About Us

Groton Democratic Town Committee July 2017

Groton Democratic Town Committee July 2017

We are Groton residents, Democrats, interested in being active in the local, state and federal government. We recruit residents to run for local office, including Town Council, Board of Education, and Representative Town Meeting, and to serve on local Boards and Commissions… like the Library Board, Recreation, Planning, Zoning, Board of Assessment Appeals, Historic District, Shellfish etc… We raise 6-8 thousand dollars a year to conduct election related activities. We raise donations throughout the year to fund the election of Democrats, your donations are always welcome.

If you’re interested in serving on the GDTC, please contact Conrad F. Heede or Natalie Burfoot-Billing. Conrad can be reached at cfheede@aol.com or (860) 800-4784. Natalie can be reached at natalieburfoot@aol.com or (860) 536-2558.

Groton Democratic Town Committee


Chairman – Conrad F. Heede
Vice Chair – Nancy Mello Miller
Secretary – Wilmer Lambert
Treasurer – John Wirzbicki
Nominating – Natalie Billing


District 1 – Connie Miller, Joe de la Cruz, Tammy Delacruz, Adam J. Puccino, Sr., Roscoe Merritt, Wilmer Lambert, Joseph Baril, Melissa Puccino

District 2 – Syma Ebbin, Patrice Granatosky, Juliette Parker, Betsy Moukawsher, Keith Hedrick, Portia Bordelon, Bev Washington, Doris Pulaski, Joe Zeppieri, Aundre Bumgardner

District 3 – Conrad Heede, Liz Duarte, Paul Duarte, Ted Moukawsher, Lee White, Emma Palzere Rae, Autumn Hanscom, Ann Doyle, Rashaad Carter, Reginald Stanford, Dane Stevenson

District 4 – Nancy Driscoll, Chris Conley, Rosemary Robertson, Lian Obrey, Judith Strode, Shawn Powers, Michael Whitehouse, Douglas Marshall ,Joy Supples

District 5 – Kathy Neugent, Richard Dixon, Anne-Marie Foster, Gary Welles, Juan Melendez, Ann Welles, Melinda Cassiere

District 6 – Natalie Billing, Ellen Buckhorn, Carole McCarthy, Peter Roper, Rita Schmidt, Barbara Tarbox, Dana Semeraro, Kate Richards, Rachael Franco, Kathy Busse, Al Fritzsche, Cutter Oliver, Jeanne N. Baker, Joanne Doyen

District 7 – Liz Porter, Emily Norman, Nancy Mello Miller, Mary von Dorster, John Wirzbicki, Bob Frink, Don Levenson, Clarence Casper, J. Bruce Jones, David Atwater

Non-voting Members

Youth Members – Dan Gaiewski, Youth Outreach Coordinator

Emeriti Members
Ruby Silva, Elissa Wright, Jim Loughlin, Richard Semeraro, Dee Harrell, June Evered, Fred Allen