Stamford Board of Representatives

Alice R. Liebson

 

(D-11)
888 Washington Blvd., PO Box 10152
Stamford, CT 06904-2152
Home (203) 609-1086
aliebson@stamfordct.gov

 

Board Positions:
  • Joined the Board in September, 2015
  • Member of the Appointments Committee
  • Former Member of the Operations Committee and State & Commerce Committees and the Special Cost Savings & Revenue Enhancement Committee (29th Board)
Government & Political Activities:
  • President Obama's Appointee to the White House Council on Art in American History, 2013-2017
  • Deputy Coordinator-Labor for Clinton-Gore Campaign, 1991-1992
  • Presidential Debate Staff, 1996
  • Permanent Commission on the Status of Women 1984-1992, Chair 1989-90 (Appointed by Governor Bill O'Neill)
Community Organizations:
  • American School for the Deaf, Corporator, 2004-2020
  • Connecticut Public Television and Radio, Inc., Advisory Board, 1999-2005
  • Food for All - Connecticut Council, Chair, 1996-98
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society/Connecticut Chapter, Trustee, 1995-96
  • Constitution Council-Campfire Boys and Girls of Connecticut,Director,1986-87
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Connecticut, Inc., Director, 1985-90
  • Combined Health Appeal for Business and Industry, Director, 1985-89
  • Nutmeg Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Inc., Director, 1985-89 
  • "Bowl for Kids' Sake" Fundraiser, Chair, 1985 - Raised $50,000, twice the amount of any previous year
  • Allocations Committee - United Way of the Capitol Area, 1981-84
  • Delegate - Democratic National Party Conferences (1978 and 1982)
Awards:
  • 2003 - Certificate of "Special Congressional Recognition"
  • 1999 - Easter Seals of Connecticut Galaxy Awards "Star"
  • 1998- Connecticut Children's Medical Center  (V-I-P) "Volunteer in Pediatrics Award"
  • 1993 - VSAarts (an Affiliate of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts) "Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith Founders' Award"
  • 1986 - The Hartford Courant Award for "Social and Human Services"
  • 1985 - "Outstanding Young Citizen of Connecticut" from the Connecticut Jaycees and WFSB TV - Channel 3
  • 1983 - Y.W.C.A. "Women in Leadership Recognition" Award for Government Service
  • 1980 - "Outstanding Young Women of America" Award
  • 1977 - General Electric Award for "Outstanding Community Service"
  • Honored Guest of the White House (President Carter and President Clinton)
Experience:
  • Staff - Connecticut House Democratic Leadership, 1999
  • Executive Assistant - Connecticut Department of Housing, 1979-88 (Appointed by Governor Ella Grasso and reappointed by Governor Bill O'Neill)
  • Chief Aide - Ella Grasso for Governor Re-Election Committee, 1978
Education:
  • BA - Western Connecticut State University
  • Attended Yale University