Manny, Manuel F Perez 34th AD NY Dem Leader
We are One / Somos Uno

About the Candidate

Manny Perez at the Ecuadorian Day Parade 2018
At the 2018 Ecuadorian Day Parade

Manny, Manuel Perez,was born in Venezuela and came to NYC when he was 3 yrs old.

A graducate of NYC Public Schools and NYU, he has a Masters in Public Administration and is a Certified Master Coach, entrepreneur and has been a NYC science and math teacher. 

His bilingual experience with policy, volunteering and public service, as well as community participation and development in  New York City and overseas, has help him work with NorthWest Queens neighbors and entrepreneurs since 2000.

A man of God, music, learning and family, he is also a good friend and neighbor.


Why is Manny Dedicated to Serve the People?

With Bangladeshi and other Volunteers
56th Street Woodside Cleanup going for years!

Since arriving in NYC, strangers and neighbors have always helped him, and he enjoys “paying back” all the help and blessings.

His personal mission is to help others succeed and become successful leaders who help their community thrive.

His experience in non-profits, private and public organizations, as well as being a labor union member, taught him that short term benefits that leave the poor behind hurt the whole community.  His motto is “We Are One”!

Manuel Perez has seen success and failure from up close and wants to help all voices in Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst, Corona, Woodside, Queens, NY and -yes- this great nation be heard and respected as part of “We The People”.

Among other things,   Manny is:

NY Democratic State Committee Member (Male, 34th AD);

President of the Wood-Heights Democratic Club;

Founding Member of 3 Democratic Clubs in Queens;

Father of 4;

Published Author;

Involved in promoting US leadership of civilian space development, empowerment and civil rights, entrepreneurship and leadership for NW Queens neighbors, always standing up for transparency, responsibility, honesty and respect for all. 

Legally “disabled”, which he interprets as meaning he has to be very creative when solving problems.