Welcome to
Redding Democrats

The Redding DTC is the official local organization
of the Connecticut Democratic Party.


Our Platform

• Elect great candidates for local, state and federal offices.
• Support responsible town budgets and fiscal policy
• Be responsible stewards of our land, water and air.
• Raise money to support our candidates for election.
• Welcome new residents to Redding!


Redding DTC
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Meet the newly elected Officers of the Redding Democratic Town Committee for 2016 (L to R, from the bottom): Mark Lewis, Chair; Margi Esten, Vice Chair; Mike D’Agostino, Vice Chair; (Top) Sara Sobel, Treasurer; Mary Ann Carman, Vice Chair; Leon Karvelis, Vice Chair; Dan Barrett, Secretary.

A short video about the Town of Redding.

I fully support and intend to vote to keep
our current selectmen team in place to continue
their current good work.

Jim Lang, Unaffilliated Voter

Redding Democrats Elect Mark Lewis as Chair and Honor Tina Miller

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The Redding Democratic Town Committee elected a new slate of Officers at their meeting on Thursday, March 24. The Officers elected for a 2 year term are: Mark Lewis, Chair; Mary Ann Carman, Vice Chair; Mike D’Agostino, Vice Chair; Margi Esten, Vice Chair;  Leon Karvelis, Vice Chair; Dan Barrett, Secretary; and Sara Sobel, Treasurer. Chairman Mark Lewis was unanimously elected to lead the reconstituted DTC. Mr. Lewis is a long-standing member of the Committee, and…

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Elected Officials

There are currently 28 democrats that hold elected office in Redding. If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, please contact us. View a listing of the current Redding DTC members and elected officials.


The Redding DTC:

  • Nominates candidates for office.
  • Recruits and recommends appointees to town boards and commissions.
  • Organizes campaigning in Redding on behalf of all Democratic candidates.
  • Ensures that our party’s values and positions are a vital part of the governance of the town, state and nation.

Register to Vote!

Get voter registration information and absentee ballots from Michele Grande, Redding’s Town Clerk. Get information on upcoming town meetings and calendars here.


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Meet your elected officials! 

Julia Pemberton

Redding First Selectman

Margaret (Peg) O'Donnell

Board of Finance

Janice Meehan

Redding's Town Treasurer

Leon Karvelis


Gwen Denny

Board of Education

Melinda Irwin

Board of Education