Town Council Candidates

Sophia Shaikh

Willing to listen, eager to effect change

“My family located in Tolland because I knew there was no better place to raise a family. I am a local Attorney serving all of our community, including the most vulnerable. I hope to use my skills as an advocate and mediator to bridge tensions that exist in our local political climate.”

Sophia introduces herself here.

Steve Jones

Open-minded, practical, easy-going, consensus-oriented, inquisitive

“I want to invest my skills into the town that invested in me for much of my life. I will bring my volunteer and professional experience to work with our new Town Manager and carry out our Plan of Conservation and Development so Tolland can move forward in a positive direction.”

Steve introduces himself here.

For more about why Steve is running, click here.

See who has endorsed Steve here.

Madhu Renduchintala

Thorough, reasonable, progressively traditional

“For the past 15 years, it’s been my job to help new families find the homes of their dreams in fantastic communities. This is why my family and I moved to Tolland and it is this experience that I will bring with me to the Town Council.”

Madhu introduces himself here.

What is Madhu running? Click here to hear why in his words.

Kenneth Trice

Very outrageous!

“I am running because I am passionate about our community. Because I believe in us.  Because I want to bring to the table the answers many of you possess. We have challenges, but collectively we can craft solutions. We have great neighbors. We have great friends. We have great services. We have a great town! Simply, I believe in us as a community.”

For an introduction to Kenny, click here.

See Kenneth’s endorsements here.

Brenda Falusi

Movie extra, barn mistress, social media superstar, KC1IMP, volunteer extraordinaire

“My husband and I chose Tolland because of the excellent school system and small neighborhood communities. Tolland is uniquely situated to attract families and businesses while maintaining our small-town charm. I look forward to working with everyone as we plan for the future.”

Brenda introduces herself here.

Endorsements for Brenda are here.