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Jill
Vergara

Running for RTM District 7

QUICK OVERVIEW

  • RTM District 7 member since 2015
  • Deputy Majority Leader
  • Litigation Associate with Fried Frank
  • Democrat
 

BIOGRAPHY

  • RTM D7 member since 2015; Deputy Majority Leader
  • Chair of the RTM Senior & Disabled Tax Relief Committee
  • A.B. Honors from Brown University
  • J.D. from NYU Law, NYU Law Review Articles Editor
  • Litigation Associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobsen LLP
  • The White House Counsel’s Office, Clinton Administration, Judicial Nominations
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
  • NYU Law School, Research Assistant to local government scholar, focusing on municipal bond issues
  • Roger Sherman PTA Executive Board, RLMS PTA Executive Board
  • Married mother of two children in the Fairfield public school system

ON THE WEB

STATEMENT

Key Issues:
Education funding and investment in education infrastructure that maintains our neighborhood schools; investment in senior programs and resources; environmental protection; creative and proactive approach to town governance; reform of blight provision; flood mitigation and preparedness; pedestrian and bike infrastructure to increase walkability and connectivity; partnership with universities; equitable distribution of locally undesirable land uses so that no one area of town is overburdened; strategic planning to aid in business development

Statement:
Since moving to Fairfield ten years ago, I have often called Fairfield “Shangri-La for families.” Fairfield is an amazing town because of its: 1) great public schools, connected to close-knit neighborhoods; 2) beautiful beaches… Read more on DTC site HERE

CONTACT

  • jillrtm7@gmail.com