Elaine Lang

Nominations Chair

Current Office: Nominations Chair and Search Co-Chair SDTC

Why I serve? One of the best qualities of Simsbury is the way the town is governed significantly by local resident volunteers -- it's an honor to help people get involved in leading!

Past or present Boards/Commisions/Volunteer work:

  • President, Simsbury Historical Society, 2013-2016
  • Member, MLK Day Planning Committee, 2014-present
  • Selectwoman, Town of Simsbury, 2015-2017
  • Member, Hometown Hero Selection Committee, 2016-present
  • Member, Design Review Board, 2017-present

Employment History:

  • Public Relations and Communications
  • Freelance Magazine Writer and Journalist
  • Mental Health Clinician


  • Simsbury High School Class of 1987
  • Colby College BA:  Government, Economics
  • Catholic University of America MA:  Constitutional Law
  • University of Saint Joseph MA:  Clinical Mental Health Counseling