Name: Terry Rooney
Political Party: Republican
Running for: First Selectman
Education: Masuk High School Class of 1988, studied at Sacred Heart University while employed as a police officer.
Work experience: Owns and operates a local business for over 15 years, a decorated retired Bridgeport police officer, a recipient of the Law Enforcement Courage of CT Award.
Political experience: Incumbent member of the Town Council, chairman of the EMS Building Committee, Town Council liaison to the Police, Parks & Recreation and Economic Development commissions, a former member of the Parks & Recreation Commission and a former member of the Lake Zoar Authority.
Community experience: Committee member of Fighting Angels Org., Board Member Friends of the Jimmy Miller Charity, and a local supporter of Project Warmth and Kids Kreation.
Family: Terry Rooney is a 23 year town resident with family roots in Monroe dating back over 100 years. He and his wife, Nadine, have a son, Conor.
In 500 words or less, what makes you a great candidate for first selectman?