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Region 14  Parents:

Next BOE meeting 

Nov.21,2023 7pm  Flanders Room Mitchell School

Dec.4, 2023 7pm Flanders Room Mitchell School






All Woodbury Republicans are invited.

When  Thursday December 7, 2023, 7pm.
Where Senior Center, 281 Main St South, Woodbury, CT 06798

Meetings are normally the 1st Thursday of the Month in the Senior Center at 7pm.  Schedule may change due to State party requirements.



The committee develops policies involving political involvement in local government and holds caucuses or meetings for the nomination of candidates for local offices, and for delegates to area and state conventions. Membership eligibility is open to enrolled Republican electors in town. The committee is governed by state statues, state Republican rules and local by-laws. The town committee consists of fifteen members and up to ten alternates



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Our primary purpose is to seek, designate, and secure the election of capable and well-qualified candidates for public office at the local and district levels of government and to collaborate with the CTGOP and the RNC to secure the election of the most capable Republican candidates for statewide and federal offices.

Lisa Amatruda

Vice Chair
Louis Alba

Stan Love

Deputy Treasurer
Clayton Brown


Thomas Amatruda

Assistant Secretary
Claudette Volage

WRTC has 15 members  (one vacancy)


Louis Alba

Thea Alfes

Lisa Amatruda

Thomas Amatruda

Barbara Brown

Clayton Brown

Christine DeCicco

Timothy Drakeley

Barbara Fairbanks

David LaManna

F. Stan Love

Dennis Roberts

Kathy Velky

Claudette Volage

Lisa M. Amatruda has lived in Woodbury for 23 years.  She graduated with a BS from University of Maine and an MEd from Boston University.  She retired from the USAF as a Lt Colonel.  Lisa has been a member of the WRTC for over 3 years.  She is the Chairman of the Library Board of Trustees and is the Woodbury Republican Registrar of Voters. Her goal is to attract conservative, principled people to engage and get involved in local politics, boards, commissions and the BOE.   Lisa is the mother of four children.

Thomas M. Amatruda has lived in Woodbury for 23 years.  He graduated from UCONN with a BS in Civil Engineering and Troy university with an MS in International Relations.  He was a Captain in the USAF.  He has been the owner of Woodbury Shell and Foodmart for 22 years.  Tom has been a member of the WRTC for 6 years and is the Candidate Recruitment Committee Chairman.  He has served on Woodbury’s Cable, Planning and Zoning Commissions.  He is currently the Chairman of the Zoning Commission. His goal is to make Woodbury a business friendly town.  

Stan Love has lived in many states in the United States, before coming to Connecticut in 2001. He is a proud father of daughter, Hayley. Stan graduated from University of Kansas with an undergraduate in Business Administration degree and received an MBA from Wichita State University. He was elected to the Board of Finance and served as Vice chair for 6-years. Stan has served as treasurer of the WRTC for the last 7-years. He is also a member of Woodbury
Lions Club and Chair of the Woodbury Public Building Commission. Stan has been the Director of Store Development for a large independently owned food product supplier in Cheshire, CT since 2001. He has been a lifelong Republican, conservative and a firm believer in being personally responsible for one’s actions, self and family. 

Claudette M. Volage has been a resident of Woodbury for 50-years. She is Mom to three children.
Claudette is a graduate of St. Mary’s School of Nursing and is a dedicated community
volunteer. She was elected and served on the Zoning Board of Appeals. She was appointed to
the Woodbury Conservation Association and served for 13-years. Claudette also served as an EMT on the Woodbury Ambulance Association for 10-years.

Christine DeCicco has been a resident of Woodbury for the past 25 years where she lives with her husband , Anthony, and their three children. Christine has received degrees in both Early Childhood Education and Respiratory Therapy. She was previously co-owner of Woodbury Academy of Learning preschool in Woodbury and was on staff at two local hospitals as a Respiratory Therapist. Christine is a conservative Republican that believes in accountability from our leaders. She also is a strong supporter of our Military and Police Departments. Christine is currently an alternate WRTC member.

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