30+ year resident. Attorney, Law Offices of Melanie P. O’Brien, LLC in Bethel. Current offices held include Vice Chair of The Bethel Board of Education and Chair of the Policy Committee, Connecticut Commission on Children, Women and Seniors, and Bethel Republican Town Committee. Past offices/organizations include Bethel Ethics Commission, Bethel Town Attorney, Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, Girl Scout leader, Bethel public schools classroom volunteer, and Bethel VNA Board Member. Graduate, Skidmore College, Suffolk University Law School. Melanie and her husband, Nick, have four children.