State's Attorneys' Advisory Board

Minutes of the Meeting of July 16, 2018
Office of the Chief State's AttorneyRocky Hill, Connecticut

Meeting called to order at approximately 12:39 p.m. by Hartford State’s Attorney and President of the Advisory Board Gail P. Hardy. 

Also in attendance were: Chief State’s Attorney Kevin T. Kane, Deputy Chief State’s Attorney John J. Russotto; State’s Attorneys Richard J. Colangelo, Jr. (Stamford/Norwalk), Matthew C. Gedansky (Tolland), Maureen Platt (Waterbury), Brian Preleski (New Britain), John C. Smriga (Fairfield), David Shepack (Litchfield), Stephen J. Sedensky III (Danbury), Supervisory Assistant State’s Attorney Jack Whalen (Acting Middlesex) and Supervisory Assistant State’s Attorneys Dave Strollo (New Haven), Mark Stabile (Windham) and Cornelius Kelly (Ansonia/Milford)

Also present: Executive Assistant State’s Attorneys Michael A. Gailor and Brian Austin in addition to Communications and Legislative Specialist Mark A. Dupuis, Legislative Liaison Wilfred Blanchette, Jr. and Senior Assistant State’s Attorney Patrice Palombo.

State’s Attorney Colangelo made a motion to accept the minutes of the June 14, 2018, meeting. State’s Attorney Sedensky seconded the motion and it passed unanimously.

State’s Attorney Hardy offered the congratulations of the advisory board to State’s Attorney Kevin Lawlor on his appointment as Deputy Chief State’s Attorney and extended those congratulations to Deputy Chief Russotto and State’s Attorneys Sedensky and Colangelo on their reappointments to their respective positions.

At 12:40 p.m., State’s Attorney Colangelo made a motion to adjourn the meeting, which was seconded by State’s Attorney Sedensky, and it passed unanimously.