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Office of Higher Education, Sec. 10a-1d, Gen. Stat. Address: 450 Columbus Blvd., Hartford 06103-1841. Tel., (860) 947-1800. Website:
Exec. Dir., Keith M. Norton. 
CONNECTICUT COMMISSION ON COMMUNITY SERVICE. Mandated in 1993 by Exec. Order No. 9. Additional mandate provided by the National and Community Service Trust Act. Address: Office of Higher Education, 450 Columbus Blvd., Hartford 06103-1841. Tel., (860) 947-1827; FAX, (860) 947-1310. Website: E-mail:
Ex Officio, Anne M. Ostberg, Hartford.
Chm., William R. Dyson, New Haven; Iona Black, New Haven; Matthew Farley, Wallingford; Carla Friedman, Wilton; Meghan Gagnon, Newington; Kelley Halkyard, New Haven; Trudy Higgins, Prospect; Margaret McCreedy, Thomaston; Shannon Mykins, New Haven; Cherlyn Poindexter, Hamden; Sandra S. Santy, Hamden; Kanwaljit Singh, Southington; Nate Snow, Bridgeport; Theresa Strong, Newington; Max Tanguay-Colucci, New Haven; Patricia Tarasovic, Oxford.
Exec. Dir., Jacqueline Johnson. 
NEW ENGLAND BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION. Sec. 10a-62, Gen. Stat. Address: 45 Temple Pl., Boston, MA 02111-1305. Tel., (617) 357-9620, ext. 128; FAX, (617) 338-1577. Website:
Appointed by the Governor, Mark Ojakian, Hartford; Angel Pérez, Hartford. Appointed by the Pres. Pro Tempore of the Senate, Beth Bye, West Hartford; Robert E. Miller, Brooklyn; vacancy. Appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives; Jennifer Widness, Farmington; Gregory Haddad, Storrs, vacancy.
Pres./CEO, Michael K. Thomas. 
EDUCATION COMMISSION OF THE STATES. Secs. 10-374, 375, Gen. Stat. Address: 700 Broadway, Ste. 810, Denver, Colorado 80203-3442. Tel., (303) 299-3600; FAX, (303) 296-8332. Website:
Ex Officio, Dannel P. Malloy, Governor.
Appointed by the Governor, Ellen E. Cohn, Hartford; Cheryl C. Dickinson, Ed.D., Torrington; Dianna Roberge-Wentzell, Hartford; Hayley Zinn-Rowthorn, West Hartford. Appointed by the Pres. Pro Tempore of the Senate, Beth Bye, West Hartford. Appointed by the Minority Leader of the Senate, vacancy. Appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Andy Fleischmann, West Hartford. Appointed by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Gail Lavielle, Hartford.
Pres., Jeremy Anderson.
Salary, Pres., $677,211. Compensation of trustees, traveling expenses. Total enrollment, 32,182; full-time, 28,023; part-time, 3,349; non-degree students, 810. Number of alumni worldwide, nearly 254,000. Value of land, buildings, and equipment in excess of $1 billion. Address: Storrs 06269. Tel., (860) 486-2000. Website:
BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY. Secs. 10a-103, 4-9c, Gen. Stat.
Ex Officio, Pres., Hon. Dannel P. Malloy, Governor; Sanford Cloud, Jr., Chm., University of Connecticut Health Center Bd. of Dirs.; Catherine H. Smith, Comr. of Economic and Community Development; Dianna R. Wentzell, Comr. of Education; Steven K. Reviczky, Comr. of Agriculture.
Appointed by the Governor, Chm., Thomas E. Kruger, Cos Cob; Andy F. Bessette, West Hartford; Mark L. Boxer, Glastonbury; Charles F. Bunnell, Waterford; Shari G. Cantor, West Hartford; Andrea Dennis-LaVigne, Simsbury; Marilda L. Gandara, Hartford; Rebecca Lobo, Granby; Denis J. Nayden, Stamford; Thomas D. Ritter, Hartford; Philip E. Rubin, Fairfield.
Elected by alumni, Richard T. Carbray, Jr., Rocky Hill, August 31, 2019; Jeanine A. Gouin, Durham, August 31, 2021. Elected by the students, Kevin A. Braghirol, West Hartford, June 30, 2018; Christine C. Savino, Easton, June 30, 2019.
Pres., Susan Herbst. 
CONNECTICUT MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY. Sec. 10-112a-c, Gen. Stat. Address, 233 Glenbrook Rd., Unit 4023, UConn, Storrs 06269-4023. Tel., (860) 486-4460.
Dir., Leanne Kennedy Harty.
OFFICE OF ARCHAEOLOGY. Appointed by the Bd. of Dirs. of the State Museum of Natural History. Sec. 10a-112, Gen. Stat. Address: 233 Glenbrook Rd., Unit 4023, UConn, Storrs 06269-4023. Tel., (860) 486-4460.
State Archaeologist, Brian Jones, Ph.D.
STATE HISTORIAN. Appointed by the Trustees of the University of Connecticut, Sec. 11-1, Gen. Stat. Address: Hartford Times Building, 10 Prospect St., Rm. 529 Hartford 06103. Tel., (959) 200-3769.
State Historian, Walter Woodward, Ph.D. 
STATE MUSEUM OF ART. Sec. 10a-112g, Gen. Stat. Address: The William Benton Museum of Art, 245 Glenbrook Rd., Unit 3140, UConn, Storrs 06269-3140. Tel., (860) 486-4520.
Exec. Dir., Nancy Stula, Ph.D.
CONNECTICUT SEA GRANT COLLEGE PROGRAM. Address: UConn - Avery Point, Marine Science Building, 1080 Shennecossett Rd., Groton 06340-6048. Tel., (860) 405-9128.
Dir., Sylvain De Guise; Public Info, Judy Benson.
Address: 263 Farmington Ave., Farmington 06030. Tel., (860) 679-2000. Website:
Chief Exec. Officer, UConn Health and UConn John Dempsey Hospital, and Exec. Vice Pres. for Health Affairs, Andrew Agwunobi, M.D., M.B.A.
Sec. 10a-132, Gen. Stat. Address: University of Connecticut Health Ctr., 263 Farmington Ave., Farmington 06030-5365. Tel., 1-800-222-1222, 24-hour service.
Assoc. Dir., Charles A. McKay, M.D.; Admin. Dir., Bernard Sangalli, M.S.
Address: UConn, 1376 Storrs Rd., Unit 4036, Storrs 06269-4036.
Dean for College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources and Director of Extension, Cameron Faustman, 1376 Storrs Rd., Unit 4066, Storrs 06269-4134. Associate Dean for Extension and Associate Dir. for Cooperative Extension System, Michael O'Neill, University of Connecticut, 1376 Storrs Rd., Unit 4134, Storrs 06269-4134. Asst. Dir. for Extension and Dept. Head, Dept. of Extension, Bonnie Burr, University of Connecticut, 1376 Storrs Rd., Unit 4036, Storrs 06269-4036.
Extension Centers/Faculty and Staff, working with individuals, families, and communities to address food and fiber, environmental, family, youth and community development issues. Cooperative Extension Centers: Fairfield Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., German Cutz, 67 Stony Hill Rd., Bethel 06801-3056; Hartford Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Carl Salsedo, 1800 Asylum Ave., West Hartford 06117-2600; Litchfield Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Laura Marek, 843 University Dr., Torrington 06790-2635; Middlesex Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Chester Arnold and Thomas Worthley, 1066 Saybrook Rd., P.O. Box 70, Haddam 06438-0070; New Haven Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Margaret Grillo, 305 Skiff St., North Haven 06473-4451; New London Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Mary Ellen Welch, 562 New London Tpke., Norwich 06360-6599; Tolland Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Maryann Fusco Rollins, 24 Hyde Ave., Vernon 06066-4599; Windham Co. Ext. Ctr. Coord., Marc Cournoyer, 139 Wolf Den Rd., Brooklyn 06234-1729.
CONNECTICUT 4-H DEVELOPMENT FUND, INC. Address: CT 4-H Education Center at Auerfarm, 158 Auer Farm Rd., Bloomfield 06002. Exec. Dir., Beth Bye.
FAIRFIELD COUNTY AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 67 Stony Hill Rd., Bethel 06801-3056. Pres., vacancy; Vice Pres., Abigail Kende, Newtown; Secy., Deanne Hobson, Brookfield; Treas., vacancy.
HARTFORD COUNTY EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 1800 Asylum Ave., West Hartford 06117-2600. Tel., (860) 570-9010; FAX, (860) 570-9008. Pres., Jennifer Riggs; Vice Pres., Emily Lebovitz; Secy., Connie Heye; Treas., Martha Danielewicz.
LITCHFIELD COUNTY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE ASSOC., INC. Address: 843 University Dr., Torrington 06790-2635. Tel., (860) 626-6240; FAX, (860) 626-6897. Pres., vacancy; Vice Pres., Dennis Jasmine, Falls Village; Secy./Treas., Sharon Russell, Canaan.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 1066 Saybrook Rd., P.O. Box 70, Haddam 06438-0070. Tel., (860) 345-4511. Pres., Julie Keithan, Higganum; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Laura Heintz, Colchester; Treas., John Resino, Clinton.
NEW HAVEN COUNTY EXTENSION RESOURCE COUNCIL, INC. Address: 305 Skiff St., North Haven 06473-4451. Tel., (203) 407-3161. Pres., Don Clark, New Haven; Vice Pres., Vera Branch; Secy., Marcia Doran, North Haven; Treas., Becky Raiola-Paul, Guilford.
NEW LONDON COUNTY AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 562 New London Tpke., Norwich 06360-6599. Tel., (860) 887-1608. Pres., Shelly Roy, Salem; Vice Pres., Norman Bender, East Lyme; Secy., Rebecca Hirsh, Mystic; Treas., A. Jay Deming, Griswold; Asst. Treas., Steve Sawyer, Preston.
TOLLAND COUNTY EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 24 Hyde Ave., Vernon 06066-4599. Pres., Dr. Arnold Benjamin; Vice Pres., Kathy Benoit; Secy., vacancy; Treas., Ross Person, Broad Brook.
WINDHAM COUNTY EXTENSION COUNCIL, INC. Address: 139 Wolf Den Rd., Brooklyn 06234. Tel., (860) 774-9600. Pres., Richard Norman, Woodstock; Vice Pres., Ross Eddy, Grosvenordale; Secy., Mackenzie White, Brooklyn; Treas., Tim Huchthausen, Hampton.
Sec. 10a-1a, Gen. Stat. The Board of Regents for Higher Education governs seventeen Connecticut State Colleges and Universities - 4 state universities; 12 community colleges; and Charter Oak State College, Connecticut's only public, online, degree-granting institution. There are 21 total members: 15 voting members (nine appointed by the Governor; four appointed by legislative leadership, one of whom is a specialist in K-12 education and the three remaining are alumni of the community colleges, state universities and/or Charter Oak State College; and the chair and vice chair of the Student Advisory Committee created under section 10a-3) and 6 Ex Officio, non-voting members (the Comrs. of Education, Economic and Community Development, Public Health, Labor, Chair and Vice Chair of the Faculty Advisory Committee).
Appointed by the Governor: Chm., Matt Fleury, Hartford; Aviva D. Budd, Stamford; Naomi K. Cohen, Bloomfield; Felice Gray-Kemp, Hamden; Dr. Merle W. Harris, West Hartford; Holly Howery, Bristol; David R. Jimenez, West Simsbury; Yvette Melendez, South Glastonbury; JoAnn Ryan, Torrington; Elease Wright, Hartford. Appointed by Legislative Leadership: Richard J. Balducci, Deep River; Dr. Lawrence J. DeNardis, Hamden; Matt Fleury, Hartford. Elected by students: Juan Carlos Leal, Bridgeport; Hector Navarro, New Haven. Non-voting, Ex Officio, William Lugo, Chm., Faculty Advisory Committee; Del Cummings, Vice Chm., Faculty Advisory Committee; Scott D. Jackson, Comr. of Labor; Dr. Raul Pino, Comr. of Public Health; Catherine H. Smith, Comr. of Economic and Community Development; Dr. Dianna R. Wentzell, Comr. of Education.
Sec. 10a-1b, Gen. Stat. – Connecticut State Colleges & Universities (CSCU) Pres., Mark E. Ojakian; Vice Pres. for Connecticut State Universities, Dr. Elsa Nuñez; Vice Pres. for Connecticut Community Colleges, Dr. David Levinson. 
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY. Address: 1615 Stanley St., New Britain 06050-4010. Tel., (860) 832-2278. Total enrollment, 11,880; full-time, 8,253; part-time, 3,627. Number of alumni: 94,834 (as of 2017). Pres., Zulma R. Toro, Ph.D.
EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY. Address: 83 Windham St., Willimantic 06226-2295. Tel., (860) 465-5000. Total enrollment, 5,282; full-time, 4,303; part-time, 979. Number of alumni: 35,756 (as of 2017). Pres., Elsa Nuñez, Ed.D.
SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY. Address: 501 Crescent St., New Haven 06515-1355. Tel., (203) 392-7278. Total enrollment, 10,207; full-time, 7,675; part-time, 2,532. Number of alumni: approx., 99,978 (as of 2017). Pres., Joseph Bertolino, Ed.D.
WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY. Address: 181 White St., Danbury 06810-6826. Tel., (203) 837-8200. Total enrollment, 5,664; full-time, 4,188; part-time, 1,476. Number of alumni: 40,885 (as of 2017). Pres., John B. Clark, Ed.D. 
ASNUNTUCK COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 170 Elm St., Enfield 06082. Tel., (860) 253-3000. Total enrollment, 1,870; full-time, 676; part-time, 1,194. Number of alumni: 7,027 (as of 2017). Pres., James Lombella, Ph.D.
CAPITAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 950 Main St., Hartford 06103. Tel., (860) 906-5000. Total enrollment, 3,282; full-time, 690; part-time, 2,592. Number of alumni: 9,464 (as of 2017). Pres., Wilfredo Nieves, Ph.D.
GATEWAY COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: Long Wharf Campus, 60 Sargent Dr., New Haven 06511-5970; North Haven Campus, 88 Bassett Rd., North Haven 06473. Tel., (203) 285-2000. Total enrollment, 7,015; full-time, 2,179; part-time, 4,836. Number of alumni:19,235 (as of 2017). Pres., Paul Broadie II, Ph.D.
HOUSATONIC COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport 06604-4704. Tel., (203) 332-5000. Total enrollment, 5,138; full-time, 1,729; part-time, 3,409. Number of alumni: 15,109 (as of 2017). Pres., Paul Broadie II, Ph.D.
MANCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: Great Path, P.O. Box 1046, Manchester 06040-1046. Tel., (860) 512-3000. Total enrollment, 6,321; full-time, 1,969; part-time, 4,352. Number of alumni: 13,642 (as of 2017). Pres., Gena Glickman, Ed.D.
MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 100 Training Hill Rd., Middletown 06457. Tel., (860) 343-5800. Total enrollment, 2,679; full-time, 995; part-time, 1,684. Number of alumni: 9,130 (as of 2017). Lead Campus Administrator, Steven Minkler, Ed.D.
NAUGATUCK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 750 Chase Pkwy., Waterbury 06708-3089. Tel., (203) 575-8040. Total enrollment, 6,373; full-time, 2,173; part-time, 4,200. Number of alumni: 13,820 (as of 2017). Pres., Daisy Cocco DeFilippis, Ph.D.
NORTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: Park Place East, Winsted 06098-1798. Tel., (860) 738-6300. Total enrollment, 1,295; full-time, 375; part-time, 920. Number of alumni: 8,455 (as of 2017). Pres., Michael Rooke, Ph.D.
NORWALK COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 188 Richards Ave., Norwalk 06854. Tel., (203) 857-7000. Total enrollment, 5,836; full-time, 2,054; part-time, 3,782. Number of alumni: 23,819 (as of 2017). Pres., David Levinson, Ph.D.
QUINEBAUG VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 742 Upper Maple St., Danielson 06239-1699. Tel., (860) 932-4000. Total enrollment, 1,524; full-time, 505; part-time, 1,019. Number of alumni: 5,759 (as of 2017). Pres., Carlee Drummer, Ph.D.
THREE RIVERS COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 574 New London Tpke., Norwich 06360. Tel., (860) 215-9000. Total enrollment, 4,187; full-time, 1,340; part-time, 2,847. Number of alumni: 8,611 (as of 2017). Pres., Mary Ellen Jukoski, Ed.D.
TUNXIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE. Address: 271 Scott Swamp Rd., Farmington 06032-3187. Tel., (860) 255-3500. Total enrollment, 3,857; full-time, 1,553; part-time, 2,304. Number of alumni: 13,563 (as of 2017). Pres., James Lombella, Ph.D. 
CHARTER OAK STATE COLLEGE. Address: 55 Paul Manafort Dr., New Britain 06053-2142, Tel., (860) 515-3800. Total enrollment, 753; full-time, 256; part-time, 497. Number of alumni: 14,492 (as of 2017). Pres., Ed Klonoski.
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., $160,000. Address: P.O. Box 816, Hartford 06142-0816. Tel., (860) 297-3800; FAX, (860) 566-7410. Website:
Comr., Katharine L. Wade, Simsbury, March 24, 2015; Deputy Comr., Timothy J. Curry, West Hartford; Counsel, Jon E. Arsenault, Canton; Fiscal Adm. Mgr., vacancy; Dir. of Legislative Affairs, Eric Weinstein, North Haven; Principal Human Resources Specialist, Patricia Tiberio, Wethersfield; Dir., Market Conduct/Fraud/Investigations and Licensing, Kurt Swan, Somers; Dir., Consumer Svs., Gerard O'Sullivan, Oakdale; Dir., Life and Health Div., Paul Lombardo, Kensington; Dir., Property and Casualty Div., George B. Bradner, Colchester; Chief Actuary, Wanchin Chou, Newton, MA; Dir., Financial Regulation Div., Kathryn P. Belfi, Bristol.