State Representative Tammy Nuccio proudly represents the 53rd General Assembly District, which encompasses Ashford, Tolland, and Willington. She was elected to her first term in November 2020.
Rep. Nuccio serves as a member of the legislature’s Finance, Insurance, and Commerce Committees. The Finance Committee has jurisdiction over all matters relating to finance, revenue, capital bonding, fees and taxation; the Insurance Committee has cognizance of all matters relating to insurance law and real estate law; and the Commerce Committee handles all matters relating to the Department of Economic and Community Development and Connecticut Innovations, Incorporated. In addition, she sits on the Screening Committee, a select committee that reviews all legislation introduced in the chamber.
Nuccio was an early co-sponsor and helped lead her Republican colleagues in passage of House Bill 6588. The bill formally established Nuccio’s proposed Mental Health Service Provider Task Force, allowing lawmakers to identify and eliminate roadblocks preventing more mental health service providers from participating in provider networks. Nuccio was later appointed to serve on the task force by House Minority Leader Rep. Vincent Candelora.
Rep. Nuccio is a financial analyst for Cigna and an elected member of the Tolland Town Council. She has more than 30 years of experience in finance and is active within the community. Most notably, she has been involved with the Tolland Senior Center, Tolland Soccer, Saint Matthew’s Church and is a sitting board member on the Eastern Highland Health District.
Nuccio holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Bay Path University. She is a 35 year resident of Tolland where she resides with her husband and three daughters.