Neil Phillips: Board of Education

Neil Phillips

Appointed to the BOE in 2018 to fill a vacancy, Neil currently serves as co-chair of the Finance and Facilities Committee of the BOE. Neil previously served on the Westport Representative Town Meeting (RTM), having first been elected to the RTM in 2013. During his tenure on the RTM, he chaired the Ordinance and Education … Read more

Elaine Arnow: Board of Assessment Appeals

Elaine Arnow

Elaine Arnow has served on Board of Assessment Appeals since 2005. A realtor in Westport with twenty-five years experience, Elaine is a CT native and a longtime resident of the town. She is also a former music teacher in Westport & Weston schools and a former religious school teacher. Arnow received BS and MA degrees … Read more

Candi Savin: Board of Education

Candi Savin

Appointed to the Board of Education in October of 2016, Candi Savin hit the ground running. She quickly emerged as a leading voice in support of the protection and advancement of Westport’s excellent educational programs. Candi’s service has been marked by her ready availability and openness to fellow parents, her thoughtful review and questioning of … Read more

Rob Simmelkjaer: Second Selectman

Rob Simmelkjaer

Rob Simmelkjaer has served as Senior Vice President of NBC Sports Ventures since September of 2011. NBC Sports Ventures is a division of NBC Sports Group, which forms joint venture partnerships and makes minority investments in a wide variety of sports-related businesses. It is headquartered in Stamford, CT. In addition to his executive position, Simmelkjaer … Read more

Brian Stern: Board of Finance

Brian Stern

Brian has served on the Board of Finance since 2009 serving as Chair since November 2015. Brian was employed by Xerox Corporation for over 35 years, beginning as a Finance Director and progressing to become President of four divisions. These divisions included Personal Products, Office Products, Xerox Technology Enterprises, and Xerox Supplies. He retired in … Read more