Kevin Gardiner Democrat Board of Finance candidate Wilton Age: 37 Incumbent: No Current job: SVP of Operations\/Talivity, Inc. Education: Bryant University, University of Connecticut post-graduate. The most important issue in this election: Ensure that the Board of Education is sufficiently funded to make sure the quality of education is maintained or increased. Other issues: Ensure that all town departments spend money as efficiently as possible, while still providing the level of service desired by the community. Family: I live in Wilton with my wife of 12 years, 7-year-old daughter, and 4-year-old son. Previous elected offices, community group affiliations: Energy Commission Vice Chair and Secretary.