Milford Democratic Candidates for

2nd District

Nick Veccharelli

Candidate for: 2nd District, Board of Aldermen

Nick VeccharelliNick is a Lifelong resident of Milford. He has distinguished himself for holding the line on spending. Nick has worked to preserve open space, stop over-development and expand recreational facilities and activities for the young and elderly. Nick will work to protect the quality of life for Milford Citizens.

  • Majority Leader, Board of Aldermen
  • Retired Milford Firefighter
  • Retired Network Administrator
  • Member, Milford Elks
  • Member, East Shore Middle School PTA

Nick and his wife, Kathy, have two grown daughters and two grandchildren.

“I thank you all for your support over the past 18 years as your Alderman. I respectfully ask for your consideration again on this upcoming election.”


Janet A. Golden

Candidate for: 2nd District, Board of Aldermen

Janet GoldenBorn and raised in Milford and raising her family here. Janet is seeking her fourth term on the Board of Aldermen. She served on the Planning and Zoning board for four years and served two years on the Board of Education representing the 2nd district.

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude BS degree in Corporate Communications, SCSU
  • Vice Chair of Public Works committee.
  • Chair of Claims Committee.
  • Front office manager at Awaken the Power Therapy, Milford
  • Liaison to Milford Board of Education

Janet and her husband David have been married for 24 years and have three children. Two have graduated from the Milford school system and their youngest attends Jonathan Law High School. Janet’s parents are seniors living in Milford.

“One of our most important challenges is achieving a budget that balances a quality education for our children with taxes that are fair to our senior citizens. The start for a better tomorrow begins today.”


Sue Glennon

Candidate for: 2nd District, Board of Education

Susan GlennonSue is a proud supporter of Milford Public Schools. She believes we should meet the needs of each child, preparing him or her for full and active participation in our society, while ensuring our tax dollars are well spent.

  • Milford Board of Education 2011-2017. Majority Leader 2011-2013. Chairwoman 2013-2017.
  • PTA Member since 1992.
  • Connecticut PTA Board of Directors 2004-2011, Elaine Boulay Award, 2006 – PTA Council Honorary Life Membership Award, 2010
  • Business Owner and Licensed Early Childhood Professional for over 20 years.

Susan has three children, all educated in Milford Public Schools.

“I believe a thriving school system reflects a robust and prosperous community. My volunteer service for the last 25 years has focused on my passion for and work on behalf of our schools. I am running for re-election to the Board to continue to build on the progress we have made in preparing our youth for college, the workplace, the military, and beyond.”


Jennifer Federico

Candidate for: 2nd District, Board of Education

Jennifer FedericoAs a mom with two children in the Milford Public Schools, Jen is committed to ensuring our schools offer the best education possible for all students, while providing clearness and transparency in the board’s actions. Jen has more than 20 years of experience in corporate accounting & finance, and strives to achieve balance in meeting the needs of our students and our community.

  • Minority Leader, Board of Education
  • Current member, Permanent School Facilities Building Committee
  • Former Meadowside PTA Treasurer and Parliamentarian
  • B.S. in Accounting, UCONN 1993
  • MBA, University of New Haven 2013

Jen and her husband Joe have two boys. Their children are both attending Milford Public Schools.

“I believe unequivocally in the value of public education. All of Milford’s children deserve an equal opportunity to learn, thrive and succeed.”


Denise Doucette-Ginise

Candidate for: 2nd District, Planning & Zoning

Denise Doucette-GiniseIn addition to her long-standing residence in Milford, Denise co-founded a Milford-based environmental service business over thirty years ago. While that business continued to thrive, she entered nursing as a second career, practicing as a healthcare industry executive for the last nine years. Denise has been actively involved in the fight to reinforce both the voice and authority of the Planning & Zoning Board here in Milford.

  • B.S., Nursing and M.S., Nursing Administration, Sacred Heart University
  • Member, Walnut Beach Association
  • Member, Irish Heritage Society of Milford
  • Awarded Outstanding Volunteer, St. Gabriel School – Participant, Peace, Love & Music from Maren 5K

Denise is married and raised two sons here in Milford.

“I believe in protecting the citizens and natural environment of Milford, while supporting the appropriate growth and development of our wonderful community.”