Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill will be the Wilton Kiwanis Club’s guest speaker at its Wednesday meeting on May 11 at WEPCO. She will talk about the activities of her office and plans she has for improving opportunities to vote in Connecticut. Wilton’s own Peggy Reeves is a senior member of her staff and will also be joining the Kiwanians for lunch.
Merrill, a Democrat, was elected to her second term as Connecticut's 73rd secretary of the state on Nov. 4, 2014. As Connecticut’s chief elections official and business registrar, she has focused on modernizing Connecticut’s elections and business services and improving access to public records.