Grace Meng is a member of the New York State Assembly, representing the 22nd assembly district in Flushing, Queens, New York, and the Democratic nominee for New York’s 5th congressional district. Born and raised in Queens, Meng is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School. She received a B.A. degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University.
On September 9, 2008, Meng won the Democratic Party primary for the seat that was held at one time by her father, Jimmy Meng. She won the 2008 general election with 86 percent of the vote and ran uncontested in the 2010 general election. In June 2012, Meng faced fellow Assembly member Rory Lancman and New York City Council member Elizabeth Crowley in a primary election for New York’s 6th congressional district and won. She has received the endorsement of the Queens County Democratic party.
Lightfield Creative contracted with the Meng campaign during the 2012 Democratic Primary to build Grace’s campaign website. Specifications included NGP VAN integration, rotating slider, dynamic blog content, and a customized volunteer sign up system.