TRB: Board Members

Board Members


Ex-officio Members - Appointed by Governor


Honorable Melissa N. McCaw, Secretary

Office of Policy and Management



Designee:  Gregory Messner

Assistant Executive Budget Officer

(860) 418-6225


Honorable Shawn T. Wooden, Treasurer

Office of State Treasurer

Designee:  Laurie Martin

Deputy Chief Investment Officer

(860) 702-3195


Honorable Desi D. Nesmith,

Commissioner of Education

Designee:  Keith Norton

Chief Strategic Planning Officer

(860) 713-6465


Teacher Members - Elected by Teacher Membership


Clare H. Barnett, Chairperson

Retired Teacher

Board member since 7/1/1991


Stephen McKeever

Active Teacher

Middletown Board of Education

Board member since 7/1/2017


Lisa Mosey

Active Teacher

New Milford Board of Education

Board member since 7/1/2015


Steven Muench

Active Teacher

Avon Board of Education

Board member since 7/1/2017


William Myers, Vice-Chairperson

Active Teacher

South Windsor Board of Education

Board member since 7/1/2009


William Murray

Retired Teacher  

Board member since 11/01/2017


Public Members Appointed by Governor


Charles B. Higgins

Appointed 2013


Jonathan Johnson  

Appointed 2007


Vacant as of 01/09/2019


Vacant as of 10/01/2018

  Vacant as of 2/5/2015

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