Ben Wenograd has served on the Town Council since 2015.
A graduate of Wesleyan University and Northeastern University School of Law, as well as Duffy Elementary School, Sedgwick Middle School, and Conard High School, Wenograd works for the American Federation of Teachers as a Union Representative.
A lifelong activist, Wenograd negotiated one of Connecticut’s first union contracts to include domestic partnership benefits for LGBT families, helped defend health clinics from protesters while in law school, and stood with Stop & Shop workers when they went on strike in April 2019.
Wenograd is a member and former Executive Board Member of Congregation Beth Israel, where he is best known for running Community Coffee on Sunday mornings. Wenograd and his wife, Shannon, have a daughter, Sasha.