Introducing Your Legislative Council Members ...

District 3



Phil Carroll
Did you know?...
  • Phil used to drive Newtown school children to school as an Owner/Operator but now works for the department of motor vehicles;  Phil helps young adults as well as others take their test to receive their driving permits or driver’s license.
  • Phil grew up in Newtown and attended Sandy Hook School, Middle Gate School and the combined High School/Middle School until the "New High School" was built on Washington Ave. His children also attended Newtown schools.
  • Phil has been known to go hot-rodding on a four wheeler atv, toying with a backhoe, or riding a motorcycle. 




Neil Chaudhary
Did you know?...
  • Neil shaved his head and let his kids paint it like an Easter egg.
  • Neil was asked to provide expert testimony to the NTSB on distracted driving
  • Neil is a member for two standing committees of the National Academy Sciences.
  • Neil was a past member of the Newtown’s Tick-borne Disease Action Committee.



Anthony Filiato
Did you know?...
  • Tony was a Newtown Soccer Club volunteer coach for his children’s recreational teams since his moving to town, until last year when his youngest entered the Travel Soccer program. He has served as Secretary and a member of the Board of Directors of the Club for the past several years.
  • Tony served on the last Charter Revision Commission whose mission was to examine the budget referendum process, specifically the concepts of splitting the Town and School  budgets for the purposes of the voting process and the addition of Advisory Questions to the ballot.    
  • Tony has been a Newtown resident since 2005, married to Catherine for 19 years, and has 3 children (Caitlin, NHS Junior; Tristan, 8th Grade FWS; and Rebecca, 5th Grade Reed)