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Tamath K. Rossi
47 years old
100 General Patton Drive, Naugatuck
Education: (see bio below) BA Political Science, Russell Sage College Troy New York see bio for additional information.
Experience: See bio below
Occupation: Paralegal. Owner Rossi Title Company since May 1995
Married for 22 years to Raymond E. Rossi, Jr., a self employed CPA, three children: Thomas 20, Alexandra 16 and Benjamin 13.
Contact: home: (203)729-4865
Facebook: Tamath-Rossi, Twitter: @TamathRossi
2003 to present Deputy Mayor Borough of Naugatuck, Naugatuck, CT
Elected position earned (by receiving the most votes) in May 2003, May 2005, May 2007, May 2009 and May 2011 elections. Responsibilities include, in the Mayor’s absence, to act in the Mayor’s stead to ensure smooth operation of the Borough’s business, presiding over meetings and Borough representation at various venues etc.. Regular responsibilities include but are not limited to: management and responsibility for a budget in excess of $100 million dollars, extensive constituent contact; regular contact, advocating and assistance to Liaison groups; meetings; research; problem solving and mediating. Achievements include: Instituting the “Welcome to Naugatuck” sign project, writing and obtaining a $39,000 grant for remodeling/upgrade of Naugatuck Senior Center, writing and obtaining $1,000 grant for new tables at Naugatuck Senior Center, founding and launching the Naugatuck TRIAD Program, Resurrecting the Business Merchants Association and guiding organization in creating a Board of Officers to ensure growth and success, Spearheaded cooperative effort between Land Use and I.T. Departments that resulted in a new computer system offering higher efficiency at no cost to taxpayers, Writing and establishment of Town wide Blight Ordinance.
Positions held include:
Liaison to: Naugatuck Senior Center/Elderly Commission (2003 - present), Economic Development Commission (2003-2005), Naugatuck Visiting Nurses Association (2005 to 2011), Business Merchants Association (2003 to present), Naugatuck Family and Youth Services (2007), Garbage Subcommittee (2008 – 2010), Carriage House Board of Trustees Liaison (2008 – present), Naugatuck Housing Authority (2009 – 2011), Naugatuck Fire Commission (2011 – present)
Founder and Chairperson of Naugatuck TRIAD, Chairperson of Long Term Planning Committee (2003-2004), Chairperson for Subcommittee for sale and development of Borough owned property off of New Haven Road (2003-2005), Chairperson of Naugatuck EMS Committee (2011- present)
Member of: Revaluation Committee, Five Year Capital Projects Committee, Police Commission: Dirtbike and ATV Subcommittee, School Readiness Committee, Building Practices Review Committee, Davis Auditorium Restoration Committee (“DARC”), Jesse Camille’s Sub Committee (2004 – present), HR Hiring Sub Committee, Naugatuck Blight and Beatification Council (2009 – present), Assessor Hiring Sub Committee (2009), Jesse Camille’s Building Committee (2009 – present)
Ex-Oficio Member of the Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation (2009 – present), Naugatuck Juvenile Review Board (2010 – present), Chair Blight Subcommittee (2009-2011) , Hillside School Governance Council (2011-present), Future Strategic planning for Naugatuck Committee (2011-present)
RUSSELL SAGE COLLEGE - Troy, NY
BA - Political Science (1988)
NEW YORK MILITARY ACADEMY - Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
College Preparatory Diploma (1984)
OTHER POSITIONS HELD
Member, Borough of Naugatuck Charter Revision Commission (2001-2002)
Board of Trustees, Saint Francis Foundation, 2005 to present
President, Glendale Neighborhood Association 2001 to 2005
Chairwoman of the Naugatuck TRIAD 2005 to present
Member, Connecticut State Apprenticeship Council 2008 to 2011
(Appointment by Gov. M. Jodi Rell December 2008)
Member of the Women’s Business Development Council Valley Advisory Board, 2011 to present
Member of the St. Francis-St Hedwig School Principal Search and Selection Committee 2012
1995 to present Principal/Paralegal, ROSSI TITLE COMPANY, LLC Naugatuck, CT