State Representative Lawrence G. Miller combines staunch advocacy for the towns he represents with a strong commitment to the economic, social and environmental well-being of Shelton and Stratford and elsewhere in Connecticut.
Representative Miller was first elected to the state House of Representatives in 1991, and has been re-elected every two years since.
Recognizing Representative Miller’s record of achievement as the House Ranking Member (Republican Leader) on the General Assembly’s Select Committee on Housing, House Republican Leader Lawrence F. Cafero Jr., R-Norwalk, reappointed him to the position for the 2009-2010 legislative sessions.
Representative Miller also was re-appointed to the legislature’s Environment and Energy & Technology committees.
He formerly served on the General Assembly’s Planning and Development, Transportation and Commerce committees.
Representative Miller is a member of the Connecticut Maritime Commission and the Housing Trust Fund Program Advisory Committee.
He served on the Stratford Town Council from 1977 to 1985. He also was a member of the Stratford Planning and Zoning Commission from 1985-1989, and served as chair of the Zoning Commission from 1989 -1993.
Representative Miller is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Stratford Chamber of Commerce, a former United Way volunteer, former chairman of the Bridgeport YMCA Board of managers, and was formerly active with the Stratford YMCA. He is a member of the Catholic Sokols and the Knights of Columbus. He is also a former volunteer with the American Red Cross.
Representative Miller is a graduate of the University of Bridgeport with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He is also a graduate of Warren Harding High School in Bridgeport.
Representative Miller and his wife Mildred have three children, John, Leslie and Andrea.