Running for position of: Constable
Name: Ruth Nadeau Dwyer
Education: Torrington High School Class of 1997; Fairfield University, Bachelor of Arts in Politics, Magna Cum Laude, Class of 2001; College of William and Mary School of Law, Juris Doctorate, Class of 2004.
Experience: Practicing attorney for 13 years, certified as a Guardian Ad Litem, former President of the Litchfield County Bar Association; Executive Board of the Litchfield Association of Women Attorneys
Family: Child: Robert Dwyer III (will be 3 years old on 9/30); Former husband: Robert F. Dwyer, Jr (lives in Norfolk, attorney, office in Winsted); Parents: Leo and Patricia Nadeau (Leo passed away in 2005; extremely active in veterans organizations in town and the creator of "Veteran's View" on Cable 5); Grandmother: Claire Nadeau (passed away in 2004 - worked at the Venetian Restaurant for over 50 years); 5 sisters (none local): Valerie Bleau (College Park, MD), Catherine Halica (Bridgeport, CT), Maureen Bandanza (Oxford, CT), Michele Nucera (Ellington, CT) and Dawn Caldwell (Salem, NH).