Meet Your Candidates

Over fifty Haddam Democrats unanimously approved a slate of 22 candidates for their November ticket at the Caucus on July 18th.  Sean Moriarty was nominated for the First Selectman position and former First Selectman Melissa Schlag and incumbent Sean Donlan for  second or third seats on the Board of Selectmen.

Others running for office are Scott Brooks for Town Clerk, Brenda Buzzi, Gerry Matthews for Board of Education, Mark Lundgren and Steve Bayley for Board of Finance, Melissa Talevi for Board of Finance Alternate, Ralph Livieri, Gina Block, Mike Farina, and Peter Baird for Planning and Zoning,  Robert Braren and Diane Stock for Planning and Zoning Alternate, Jason Esteves and Paul White for Zoning Board of Appeals, Aubrey Bingham and Jessica Labbe for Zoning Board of Appeals Alternate, Aubrey Bingham for Tax Collector, Judy Goldfarb and Tanja Moriarty for Board of Assessment Appeals.

Slate Update: As of August 23, 2017, Sean Donlan has withdrawn from the race as selectman candidate due to his busy law practice, family obligations, and volunteer activities. Eliska Bayley has also withdrawn as candidate for the Board of Education due to family obligations. We thank thank for them for their continued commitment to Haddam and the HDTC and look forward to supporting them in future endeavors.

Brenda Buzzi for Board of Education

Brenda Buzzi is a “townie” having lived in Higganum most of her life. Like her mother, Brenda attended the town schools. She graduated from Haddam-Killingworth High School in 1984.  Her two daughters also graduated from HKHS also and are now both attending graduate school. Brenda has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. Brenda’s entire career has been … Continue reading Brenda Buzzi for Board of Education

Scott Brookes for Town Clerk

My name is Scott Brookes and I am running for re-election as Town Clerk. I am a life time Haddam resident as is my wife Audrey. Our blended family consists of four adult children, all graduates of the H-K education system. I have a bachelor’s degree from St. Anselm College, Manchester New Hampshire. I am retired … Continue reading Scott Brookes for Town Clerk