Boards & Committees

Volunteering can be very rewarding and it is an opportunity to help your community and become part of the decision making process. It is also a great way to meet new people, keep busy, and get involved in your Town!

The Town of Cornwall looking for experienced volunteers for Boards and Committees to give their time and talents serving the Town. Whether you are retired or just interested in community involvement the town would appreciate your help.

Some Boards meet quite often, some once in awhile, and some are busy at different times of the year.

Please call the Selectmen’s office at 860 672-4959 for more information.

Recent Minutes & Agendas 2021 Meeting Schedule

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Agricultural Advisory Commission

Town Commission
Current Members
William Dinneen, Jr. Chair
Garrick Dinneen
Chris Hopkins
Allyn Hurlburt III
Wendy Kennedy
Ted Larson
Gordon Ridgway
Brian Saccardi
Susan Saccardi
Lynn Scoville
Hunt Williams

Board of Education

Town Board
Current Members
Clerk: Anne Kosciusko; 860 672-2939 ext. 3
Emilie Pryor '21, Chair
David Cadwell '21
Hugh Cheney '23
Iris Hermann '23
Rachel Matsudaira '23
Catherine Tatge '21
Rep to HVRHS Board: John E. Sanders '20

Board of Finance

Town Board
Current Members
Joseph Pryor '23 CHM
Carl Zejke Hermann '25
David Hubbard '23
John LaPorta '21
Janet Carlson Sanders '25
Lisa Lansing Simont '21
Alternates: John F. Brown, Jr. '21, Simon C. Hewett '21

Park & recreation

Town Committee
Current Members
Jennifer Hurlburt-Markow Director
John Sanders Chair '21
Johan Winsser Vice Chair '21
Erin Berry Secretary '22
Melissa Bronson '22
Stacey Dolan '21
Wendy McFarlane-Young '22
Shanna Robinson '21
Stephen Saccardi '22
Alternates Michele Shipp '22, Vacancy '

Board of Assessment Appeals

Town Board
Current Members
Roger L. Kane, Chair '23
David Samson '21
Blaine Matthews '23

Conservation Commission

Advisory Commission
Current Members
Deborah Bennett '21
Katherine Freygang '20
Patrick Mulberry '21
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Energy Task Force & SustainableCT Team

Task Force
Current Members
Gordon Ridgway
Katherine Freygang
Anne Zinsser
Richard Griggs
Deborah Bennett
Rick Wolkowitz
Bruce Bennett
Barbara Wolkowitz
Jill Cutler
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Cornwall Grange #32 Trust Fund

Trust Fund
Current Members
Debra Tyler '22
Susan Saccardi '20
Wendy Kennedy '21

Economic Development Commission

Town Commission
Current Members
Janet Carlson Sanders '21 Chair.
Priscilla Pavel '21
Richard Bramley '22
Lee Pryor '21
Simon Hewett '20
Bianka Langner Griggs '22
Todd Piker '20
Kathryn Sandmeyer Ward '21
Richard Sears '20
Arnon Fischer '22
Dee Salomon '22 Special - non voting member
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Inland Wetlands & Water Courses Agency

Town Agency
Current Members
Steve Hedden '21, Chair
Debbie Bennett '21
William J. Hurlburt '21
Roger Kane '21
Andrew MacDavid '21
Alternates: Peter Demy '21

Planning & Zoning Commission

Town Commission
Current Members
Anna Timell '23
Keith Bodwell '21
Jill Cutler '23
Ben Gray, Jr. '25
James LaPorta '21
Stephen Saccardi '25
Alternates: Jim Terrall '19 and Phil West '23

Sydney M. Kaye Fund Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee
Current Members
Lynn Scoville '19
Virginia Potter '20

Town Historian

Town Board
Dorothy Clarke-Wolfe '21

Housatonic River Commission

Advisory Commission
Current Members
Philip Hart '20
Barton Jones, Alternate '21

Justices of the Peace '21

Officals
Current Justices '21
Kenneth C. Baird
Brown, John F. Jr.
Dave Cadwell
Gordon Scott Cady
Nita Colgate
Margaret Cooley
B. Daniel Evans
Mark Hampson
Allen G. Herkimer III
Judith A. Herkimer
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Dominique Lasseur
Phyllis Nauts
Priscilla Pavel
Ann M. Schillinger
Julia Mary Scott
Lisa Lansing Simont
Debra Tyler
Katherine M. West
Phillip R. West
Barbara S. Yohe