BOARD OF SELECTMEN

The Portland Board of Selectmen consisting of the First Selectman and six (6) other Selectmen are elected at the regular Town election for a term of two (2) years.  Their general powers and duties are governed by the Town Charter, Chapter IV.

The Deputy First Selectman shall serve as Acting First Selectman in the event of the temporary absence or temporary disability of the First Selectman.

Four (4) members of the Board of Selectmen shall constitute a quorum.


Members of the Board of Selectmen
Political Affiliation
Term - 2 years
Susan S. Bransfield - First Selectwoman
Democrat
November 2017-2019
Louis J. Pear - Deputy First Selectman
Democrat November 2017-2019
Michael A. Pelton
Republican November 2017-2019
Edward J. Sharr Jr.
Republican November 2017-2019
Benjamin R. Srb
Democrat
November 2017-2019
James K. Tripp
Democrat November 2017-2019
Ralph R. Zampano
Democrat November 2017-2019