CCJEF Steering Committee

Municipal Representatives

  1. Hon. Sydney Schulman, Town of Bloomfield
  2. Hon. Joseph Ganim, Mayor, Town of Bridgeport
  3. Hon. Curt Leng, Mayor, Town of Hamden
  4. Hon. Luke Bronin, Mayor, Hartford
  5. Herb Rosenthal, Selectman, Town of Newtown
  6. Hon. Harry W. Rilling, Mayor, City of Norwalk
  7. Hon. Mark Lauretti, Mayor, City of Shelton
  8. Hon. David Martin, Mayor, City of Stamford
  9. Hon. Neil O’Leary, Mayor, City of Waterbury

Boards of Education

  1. Michael Krause, Chairman, Branford Board of Education
  2. Christopher Wilson, Member, Bristol Board of Education
  3. Richard Murray, Member, Killingly Board of Education
  4. Sharon Beloin-Saavedra, President, New Britain Board of Education

Designated Members

  1. American Federation of Teachers/Connecticut (AFT CT)
  2. Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE)
  3. Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents (CAPSS)
  4. Connecticut Association of Urban Superintendents (CAUS)
  5. Connecticut Education Association (CEA)
  6. Connecticut Federation of School Administrators (CFSA)

Special Education Organization

  1. Connecticut Council of Administrators of Special Education (ConnCASE)

Non-Profit Organization Members

  1. Bridgeport Child Advocacy Coalition (BCAC)
  2. Christian Activities Council (CAC), Hartford

Representative for Parent-Teacher Organization Member

Business Organization Member

Representative for Parent Members

  1. Merrill Gay, New Britain

Representatives for At-Large Members

  1. Lee Erdmann, Hartford

Ex-Officio

  1. Alex Knopp, Esq., Yale Law School
  2. George Rafael, Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM)