Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

The Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee has cognizance of all matters relating to (A) the Board of Regents for Higher Education and the Office of Higher Education, and (B) public and independent institutions of higher education, private occupational schools, post‑secondary education, job training institutions and programs, apprenticeship training programs and adult job training programs offered to the public by any state agency or funded in whole or in part by the state.



  Committee Membership   

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District Position Name  Website Party
054 Co-Chair Haddad, Gregory http://www.housedems.ct.gov/haddad D
S05 Co-Chair Bye, Beth http://www.senatedems.ct.gov/Bye.php D
S33 Co-Chair Linares, Art http://www.ctsenaterepublicans.com/home-linares R
119 Ranking Member Staneski, Pam http://www.cthousegop.com/Staneski/main/ R
079 Vice Chair Ziogas, Christopher http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Ziogas D
S29 Vice Chair Flexer, Mae http://www.senatedems.ct.gov/Flexer.php D
S18 Vice Chair Somers, Heather B. http://www.ctsenaterepublicans.com/home-Somers R
008 Member Ackert, Tim http://www.cthousegop.com/Ackert/main/ R
078 Member Betts, Whit http://www.cthousegop.com/Betts/main/ R
151 Member Camillo, Fred http://www.cthousegop.com/Camillo/main/ R
037 Member Cheeseman, Holly H. http://www.cthousegop.com/Cheeseman/main/ R
002 Member Duff, William http://www.cthousegop.com/Duff/main/ R
088 Member Elliott, Josh http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Elliott D
104 Member Gentile, Linda M. http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Gentile D
017 Member LeGeyt, Timothy B. http://www.cthousegop.com/LeGeyt/main/ R
085 Member Mushinsky, Mary M. http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Mushinsky D
025 Member Sanchez, Robert http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Sanchez D
144 Member Simmons, Caroline http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Simmons D
039 Member Soto, Chris http://www.housedems.ct.gov/Soto D
126 Member Stallworth, Charlie L. http://www.housedems.ct.gov/stallworth D
013 Member Tweedie, Mark http://www.cthousegop.com/Tweedie/main/ R


Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
  • Legislative Office Building, Room 1800
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  • Clerk: Jeanie B. Phillips
  •   (860) 240‑0280
  •   (860) 240‑8833
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