Christa McNamara for Darien's Town Clerk

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Meet Christa:

Christa has lived in Darien for 19 years. She is running for Town clerk, a position in which she is currently skillfully serving as an interim position. She has been married to her husband, John for 19 years and they have three children in high school. She is a graduate of Holy Cross, B.A. and Manhattanville College, M.A.T. 

She has been involved with many other organizations and town functions including:

  • Currently serving as Interim Town Clerk

  • Elected to Selectman, Board of Selectmen, 2019 - 2021

  • Elected to Darien Board of Education, 2013 - 2019

  • Elected to Darien Representative Town Meeting, 2007 - 2013 

  • Volunteered/Involved with: Darien Youth Hockey Association, LISOT Sailing Foundation, New Canaan Country School PTO, Greens Farms Academy PTO, Royle PTO, OPUS for Person-to-Person Board Member, YWCA Parent Awareness Board Member, The Community Fund of Darien, The Darien Foundation, St. Thomas More Women’s Circle

Fun Hobbies: 

Tennis, Sailing, Skiing, Playing Piano

Favorite Quote:

 "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take"  - Wayne Gretzky