Joshua M. Broekstra
Board of Education Member
Mr. Broekstra was elected to the Meriden Board of Education in November of 2019. He currently serves on the Finance, Contracts, and Curriculum Committees.
“The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.” –Vince Lombardi
Joshua is a lifelong resident of Meriden. He graduated from Maloney High School in 2001 and Central Connecticut State University in 2005, earning a B.S. degree in International Business with a Finance Focus. His professional career includes almost a decade in the banking industry working for two of Connecticut’s largest banks. He is currently employed by the City of Meriden as an Assistant City Clerk and takes great pride in being able to help and serve the citizens of Meriden on a daily basis.
Mr. Broekstra is also involved in the Meriden community, currently serving as Treasurer of Girl’s Inc., member of the Sons of the American Legion, and current Vice-Chair of the Meriden Transit and Parking Authority.