Our TOWN COUNCIL and BOARD of EDUCATION members.
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Mayor Cantor has been in public service since 2004 when she first joined the Town Council. A native of West Hartford, Shari Cantor has been Deputy Mayor since 2012 and Mayor since May 2016. “It’s an honor to serve as mayor to a community as diverse, vibrant, and caring as West Hartford,” said Cantor. “I … Continue reading
Leon Davidoff is now in his sixth Council term. Currently, he chairs the Public Safety Committee, and has served on every Council subcommittee. Davidoff was Chair of the TPZ (planning and zoning) prior to his election to the Council. Davidoff has actively served the community as Newington Chamber of Commerce … Continue reading
Deputy Mayor Beth Kerrigan is in her second term on the Town Council. She is married and has two sons, Fernando and Carlos, who are sophomores at Hall High School. She has a B.S. in … Continue reading
Ben Wenograd is in his second term on Town Council, where he served as chair of Community Planning and Physical Services and on Human Services. A graduate of Wesleyan University and Northeastern University School of Law, as well as Duffy, Sedgwick, and Conard, Wenograd works for the American Federation of Teachers … Continue reading
Dallas Dodge grew up in West Hartford, where he attended Webster Hill Elementary School and Sedgwick Middle School. He graduated from Conard High School in 2002, where he played football and lacrosse. A hardcore Huskies fan, Dodge received both undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Connecticut. He currently serves … Continue reading
Liam Sweeney is a lifelong resident of West Hartford. He attended Morley, King Philip, and Hall High School, and was a captain of the Hall High basketball team. Sweeney is a graduate of Temple University. After graduating from Temple, he went on to work for Senator Dodd and other various federal, … Continue reading
BOARD of EDUCATION
Dr. Cheryl Greenberg has lived in West Hartford since 1990 with her husband, Dan Lloyd. Their two daughters are both graduates of West Hartford public schools, Whiting Lane, King Philip, and Hall High School. She has served on a number of boards in West Hartford including the West Hartford Initiative on … Continue reading
Dave Pauluk has been a resident of West Hartford since 2000. He is an Army veteran who also spent 5 years teaching English in Japan. He is a Senior Compliance Specialist with Cigna and has worked in the insurance/financial services field for over 20 years. A firm believer in continuing education, Dave has earned a number of prestigious industry designations, and has been named a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute. He holds a BA in Political Science from California State University and a Master’s in Financial Services …Continue reading
Carol A. Blanks has resided in West Hartford since 1996 with her husband Charles, and three daughters, Channen, a Conard graduate, and Cynthia and Kaye, currently juniors at Conard. She is a past PTO member and parent volunteer at Charter Oak International Academy, at Florence E. Smith STEM School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, and at Sedgwick Middle School; and is a present PTO member at Conard High School. She has served as a member of the West Hartford Democratic Town Committee, a Commissioner for the State of Connecticut Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Commission, a former coach for WHGBL minor division …Continue reading