Barbara Manville – Alternate



Barbara Manville-Planning and Zoning Alternate


I am a candidate for Planning & Zoning Commission Alternate. The Commission is responsible for promoting the orderly and coordinated development of Newtown. With a dedicated and focused work ethic, I will work toward balancing commercial and residential development with Newtown’s rural, small town culture.

Professional Experience:

Diversified accounting and finance background with experience in various industries.

MBA, Sacred Heart University

BS in Accounting, Bryant University

Public Service:

    Current:   Girl Scouts, Assistant Leader

Newtown Action Alliance, Treasurer

The Newtown Foundation, Treasurer

Wesley Learning Center, Board Member

Newtown United Methodist Church, Various positions

Prior:       BSA Cub Scouts, Den Leader

Newtown High School Band Parents, Member

Newtown High School PTSA, Member

Sandy Hook School PTA, Secretary

Women’s Center of Greater Danbury, Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault  Hotline


My husband Jim and I have lived in Newtown for over 20 years and have two grown sons that attended Newtown schools.