida County Democratic Committee from 2016 to 2019. He is currently Chair of Towns  on the County Committee, a NYS Democratic Committee member from the  117th Assembly District, and a board member at the NYS Democratic Rural  Conference. He was appointed to the College Council in 2021.