Nija Phelps

Candidate for: 1st District, Board of Aldermen

Nija PhelpsNija worked as a transportation center secretary at Purdue University for 5 years. She left her job to provide care for her disabled mother-in-law. She moved to Connecticut 2 1⁄2 years ago when her husband Matthew was hired by Sikorsky. She studied Communications and believes in the value of teamwork to accomplish goals. She is eager to contribute to her neighborhood.

  • Volunteer board member of Fairfield Standing United, The Women’s March-CT, NARAL Pro-Choice CT, CT-NOW
  • Supporter of The Metropolitan Opera, National Public Radio

“I support an interdependent society to achieve further success for our community.”