Harris, 51, of Uniondale, is running on the Republican, Conservative, Independence, Reform and Tax Revolt party lines. She is a district court judge and was elected to the bench in 2014. Harris was chairwoman of the Nassau County Assessment Review from 2010 to 2014. She served from 1999 to 2010 as an administrative law judge for the New York City Department of Finance. She also ran her own law firm in Uniondale from 1997 to 2010. Harris also served as a Nassau County legislator from 1996 to 1999 and was a deputy attorney for the Town of Hempstead from 1995 to 1996. Harris was a senior court attorney for the District Court Law Department from 1991 to 1994. She was a New York City and Nassau County Legal Aid attorney for two years after graduating from Hofstra University School of Law. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1989. She is a member of the New York State, Nassau County, Nassau County Women’s and Amistad Long Island Black bar associations.