Stamford Board of Representatives

Annie M. Summerville


c/o Board of Representatives
888 Washington Boulevard, PO Box 10152
Stamford, CT  06904-2152
Cell (203) 912-8261



Board Activities:

  • Clerk of the Board December 3, 1979 through November 30, 2017
  • Member since December 1, 1977 for the 6th District
  • Chairwoman of the Board’s Black Caucus
  • Member of Steering, Appointments, and Land Use-Urban Redevelopment Committees
  • Former member of Fiscal and State & Commerce Committees
  • Board Representative to Old Town Hall Redevelopment Agency

Government & Political Activities:

  • Member and Correspondence Secretary for Stamford’s Democratic City Committee
  • Past president and current member of the Democratic City Women’s Club
  • Stamford Chair for Dennies Nappier’s and Frank Borges’ election campaigns for State Treasurer

Community Organization Memberships:

  • Stamford’s Old Town Hall Committee
  • Trustee, Union Baptist Church and Chair, Facility Use Committee
  • Past President, Yerwood Center and the Yerwood Center’s Women’s Club
  • Stamford’s Center for the Arts Advisory Group
  • St. John’s Urban Development Corporation
  • Black History Month Committee Advisory Board
  • Sojourner’s Truth and 100 Black Women


  • Yerwood Center’s Outstanding Community Service Award (1985)
  • Numerous awards from National and local NAACP, including the Distinguished Service Award (1981); Civil Rights Award (1989);Clarence Mitchell Award (1990); and W.E.B. Dubois Lifetime Achievement Award (2000)
  • The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day Committee’s Outstanding Community Leadership Award (2002)
  • AFSCME Local 818’s “30 Years of Service” award (2000), Local 1199 Solidarity Award (2004)