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Anthony J. Castagno
Anthony J. Castagno of North Stonington was elected Chairman of the Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission in December 2012.  He was appointed to the Commission in August 2010 by the Speaker of the House, and confirmed by the Legislature in January 2011.  Mr. Castagno is an adjunct faculty member in Communication Science at the University of Connecticut and received the 2010 Avery Point Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching.  He also is president of The Rowe Group, which specializes in strategic business development and public relations.

His prior experience includes more than 16 years with Northeast Utilities, the last 11 as manager of communications for the company's nuclear operations; he has been published in more than 50 reference books and other publications.

Mr. Castagno has Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Trinity College in Hartford. He was a director of Middlesex County Literacy Volunteers and Middlesex County Special Olympics, was active with the Portland (CT) Democratic Town Committee and served on the Portland Economic Development Commission and the Portland Charter Revision Commission. In 1990, he ran for State Senate in the 33rd district.

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