Reps. Klarides, Klarides-Ditria “Women Who Lead” Panelist

Posted on March 22, 2019 by jencusato


HARTFORD – State Representatives Themis Klarides and Nicole Klarides-Ditria were invited to speak on the  “Women Who Lead” Panel by the Commission on Equity and Opportunity and the Commission on Women, Children and Seniors on Friday. The topic of the panel was “The Multigenerational Impact of Women that”.

Reps. Klarides, Klarides-Ditria and the other panelist spoke to young women about their experiences and how they became leaders.

Rep. Klarides said “The active role that these young women are

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Greater Employment Opportunities for Individuals Fighting Substance Abuse

Posted on March 18, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


HARTFORD – The state legislature’s Labor Committee moved legislation forward that will help individuals recovering from substance abuse find quality employment opportunities. The legislation, co-sponsored by Republican Leader Themis Klarides (R-Derby) and State Representative Christie Carpino (R-Cromwell), was approved to go to the House of Representatives as a result of the committee’s vote on the bill.

Representative Klarides explained, “It’s important to consider all available resources when it

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Representatives Themis Klarides and Nicole Klarides-Ditria Tour Derby High School Advanced Manufacturing Program

Posted on March 12, 2019 by jencusato


The first of its kind high school Advanced Manufacturing program in the State of Connecticut

HARTFORD, CT. March 11, 2019, – Connecticut State Representatives Themis Klarides and Nicole Klarides-Ditria toured the facilities of the Derby High School Advanced Manufacturing Program.  The program is a direct collaboration with Housatonic Community College.  This program is the first of its kind in a Connecticut high school.

Students who enroll in the Advanced Manufacturing Program will earn both Derby

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