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Appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of either House of the General Assembly, for four years, Secs. 4-5--4-8, Gen. Stat. Salary, Comr., $157,000; Deputy Comr., $128,800. Address: 200 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6000; FAX, (860) 263-6529. Website:


Comr., Scott D. Jackson, Hamden; Secy., vacancy; Deputy Comr., Kurt Westby, Middletown; Secy., Kathleen Ustanowski, Newington; Dir. of Project Mgmt., John Matteis, North Haven; Affirmative Action Admin., Marla Shiller, Manchester; Dir. of Communications, Nancy Steffens, Vernon; Dir. of Human Resources, Neil Griffin, Windsor Locks; Dir. of Labor Operations, Ram Aberasturia, East Hartford; Dir. of Program Policy, vacancy; Dir. of Research, Andrew Condon, Granby; Chief of Admin. and Fiscal Svs., Theresa Peterson, Colchester; Dir. of Unemployment Insurance, Daryle Dudzinski, Bristol; Dir. of Unemployment Insurance Tax, Carl Guzzardi, Portland; Dir. of Information Technology, Tracey Jackson, New Britain.


DIVISION OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (OSHA). Dir., Kenneth C. Tucker, Norwich; Mgr., James H. Pierce, Forestville; Mgr., John D. Rosa, Waterbury. Tel., (860) 263-6900; FAX, (860) 263-6940.


CONNECTICUT OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION. Appointed by the Governor to serve at his pleasure, Sec. 31-376. Compensation of members, $125 per diem. Address: Dept. of Labor, 38 Wolcott Hill Rd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6511.


Members, Lazarus S. Donabedian, West Hartford; John Guaglione, Jr., Norwalk; Barry S. Kuhnly, Granby; Maria Nappi, Old Lyme.

WAGE AND WORKPLACE STANDARDS. Dir., Resa Spaziani, Wethersfield; Asst. Dir., vacancy. Tel., (860) 263-6790; FAX, (860) 263-6541.


CONNECTICUT STATE BOARD OF LABOR RELATIONS. Appointed by the Governor to serve at his pleasure, with the advice and consent of the General Assembly, Secs. 31-102, 4-9a, Gen. Stat. Compensation of members, $150 per day in lieu of expenses. Address: Dept. of Labor, 38 Wolcott Hill Rd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6860; FAX, (860) 263-6875.


Members, Wendella A. Battey, Bloomfield; Barbara Collins, West Hartford; Patricia V. Low, Glastonbury; Alternates, Ann Bird, Middletown; Robert Dellapina, Huntington; Kenneth Leech, Broad Brook; Agent, Katherine C. Foley, Middletown.


CONNECTICUT BOARD OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION. Appointed by the Governor to serve at his pleasure, Secs. 31-91, 4-9a, Gen. Stat. Compensation of members, $325 at conclusion of proceedings in lieu of expenses. If proceedings extend beyond one day, each member shall receive $150 for each additional day. Address: Dept. of Labor, 38 Wolcott Hill Rd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6880; FAX, (860) 263-6899.


Members, Chm., Gerald T. Weiner, Woodbridge; Deputy Chm., Dennis C. Murphy, Bridgeport; Michael C. Culhane, Middlebury; Elizabeth Kuehnel, South Windsor; David A. Ryan, Milford; Raymond D. Shea, West Hartford.


Mediators, Patricia A. Fitton, Marlborough; Helen Kemp, Wethersfield; Catherine J. Serino, Middletown.


Dir., Catherine J. Serino, Middletown.



Local Office
Ansonia (affiliate office) 4 Fourth St., 06401 (203) 397-6647
Bridgeport (full-service office)
2 Lafayette Sq., 06604
GPS Users: 350 Fairfield Ave.
(203) 455-2700
Danbury (affiliate office) 4 Liberty St., 06810 (203) 730-0451
Danielson (full-service office) 95 Westcott Rd., 06239 (860) 412-7000
Derby (affiliate office) 101 Elizabeth St., 06418 (203) 734-3443
Enfield (affiliate office) 786 Enfield St., 06082 (860) 745-8097
Hamden (full-service office) 37 Marne St., 06514 (203) 859-3200
Hartford (full-service office) 3580 Main St., 06120 (860) 256-3700
Manchester (affiliate office) 893 Main St., 06040 (860) 643-2222
Meriden (affiliate office) 87 West Main St., 06451 (203) 238-3688
Middletown (affiliate office) 272 South Main St., 06457 (860) 347-7691
New Britain (affiliate office) 260 Lafayette St., 06053 (860) 899-3500
New Haven (affiliate office) 560 Ella T. Grasso Blvd., 06501 (203) 624-1493
New London (full-service office) Shaw's Cove Six, 06320 (860) 439-7400
Norwich (affiliate office) 113 Salem Tpke., Ste. 200, North Bldg., 06360 (860) 859-5600
Stamford (affiliate office) 141 Franklin St., 2nd Flr., 06901 (203) 353-1702
Torrington (affiliate office) 59 Field St., 06790 (203) 496-3500
Waterbury (full-service office) 249 Thomaston Ave., 06702 (203) 437-3380
Willimantic (affiliate office) 1320 Main St., Tyler Sq., 06226 (860) 450-7603
TDD/TTY: (860) 263-6074

EMPLOYMENT SECURITY BOARD OF REVIEW AND REFEREE SECTION. Chm. appointed by the Governor from civil service list, Gen. Stat., Sec. 31-237c. Chief Referee appointed by Chm., Gen. Stat., Sec. 31-237i(b). Address: Dept. of Labor, Bd. of Review, 38 Wolcott Hill Rd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 566-3045; FAX, (860) 263-6977.

BOARD OF REVIEW. Chm., Lynne M. Knox, Windsor; Counsel, vacancy; Members, David Kiner, Domenique S. Thornton; Alternates, Robert F. Harlan, James M. Parent, Elizabeth S. Wagner; Staff Attys., Danielle Angliss, Virginia Foreman, Emily Kaufman.

Chief Referee, Ralph V. Dorsey, New Haven; Principal Appeals Referees, Charles C. Dearborn, Kathleen Pashos, Herbert Pelley, Arnold Perrotta, Karen Schumaker, Kathy Sledge; Referees, Eric Beckenstein, Ronald Coleman, Brian Cutler, Deanna Green, Edward Hawthorne, Meesoon Lee, Dwayne Miller, Nicholas R. Parico, Charles Richardson, Miguel Rivera, L. Alston Singleton, Jill Sizensky, Anita Weeks, Stephen Wierbicki.


CONNECTICUT STATE APPRENTICESHIP COUNCIL. Appointed by the Governor to serve at his pleasure, Secs. 31-22n, 4-9a, Gen. Stat. Compensation of members, reimbursed for necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties. Program Mgr., Todd G. Berch, Office of Apprenticeship Training, 200 Folly Brook Blvd, Wethersfield 06109-1114; Tel., (860) 263-6087; FAX, (860) 263-6088.


Labor Reps.: Martin Alvarenga, Glastonbury; Christopher J. Brown, Enfield; Frank J. DaCato, East Haven; Jeffrey G. Merrow, Bristol. Industry Reps.: Robert M. Berkmoes, Southington; Richard A. DuPont, Watertown; Gregory M. Raucci, Trumbull; Kelli Vallieres, East Haddam.


Public Reps.: Chm., Comr., Scott D. Jackson; Melvin E. Olsson, Mystic; Dr. Nivea L. Torres, Middletown; Laurence A. Vallieres, Manchester.




Sec. 31-136-4, Composition of the Governor's Committee. The Governor's Committee shall be composed of people with disabilities; agency representatives, including a representative of the State Job Service, the Division of Rehabilitation Svs., the Veterans' Employment and Training Service, and the United States Department of Veterans' Affairs; representatives of employers, representatives of organized labor, and other interested persons. Address: Dept. of Labor, 200 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6067; FAX, (860) 263-6039.


Honorary Co-Chm., Dannel P. Malloy, Governor; Scott D. Jackson, Comr., Dept. of Labor; Chm., Jonathan Slifka, Hartford; Vice Chm., vacancy; Exec. Bd. Members, two vacancies; Gen. Membership, Catherine Awwad, Waterbury; Benjamin B. Barnes, Secy. of OPM, Hartford; John Beauregard, Franklin; Amy M. Blazawski, East Hartford; Deborah M. Bradley, Bristol; Roderick Bremby, Comr., Dept. of Social Services, Hartford; Terence Brennan, Wethersfield; Joseph Carbone, Bridgeport; Melody A. Currey, Comr., Dept. of Administrative Svs., Hartford; John Curtain, Bolton; Dr. Miriam E. Delphin-Rittmon, Dr. Craig B. Henrici, Hartford; Sam McKnight, Jr., Guilford; Morna Murray, Comr., Dept. of Developmental Svs., Hartford; Mark E. Ojakian, Pres., Bd. of Regents, Hartford; Amy Porter, Comr., Dept. of Rehabilitation Svs., Hartford; James Redeker, Comr., Dept. of Transportation, Newington; Dr. Miriam E. Delphin-Rittmon, Comr., Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Svs., Hartford; Lisa Roland, West Hartford; Donald Shubert, Wethersfield; Brian Sigman, BESB, Windsor; Mary Silverberg, West Hartford; Catherine Smith, Comr., Dept. of Economic and Community Development, Hartford; Thomas Stefanko, Hartford; William Villano, New Haven; Jeffrey L. Walter, Rocky Hill; Joseph Wendover, West Hartford; Dr. Dianna R. Wentzell, Comr., Dept. of Education, Hartford; Julia Wilcox, Hartford.




Sec. 4-124w, Gen. Stat. Address: 200 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield 06109-1114. Tel., (860) 263-6526; FAX, (860) 263-6529.


Exec. Dir., Kathy Marioni, Avon.




Appointed by the Governor in accordance with Sec. 122(a) (2) of P.L. 97-300, the Federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998, P.L. 105-220, as from time to time amended, and Sec. 31-3i, Gen. Stat. Address: Department of Labor, 200 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield 06109. Tel., (860) 236-6526.


 Voting Members
Affiliation  Category
 1  vacancy    
 Roderick Bremby  CT Dept. of Social Svs.  State Government
 3  Christopher Bruhl  Business Council of Fairfield County  Business
 4  Andrea Comer  CT Business and Industry Association  Business
 5  Chris DiPentima  Pegasus Manufacturing  Business
 6  Elliot Ginsberg  CT Center for Advanced Technology  Business
 7  Mark Ojakian  Board of Regents for Higher Education  State Government
 8  John Harrity  CT State Council of Machinists  Labor
 9  Carlton Highsmith  SPG PaperWorks  Business
 10  Lawrence McHugh  Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce  Business
 11  Deborah Monahan  Thames Valley Council for Community Action  Community Action Agency
 12  Raymond Oneglia  O&G Industries  Business
 13  Norma Ortega  Travelers Companies  Business
 14  Scott Jackson  CT Dept. of Labor  State Government
 15  Lori Pelletier  Connecticut AFL-CIO  Labor
 16  Amy Porter  CT Dept. of Rehabilitation Svs.  State Government
 17  Stuart Rosenberg  Johnson Memorial Hospital  Business
 18  JoAnn Ryan  Northwest CT Chamber of Commerce  Business
 19  Catherine Smith  CT Dept. of Community and Economic Development  State Government
 20  Jeff Smith  Pratt and Whitney  Business
 21  Paul Timpanelli  Bridgeport Regional Business Council  Business
 22  Dianna Wentzell  CT State Dept. of Education  State Government
 23  Lyle Wray  Capitol Region Council of Governments  Local Government
 24  Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman  State of Connecticut  State Government
Ex Officio Members
 1  James Ieronimo  United Way of Meriden and Wallingford 
 2  Zdzislaw Kremens  Central CT State University (Retired) 
 3  Kathleen Marioni  Office of Workforce Competitiveness 
 4  Frances Padilla  Universal Health Care Foundation of CT 
 5  James Parent  International Association of Machinists State Council (Retired) 
 6  Nivea Torres  CT Technical High School System 
Appointed by the Governor, for five years, Sec. 31-276, Gen. Stat. Salary, Chm., $176,634; other members, $162,634-$166,634. Address: Chm., Capitol Place, 21 Oak St., 4th Flr., Hartford 06106. Tel., (860) 493-1500; FAX, (860) 247-1361. Website:
Commission Chm., John A. Mastropietro, Watertown, March 31, 2020.
Comrs.-at-Large, Scott A. Barton, January 25, 2020; Randy L. Cohen, February 19, 2018; Jodi Murray Gregg, February 19, 2018; Christine L. Engel, March 4, 2018; Stephen M. Morelli, March 5, 2018; Michelle D. Truglia, March 16, 2018; Daniel E. Dilzer, May 5, 2018; David W. Schoolcraft, May 6, 2018; Nancy E. Salerno, March 2, 2019; Ernie R. Walker, March 9, 2019; Thomas J. Mullins, April 28, 2019; Charles F. Senich, May 24, 2022; Brenda D. Janotta, May 24, 2022; Peter C. Mlynarczyk, May 29, 2022; Robert A. D'Andrea, May 29, 2022.
999 Asylum Ave., Hartford 06105
(860) 566-4154
55 Main St., Ste. 450, Norwich 06360
(860) 823-3900
700 State St., New Haven 06511
(203) 789-7512
350 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport 06604
(203) 382-5600
55 West Main St., Waterbury 06702
(203) 596-4207
233 Main St., New Britain 06051
(860) 827-7180
111 High Ridge Rd., Stamford 06905
(203) 325-3881
90 Court St., Middletown 06457
(860) 344-7453
Sec. 31-280a, Gen. Stat. Compensation of members, none. Address: 21 Oak St., 4th Flr., Hartford 06106. Consists of eight members appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the General Assembly. Four of such members shall represent employees and four shall represent employers. One of such members representing employees shall be an individual who has suffered an extensive disability arising out of and in the course of his employment. One of such members representing employers shall be a representative of a major general hospital in the state. Members shall be appointed for a term of four years from January 1st in the year of their appointment. Any vacancy on the advisory board shall be filled for the remainder of the term in the same manner as the original appointment. The chairman of the Workers' Compensation Commission shall serve as an ex officio member of the advisory board without the power to vote.
Chm., Michael J. Riley, Thomaston.
Members Representing Employers: Ross H. Hollander, Dec. 31, 2017; Gregory B. Nokes, Dec. 31, 2017; Michael S. Dimenstein, Dec. 31, 2018, vacancy.
Members Representing Employees: Rocco Calo, Dec. 31, 2016; Theodore J. Duarte, Dec. 31, 2016; John F. Adamson, Dec. 31, 2018; David A. Lucas, Jr., Dec. 31, 2020.
Ex Officio: John A. Mastropietro, Chm. of the Workers' Compensation Commission.

Appointed by the Governor, with the advice of the Board of Mental Health and Addiction Svs., for four years, Sec. 17a-450, Gen. Stat. Salary, Comr., $160,000. Address: 410 Capitol Ave., 4th Flr., P.O. Box 341431, Hartford 06134. Tel., (860) 418-7000. Website:


Comr., Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Meriden; Deputy Comr., Nancy Navarretta, MA, LPC, NCC, Hamden; Chief Operating Officer, Paul J. DiLeo, M.S., FACHE, Southbury; Medical Dir., Charles Dike, M.D. Cheshire; Chief Financial Officer, Stephen A. DiPietro, Woodbridge; Dir. of Government Relations, Mary Kate Mason, MSW, Preston; Chief of Staff, Michael Michaud, MPA, Hartford; Dir., Office of Recovery Community Affairs, Daryl McGraw, MS, CAC, Norwich; Staff Atty., Noelle Miano, Esq., Rocky Hill; Chief, Div. of Safety Svs., Christopher Bozzi, Rocky Hill; Dir., Info. Systems Div., Mark Thomas, Milford; Dir. of Affirmative Action, Eric Smith, Manchester; Dir. of Community Svs. Div., Lauren Siembab, West Hartford; Dir. of Forensic Svs., Michael Norko, M.D., Durham; Agency Dir. of Human Resources, David Krayeski, Simsbury; Dir. of Statewide Svs., Kimberly Karanda, Ph.D., LCSW, Glastonbury; Dir. of Prevention Svs., Carol Meredith, Bloomfield; Acting Dir. of Research, Eleni Rodis, M.S., West Hartford; Dir. of Multicultural Healthcare Equality, Ellen Boynton, Windsor; Dir. of Evaluation, Quality Mgmt. and Improvement, James Siemianowski, M.S.W., West Springfield, MA.


BOARD OF MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION SERVICES. Sec. 17a-456, Gen. Stat. Address: 410 Capitol Ave., P.O. Box 341431, Hartford 06134-1431. Tel., (860) 418-7000.


Ex Officio, Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Meriden, Comr. of Mental Health and Addiction Svs.; Chm., John Hamilton, Shelton; Vice Chm., vacancy; Secy., Marcus M. McKinney, South Windsor.


Thirteen Members Appointed by the Governor, Nancy Aker, West Hartford; J. Craig Allen, M.D., Madison; Samuel Ball, Ph.D., Hamden; Richard Borer, Milford; Sharon Castelli, Hartford; Robert A. Correll, Trumbull; John Hamilton, Shelton; Irene L. Herden, East Haddam; Juan Hernandez, Woodbridge; Marcus M. McKinney, South Windsor; Robert Painter, M.D., Hartford; Manuel Paris, Psy.D., New Haven; Ismene L. Petrakis, M.D., Branford; Kevin Sevarino, M.D., Ph.D., Cheshire; Phillip Valentine, Manchester.


Fifteen Members Appointed by the Reg. Mental Health Bds., Pres., Designee, and Consumer Rep. REGION I - Pres., Lateef Habib; Vice Pres., Rev. Debra Slade, Ridgefield; Marcea Koffsky, Norwalk. REGION II - Pres., Lee Heller, Seymour; Juan Hernandez, Woodbridge; vacancy. REGION III - Pres., Howard Beatman, New London; Peggy Ayer, North Franklin. REGION IV - Pres., Jennifer Henry, New Britain; Eileen Swan, Granby; Larry Pittinger, New Britain. REGION V - Chm., Sandy Cole, New Fairfield; Brian Reignier, Naugatuck; Jim Smith, Newtown.


Fifteen Members Appointed by the Substance Abuse Regional Action Councils, Exec. Dir., Designee and Consumer Rep.: REGION I - Exec. Dir., Ingrid Gillespie, Stamford; Michael Askew, Norwalk; John Hamilton, Shelton. REGION II - Exec. Dir., Betsey Chadwick, Middletown; two vacancies. REGION III - Exec. Dir., Michele Devine, New London; vacancy. REGION IV - Exec. Dir., Thomas Steen, Simsbury; vacancy. REGION V - Exec. Dir., Allison Fulton, Bethel; two vacancies.


REGIONAL MENTAL HEALTH BOARDS, Sec. 17-484, Gen. Stat. REGION I - Exec. Dir., Margaret Watt, One Park St., Norwalk 06851. Tel., (203) 840-1187. REGION II - Exec. Dir., Kristie Barber, P.O. Box 351, Middletown 06457-0351. Tel., (860) 262-5027. REGION III - Interim Exec. Dir., Kati Mapa, 401 West Thames St., Campbell Bldg., Ste. 105, Norwich 06360. Tel., (860) 886-0030. REGION IV - Exec. Dir. Marcia DuFore, 367 Russell Rd., Bldg. 34; Newington 06111. Tel., (860) 667-6388. REGION V - Exec. Dir., Janine Sullivan-Wiley, 969 West Main St., Ste. 1B, Waterbury 06708. Tel., (203) 757-9603.


REGIONAL ACTION COUNCILS (RACs), Substance Abuse Subregional Planning and Action Councils, Sec. 17a-671, Gen. Stat. Exec. Dirs.: Tracy Ann Baxter, Norwalk; Robert Brex, Dayville; Betsy Chadwick, Middletown; Michele Devine, New London; Jennifer DeWitt, Waterbury; Allison Fulton, Bethel; Denique Weidema, Bridgeport; Interim, Ingrid Gillespie, Stamford; Pamela Jones-Mautte, Ansonia; Marlene McGann, Wallingford; Bonnie Smith, East Hartford; Kathryn Barnard, New Britain; Tom Steen, Windsor.


INTERSTATE COMPACT ON MENTAL HEALTH. Sec. 17a-615, Gen. Stat. Address: Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Svs., 410 Capitol Ave., P.O. Box 341431, Hartford 06134. Tel., (860) 418-7000.


Admin. for Mentally Ill Adults, Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Comr.; Admin. for Persons with Developmental Disabilities, Terrence Macy, Comr.; Admin. for Mentally Ill Children and Youth, Joette Katz, Esq., Comr.




CONNECTICUT VALLEY HOSPITAL, MIDDLETOWN. Advisory board members appointed by the Supt., Sec. 17a-470, Gen. Stat. Salary, Supt., $174,431. Number of hospital beds: 209 Gen. Psych.; 152 Addiction Svs.; 229 Forensic. Address: P.O. Box 351, Middletown 06457-0351. Tel., (860) 262-5000.


Supt., Helene M. Vartelas, M.S.N., Cromwell; Hospital Medical Dir., Thomas Pisano, M.D., Granby; Chief Operating Officer, Lakisha Hyatt, Windsor; Dir. of Patient Care Svs., Jerilynn Lamb-Pagone, M.S.N., A.P.R.N., B.C., East Hampton; Dir. of General Psychiatry Div., Lisa Zurolo, MSW, Cheshire; Dir. of Addiction Svs. Div., Margaret O'Hagan-Lynch, Wallingford; Acting Dir. of Whiting Forensic Div., Thomas Ward-McKinley, Ph.D., Cheshire; Facility HR Dir., Cheryl Thompson, Windsor Locks; Pres. of Medical Staff, Victoria Dreisbach, D.O., Middletown; Dir. of Fiscal Svs. and Plant Operations, Julie deFlaco, Chester; Dir. of Ambulatory Care Svs., Theresa Kennedy, RN, MSN, Killingworth; Dir., of Compliance and Performance Improvement, Susan Wrubel, Colchester; Dir. of Case Mgmt. Svs. and Community Provider Relations, Nannette Latremouille, Hartford.


Connecticut Valley Hospital Advisory Council. Created in 1995 by Sec. 17a-471a(b), Gen. Stat. Appointed by Governor, Chm., Larry McCue, Middletown. Appointed by Mayor of Middletown, Mehadin Arafeh, Middletown; David Bauer, Middletown; Celeste Cremin-Endes, Middletown; Joseph Havlicek, M.D., Middletown; Lakisha Hyatt, MSN, RN, Windsor; Joanne Kiernan, Middletown; William McKenna, Middletown; Margaret O'Hagan-Lynch, Wallingford; Philip Pessina, Middletown; Helene M. Vartelas, Cromwell; Thomas Ward-McKinley, Ph.D., Cheshire; Jorge Yepes, Middletown; Lisa Zurolo, MSW, Cheshire.


Whiting Forensic Div. Advisory Bd.: Chm., Joseph E. Milardo, Esq., Middletown; Secy., Leslie M. Lothstein, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., West Hartford; Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Meriden, Comr. of Mental Health and Addiction Svs.; Eugene Hickey, L.C.S.W., Glastonbury; Velandy Manohar, M.D., Haddam; Arthur V. McDowell III, M.D., Durham; Jeffrey Shelton, M.D., Hartford; William B. Wynne, Esq., Cheshire; vacancy.


Ex Officio, Acting Dir., Whiting Forensic Div., Thomas Ward-McKinley, Ph.D., Cheshire; Ex Officio, Michael A. Norko, M.D., Durham, Dir., DMHAS Div. of Forensic Svs.; Ex Officio, Helene M. Vartelas, M.S.N., Cromwell, Supt., CVH.




CONNECTICUT MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, NEW HAVEN. Operated by DMHAS in collaboration with Yale University, Sec. 17a-459, Gen. Stat. Address: 34 Park St., New Haven 06519. Tel., (203) 974-7300.


Dir., Michael Sernyak, M.D., Branford.


Advisory Bd.: Vivian Acevedo-Rivas, New Haven; Kyle Ballou, New Haven; Sheila Bell, New Haven; Ezra Griffith, M.D., New Haven; Richard Jacob, Hamden; Steve Merz, New Haven; Elaine Quinn, New Haven; Judith Trussell, New Haven.


Ex Officio, Margaret Bailey; Robert Cole, M.H.S.A.; Tomas Reyes, Jr.; Michael Sernyak, M.D.; Jeanne Steiner, D.O.; Thomas Styron.


CAPITOL REGION MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, HARTFORD. Address: 500 Vine St., Hartford 06112. Tel., (860) 297-0999.


CEO, Sue Niemitz, L.C.S.W., Hartford.


RIVER VALLEY SERVICES, MIDDLETOWN. Address: Silver St., P.O. Box 351, Middletown 06457. Tel., (860) 262-5200.


CEO, Celeste Cremin-Endes, Middletown.


Advisory Bd.: Chm., Rosario Rizzo, Portland; Gary Grabko, Portland; Marnie Jump, Clinton; Marty Ladd, Old Saybrook; Johnathan Olson, Portland; Wini Olson, Essex; Mike Rosse, Middletown.


SOUTHEASTERN MENTAL HEALTH AUTHORITY, NORWICH. Address: 401 West Thames St., Bldg. 301, Norwich 06360. Tel., (860) 859-4500.


Acting CEO, Richard Callahan, LPC, LADC, Salem.


SOUTHWEST CONNECTICUT MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM, BRIDGEPORT. Address: 1635 Central Ave., Bridgeport 06610. Tel., (203) 551-7461.


CEO, Alicia Feller, LCSW, Derby.


WESTERN CONNECTICUT MENTAL HEALTH NETWORK. Address: 55 West Main St., Ste. 410, Waterbury 06702. Tel., (203) 805-6400.


CEO, Matthew Snow, Ph.D., Suffield.




Appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of either House of the General Assembly, Sec. 17a-581, Gen. Stat. Compensation of members, if not a full-time state employee, $75.00 for each day member is engaged in the performance of official duties, plus expenses. Address: 505 Hudson St., 1st Flr., Hartford 06106-7107. Tel., (860) 566-1441; FAX, (860) 566-1425. Website:


Chm., Sheila Hennessey, Esq., Wethersfield; Cheryl Abrams, Branford, Probation Experience; Susan M. Blair, Wethersfield, Victim Advocacy Experience; Sylvia Cancela, Collinsville, Member of the General Public; Mark Kirschner, Ph.D., Branford, Psychologist; vacancy, Psychiatrist.


Exec. Dir., Ellen Weber Lachance, Belchertown, MA.






Appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of either House of the General Assembly, for four years, Secs. 4-5--4-8, Gen. Stat. Salary, Comr., Michael Bzdyra, $160,000; Deputy Comr., Judeen Wrinn, $140,000. Address: 60 State St., Wethersfield 06161. Tel., (860) 263-5015. Full-service Branch Offices are open 7:45 A.M.-4:00 P.M., Tues., Wed., and Fri.; 9:15 A.M.-5:30 P.M., Thurs.; 8:00 A.M.-12:30 P.M., Sat.; closed Sun. and Mon. Website:


Comr., Michael Bzdyra, Wallingford; Deputy Comr., Judeen Wrinn, Middletown.







95 Sylvan Ave., 06606

Brenda Kennerly



2 Lee Mac Ave., 06810

Willie Padro



4 Pearson Way, 06082

Karen Dziarkowski



1985 State St., 06517-9998

Yolanda Velez-Santiago


New Britain

85 N. Mountain Rd., 06053

Nicholl Rivers



540 Main Ave., 06851

Rozeta Gjidoda



173 Salem Tpke., 06360-0969

Kelly Getty


Old Saybrook

7 Custom Dr., 06475

Kelly Getty



2210 Thomaston Ave., 06704

Beth Kranz


Wethersfield (Main Office) 60 State St., 06161 Debra Notarino 1-800-842-8222
Willimantic 1557 Main St., 06226 Angelene Kelly 1-800-842-8222
Derby 12 Main St., Railroad Sta. Yolanda Velez-Santiago 1-800-842-8222
Middletown Main St. Market Nicholl Rivers 1-800-842-8222
Milford Parsons Gov. Complex Brenda Kennerly 1-800-842-8222
Stamford 137 Henry St. Rozeta Gjidoda 1-800-842-8222
Putnam 165 Kennedy Ave. Angelene Kelly 1-800-842-8222
Winsted 151 Torrington Rd. Beth Kranz 1-800-842-8222
Cheshire 1625 Highland Ave. Ann Marie Rodrigue 1-800-842-8222
Automobile Association of America (AAA)
Avon, Cromwell, Enfield, Manchester, Old Saybrook, Plainville, Waterford, West Hartford. Branch Operations 1-800-842-8222