Term: 12/01/17 - 11/30/21
234 Heritage Drive, 06708
Commissioner Thomas Van Stone Sr. has served on the Waterbury Board of Education for six years. He has an advanced degree in Organizational Management from Fairfield University. Van Stone Sr. also holds undergraduate degrees from Fairfield University, Post University and Waterbury State Technical College. He currently serves as Chairman of the Curriculum Committee.
Van Stone Sr. has been employed at Sikorsky Aircraft, a Lockheed Martin Company, for over 38 years. He is a Program Manager for the Canadian Maritime Helicopter Program. His community service includes over 35 Years as a track official and committee member for the Special Olympics CT Games and over 30 years coaching youth athletics. For his volunteer work, Van Stone Sr. was recognized as a Hopes Honoree by the Archdiocese of Hartford and is the recipient of the United Technology Corporate Volunteer of the Year Award.
He has been married to his wife, Kathy, for 39 years, and they have three sons and daughter-in-laws and seven grandchildren.