Term: 12/01/17 - 11/30/21
136 Arden Road, 06708
Commissioner Charles Stango is in his fourth term on the Board of Education, serving as President from 2011 to 2015. Stango currently serves as Chair of the Board’s School Personnel Committee. He is also on the Policy and Legislation Committee and Grievance Committee. In September 2019, Stango achieved the designation of Master Board of Education Member, a prestigious honor from the Connecticut Association Boards of Education.
Stango is a graduate of Waterbury Public Schools. He attended Central Connecticut State University, where earned a degree and certification in Technology Education. Stango taught Technology Education in Waterbury for 35 years and was named Waterbury District Teacher of the Year in 1998 and Connecticut Technology Association Teacher of the Year in 1999. He is a member of the International Technology Education Association, Epsilon Pi Tau (International Society for Technology Education), UNICO Club of Waterbury, Knights of Columbus, Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE) Board of Directors and served as Vice President of the Connecticut Technology Education Association.
Charles is a lifelong resident of Waterbury. He and his wife, Eileen, have two adult children and two granddaughters, who are in college.