About Brian Kolb
Brian Kolb was first elected to represent New York State’s 129th Assembly District when a special election was held in February 2000 and was overwhelmingly re-elected in 2000, 2002, 2004, and 2006.
Assemblyman Kolb represents the 129th Assembly District, which includes Cayuga, Cortland, Onondaga, Ontario, and Seneca Counties.
Brian’s legislative priorities include reducing taxes, improving the quality of education, fostering job creation, providing sound health care and reforming state government. He is dedicated to ensuring that residents and businesses throughout the district receive effective, responsive constituent service and timely assistance with state government inquiries.
Brian’s principal goal is to be easily accessible and approachable to the people he represents. In a short time, he has gained a reputation for hard work, producing results and being very active in his district with a down-to-earth, straight-talking approach.
Assemblyman Kolb possesses a wealth of valuable private sector experience acquired as a business consultant, entrepreneur and chief executive officer of a variety of small and large technology based businesses. He is the former president of Refractron Technologies and a co-founder of the North American Filter Corporation.
Brian has demonstrated a strong commitment to education throughout both his personal life and his professional career. He currently serves as an Adjunct Professor of Adult and Graduate Education at Roberts Wesleyan College, where his students have twice selected him Outstanding Faculty Member.
Brian Kolb is a former Chairman of the Finger Lakes Community College Foundation and is a former member of the Honeoye Central School Board and the Finger Lakes Community College Board of Trustees. Brian earned high honors while completing his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science Degrees at Roberts Wesleyan College.
Married to wife Lauren.
Father of three — Britton, Clayton, Kylie
Holds B.S and M.S. in Management from Roberts Wesleyan College, and A.A. from St. Petersburg Jr. College
Key Bank – Rochester District Board of Directors
American Red Cross Blood Services board
Board of Directors, Ontario Charities Classic
Canandaigua Rotary Club
Sons Of American Legion
Former Chair of Leadership Rochester Board of Directors
Former Finger Lakes Community College Board of Trustees
Former Chair Finger Lakes Community College Foundation
Former Ontario County Revolving Loan Fund Committee for Economic Developmet
Adjunct professor – Adult and Graduate Education, Roberts Wesleyan College
Former President, COO of Refractron Technologies Corporation
Co-founder of North American Filter Corporation
Former Marketing Manager of Dollinger Corporation
Former Plant Manager, Consler Corporation
Member New York State Assembly, 129th
Former member Honeoye Central School Board of Education
Former member Ontario County Board of Supervisors
Former Richmond Town Supervisor